School of Business and Economics

Events


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Winter Graduation Reception 2015

In celebration of your achievements during your time here at the School of Business and Economics, we are delighted to invite you and your family to a celebratory drinks reception, immediately following the graduation ceremony.

14 December 2015



George Magnus

A Bear in a China Shop: George Magnus lecture

Leading independent economist, commentator and author George Magnus will be discussing China's economic slowdown and what it means for the rest of us.

18 November 2015



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New book launch: The Intelligent Organisation

John Beckford's new book, The Intelligent Organisation, will be launched at this exciting event, with the author on hand plus some very special guests from industry.

12 November 2015



Professor Michael Myers

2nd Mid-career workshop for IS/IM academics

Professor Mike Myers will be leading the 2nd Mid-career CIM workshop for IS/IM academics on getting published.

28 October 2015



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Shazam's Andrew Fisher on campus to speak as part of CIM's Distinguished Speaker Series

Andrew Fisher, Executive Chairman of the global music identification app Shazam, will be coming onto campus to speak at next month's Distinguished Speaker Lecture Series, organised by the Centre for Information Management.

22 September 2015



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1st European Health and Social Care Service Innovation Symposium

The 1st European Health and Social Care Service Innovation Symposium, organised by the Centre for Service Management, comprises featured presenters from across the globe with a focus on the issue of service innovation.

11 September 2015



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Town centres seminar: The future of the high street

The Town Centres Research Interest Group have organised a seminar on the future of the high street in the UK, with leaders from the retailing sector on campus for the event.

18 June 2015



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Calling all graduands! Summer graduation dates confirmed

All SBE students set to graduate this summer will find details of the ceremony and reception here. Please sign up to book your seat at the post-ceremony reception.

16 July 2015



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The Problem of Dying Whilst Resilient: Performing Disaster Response and Recovery

The Emergency Management RIG has organised a thought-provoking seminar on resilience, focussing on the UK's policies on emergency management and recovery, led by Dr Charlotte Heath-Kelly from Warwick University.

29 April 2015



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Global perspectives on collaboration and shared services in higher education - forum 22 April 2015

This forum will focus on collaboration and shared services in HE, looking at the global efficiency agenda, the US's public sector practice, 'co-petition' and the modelling of the costs and benefits of collaboration between UK HEIs.

22 April 2015



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MBA Conference - Innovation

Our 2015 conference will focus on Innovation – how it can be encouraged, initiated and developed, personally and in an organisational context.

27 April 2015



Organising the unorganisable? Voices from the bottom up

Organising the unorganisable? Voices from the bottom up: Researchers and Activists Forum on Precarious Work

23 April 2015



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SBE PhD Showcase 2015

Following the success of the previous two events, we are happy to announce this year’s SBE PhD showcase.

23 April 2015



SBE Masters Open Day - 25th March 2015

The School is running a Masters Open Day on March 25th to introduce our exciting new range of Masters programmes.

25 March 2015



Dr Gillian Ragsdell

Free event: Knowledge Management in the Voluntary Sector

Dr Gillian Ragsdell, along with colleagues at the Centre for Information Management and experts at voluntary organisations, are running a free event showcasing the benefits of knowledge management for all organisations - opened by MP Nicky Morgan

1 April 2015



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Become an angel investor: Minerva showcase event

In partnership with Minerva Business Angels Network, the School of Business and Economics is holding a free special event on March 24th to showcase the merits and practicalities of becoming an angel investor.

24 March 2015



Professor Tom Jackson

Professor Tom Jackson's inaugural lecture

Director of the Centre for Information Management and a leading figure internationally in the field of information and knowledge management, Professor Tom Jackson will be presenting his research into IM at his inaugural lecture on February 4th.

4 February 2015



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What is flood risk? Emergency Management RIG seminar February 13th

The Emergency Management Research Interest Group seminar on 13th February will be on flood risk and how

13 February 2015



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MBA Masterclass: The Transformation of Business Support Services

A new MBA Masterclass will beheld on February 25th providing an in-depth look into the running of Shell Plc's business support services, and an overall investigation of the change of support services worldwide.

25 February 2015



Angus Laing and John Cadogan at the 2013 SBE Awards Dinner

SBE Awards Dinner 2015

The School's annual Awards Dinner is taking place on Wednesday, February 25th with achievement awards going to three distinguished alumni and several School staff members.

25 February 2015



Sir Charles Bean

The Future of Monetary Policy, with Sir Charles Bean

Sir Charles Bean, recently the Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy at the Bank of England, will give a free public lecture on March 10th about the future of monetary policy - a must for anyone interested in economics and the UK's economy.

10 March 2015



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What's on the Road Ahead? The Dell Approach

The forthcoming Distinguished Speaker Series, organised by the Centre for Information Management, welcomes Chris Miller, Dell Software Group's Executive Director

11 March 2015



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Centre for Professional Work and Society Research Showcase

The Centre for Professional Work and Society invites you to join them at this research showcase event where members will be discussing their latest research and its relevance to working life and society.

18 March 2015