Wilton Park Address

Our Address provides the opportunity for informal exchange between the most senior figures involved in global affairs and selected guests from our network, including ambassadors, UK parliamentarians, policy-makers across government departments, policy analysts and opinion leaders, academics and non-governmental organisations. The address is usually on the record, and covered by broadcast and print media.

The 2015 Address, by HE Mr Ahmet Davutoğlu, Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey will speak on Turkey’s role in responding to regional and global challenges:
an ethical and strategic perspective.

The 2012 Address, by His Excellency Dr Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, President of the Republic of Indonesia, focused on ‘Indonesia’s role as a regional and global actor’. The President was accompanied by a Ministerial and business delegation, including the Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs.

His Excellency Mr Abdullah Gül, President of the Republic of Turkey, delivered the inaugural Wilton Park address, entitled ‘Historic transition in the Middle East and its impact on global politics’, as part of his official three-day State Visit to the UK in November 2011.