Business School Conference

Birkbeck

April 17

Birkbeck Clore Management Centre

5:00pm - 5:15pm – Registration

5:15pm – 6:00pm - Welcome Talk, Special Guest/Keynote Speaker from industry & Business School Current Students

6:00 - 7:00pm - Head to the room of your choice to engage in these exciting topics:

* Accounting and finance - Ellen Yu on “ESG disclosure, cross-listing, and cost of equity.”

* Economics - Andy Ross, a former Deputy Director in the Government Economic Service, will delve into his book ‘How to be a successful Economist’.

* Marketing -  Ammar Sammour on "Luxury Brand Analysis: Utilising Brand Big Data to Understand Customer Impressions towards the Brand."

* Business, strategy and analytics - Xiaming Liu on 'Firm Internationalisation from Emerging to Developed Market.

* People, work and organisations - Mark Stringer on 'What do we mean when we talk about 'work' in the 21st Century?

* Management, innovation and entrepreneurship - Geoff Walters on "The case for independent regulation in the professional football industry."

7:00pm – 7:45pm - Networking session – Refreshments – chance to mingle with fellow students, academics and current students (Team Birkbeck Ambassadors) mingling with guests.