Reaction editor, Maggie Pagano, is chairing a Business Question Time together with vocL, a not-for-profit organisation working with the next generation of business leaders to support them become more engaged in the challenging social and economic issues of the day. 

It’s a star-studded panel which includes Jurgen Maier, co-founder of vocL and former chief of Siemens in the UK, James Timpson, chief executive of Timpson Ltd and chair of the Prison Reform Trust and a Tate trustee, Bim Afolami, MP for Hitchin and Harpenden, Riddhi Karambelkar, head of manufacturing engineering at Brompton Bicycle and Ben Horn, digital director at Crystal Doors. 

The event is being held at 5pm on 12 October live via Zoom, and readers of Reaction are more than welcome to join in what promises to be a lively debate looking at everything from energy policy to skills training. Register here.