The inaugural Ronald Reagan Lecture was hosted in February 2015 thanks to the generosity of the businessman, philanthropist and academic, Dr Peter Cruddas, at CMC Markets in the City of London. The speakers were:
- Ed Meese, 75th Attorney General of the United States and former Chief of Staff to Ronald Reagan when he was Governor of California;
- Ron Nehring, former Chairman of the California Republican Party & former GOP candidate for Lieutenant-Governor of California;
- Katie Pavlich, New York Times bestselling author, editor of TownHall.com and presenter on Fox News.