Global talent event
Creating positive change, by Paul Polman, CEO Unilever

Guest speakers

Enhancing your learning through a programme of additional activities is an important part of the programme. The One Planet MBA includes:

Our speaker programme for this academic year is shown below. We regularly update our speaker programme throughout the year with new guest speakers and events so please revisit regularly for the latest information.

SpeakerTitleDate

Jasper Westaway, Entrepreneur

Getting a Business of the Ground 23rd May 2017

Peter Stockman, Lloyds Banking  Group

Sources of Finance 23rd May 2017

Jessica O'Riordan, Stphen Scown Solicitors

Intellectual Property 22nd May 2017

Nick Sprague, Founder & CEO Cobell Ltd.

Entrapreneurial & Intrapreneurial Mindet collaborator 22nd May 2017

Joe Pearce, Business Support Manager, Innovation Centre University of Exeter

Developing Business Plans 22nd May 2017

Caryn Vanstone, Lacerta Consulting

Leading Resilient Organisations 29th May to 2nd June 2017

Iain Davies, visiting Professor University of Bath

Business to Business Marketing 16th & 17th May 2017

David Fry, Brian in Hand

Client Management Models 11th May 2017

David Potter, EY

Client Management Skills 11th May 2017

Oliver Blackwell, Industial Designer

Entrapreneurial & Intrapreneurial Mindet collaborator 9th & 10th May 2017

Peter Clough, Co Founder & Principal at Europa Capital

Entrepreneurial talk & mock interviewer 8th May 2017

Christopher Hunt, Controlled Frenzy Ltd.

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborator 28th to 31st March 2017

Rob Glover, Tech Exeter

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborator 28th to 31st March 2017

Andy Leonard Myers, Director, Devon Drones

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborator 30th March 2017

Charlotte Collyer, FabLab

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborator 28th March 2017

Andy Stanford Clark, Master Inventor, IBM 

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborator 29th March 2017

Michael Saunby, Met Office

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborator 28th to 31st March 2017

Simon Melshore, Ian Woodbridge, 2. times Do

Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution collaborators 28th to 31st March 2017

Nick Parker, Julian Wilson, Lee Norburn, Now Lab

Reinventing Organisations workshop 30th March 2017

Karren Brook, Azzure Ltd.

Leading Consciously in the New Era of Work 29th March 2017

Soraya Abdel Hadi, Sustainability, writer, artist (MBA Alumna 2016)

The Self: An Creative Exploration Leading 28th March 2017

Sean Connolly, CEO of Egremont Group Ltd.

A story of Global Transformation 24th March 2017

Simon Greenberg, Global Head of Rights, News Corp

Leading in a Global Context 24th March 2017

Greg Edwards, HSBC

Why a Global Mindset Matters 23rd March 2017

Dennis Kerslake, Merryck Consulting,

Coaching Senior Leaders in a Global Context 23rd March 2017

Julia Middleton, CEO, Common Purpose

Cultural Intelligence, keynote speaker MBA Global Talent Event, Markell International, London 23rd March 2017

Mike Jordan, Enterprise Portfolio Manager, SAP

Generating Insights through Deeper Analytics 14th March 2017

Nick Matthew, Production Manager, Eaton

The Consultancy Project from a Client Perspective 13th March 2017

Laura Zuluaga, Associate Research Fellow, University of Exeter (MBA Alumna 2014)

The Consultancy Project from a Student Perspective 13th March 2017

Diane Hayman, Marketing Manager, Parator Ltd. (MBA Alumna 2014)

The Consultancy Project from a Student Perspective 13th March 2017

Jamie Stewart, Exeter Leadership Partners

Client Management Skills 13th March 2017

Sam Delbaere, Company Director Transition Tradition Ltd.

The Consultancy Project from a Client Perspective 13th March 2017

Michale Topham, Hines

Leadership Insights 6th March 2017

Jamie Cole, IBM

Internet of Things & Cognitive Computing 21st February 2017

Alastair Ross, Codexx

Responsible Innovation 9th February 2017

Tim Jones, Programme Director, Future Agenda Project

Working at the innovation frontier 8th February 2017

Jack Romero, International Entrepreneur

Flying High 13th January 2017

Sue Riddlestone, BioRegional

An Entrepreneur's Story 13th January 2017

David Hoare, Retail Director, Hall & Woodhouse

New Concept Development 12th January 2017

Kresse Wesling, Elvis & Kresse

A Fire Hose Adventure 12th January 2017

Oliver Blackwell, Chartered Industrial Designer

Creativity and Innovation 11th January 2017

Gabriel Wondrausch, Sungift Solar Ltd.

A Rising Adventure 11th January 2017

Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever

Breakfast with Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever 17th December 2016

Ken Webster, Head of Innovation, Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Keynote Speaker at the One Planet MBA 5th Anniversary Celebration 16th December 2016

Gavin Warner, Director Sustainable Business Unilever

The One Planet MBA Corporate Challenge: "Driving a shift towards a more circular economy" 12th-16th December 2016

Richard Eckley, Senior Investment Analyst, Crowd Cube

The Future of FinTech 9 December 2016

Andrew North, Engagement Manager, Co-op UK

Co-ops: Past, Present and Future 8 December 2016

Trevor Worth, OPMBA Alumnus, Portcullis Legal

Business Model Innovation 7 December 2016

Kate Few-Singh, Director of Income Generation, Hospiscare

Assignment Partner 6 December 2016

Erinch Sahan, Acting Head Private Sector Team, Campaigns & Policy, Oxfam GB

Assignment Partner 6 December 2016

Ciara Eastell, CEO Libraries Unlimited

Steve Turner, Head of Commercial & Innovation Libraries Unlimited

Business Doing Well and Doing Good 6 December 2016

Georgie Morris, BLAB

Business Doing Well and Doing Good 6 December 2016

Alexandra Florea, Marks & Spencer

M&S - Translating Value to the Customer 6 December 2016

Ryan Sheppard, Vice President, Content Strategy, Production and Promotion, Thomson Reuters

  28 November 2016

Mike Bernard, Head, Portfolio Marketing, IBM Europe

What Makes a Good Leader? 14 November 2016

Alistair Banks, Director, Optix Solutions

Social Media Marketing 21 October 2016

Emmanuel Lulin, Senior VP and Chief Ethics Office, L'Oreal Paris 

How Ethics Shapes the Way L'Oreal does business 20 October 2016

Tony Roxburgh, Economics Advisor, WWF UK 

Global Challenges: Risks to Business 20 September 2016

Prof Stephan Harrison, Climate Risk,

Climate Cgange Risk Management 20 September 2016

Athena Peppes, Economist, Accenture

Global Economic Cgallenges 20 September 2016

Dr Martin Rosbson, Lecturer in Strategic Studies, Strategy & Security Institute, University of Exeter

Global Challenges Geo Political 20 September 2016

Robin Gaddum, Associate Partner Resilience, IBM

Technological Risk 21 September 2016

Erinch Sahan, Acting Head Private Sector Team, Campaigns & Policy, Oxfam GB

Global Societal Challenges, a view from Oxfam 21 September 2016

Dan Morey, Innovation Manager, Fairtrade Foundation

Fairtrade and Innovation 21 September 2016

Chris Hewitt, Head of Climate Service Development, MET office

Climate Resilience 21 September 2016

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