The Defence Secretary Ben Wallace is one of a top panel of leading military experts and commentators at the historic venue of Bush House for the Defence of Europe Conference, co-hosted by Reaction and King’s College London.

The conference taking place today is tackling the big questions of European foreign and defence policy following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. He will be joined by Ukraine’s ambassador to the UK, Vadym Prystaiko.

Wallace is in conversation with Professor John Gearson of King’s. Sir Lawrence Freedman, Emeritus Professor of War Studies at KCL. Renowned historian Professor Niall Ferguson will be interviewed by KCL’s Professor John Bew.

Panellists include best-selling author Tim Marshall, FT columnist Merryn Somerset-Webb, and General Sir Adrian John Bradshaw, former Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe.

Watch the conference here.