We host an extensive guest speaker programme featuring practitioners and academic experts, covering a rich spectrum of topics including finance, entrepreneurship, climate change, and corporate governance.

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October
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TBC

CEO Overconfidence and the Value of Corporate Cash Holdings

📅5th October 2016
16:00
📅 To be confirmed

👤Professor Nihat Aktas
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📅5th Oct 2016
16:00

CEO Overconfidence and the Value of Corporate Cash Holdings

Professor Nihat Aktas - Chair of Mergers and Acquisitions - WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management
Accounting and Finance Seminar Series

📅6th Oct 2016
14:00

Determination of Synthetic Indicators using a Double Reference Point Multi-criteria Scheme

Dr Francisco Ruiz - Professor of Quantitative Methods for Economy - The University of Málaga
Dr Francisco Ruiz will present his paper ‘Determination of Synthetic Indicators using a Double Reference Point Multicriteria Scheme’ with José Manuel Cabello (Málaga), Blanca Pérez Gladish (Oviedo) and Analía Cano (Málaga).

📅6th Oct 2016
18:00

Scottish Business in Africa Forum (SBIAF) Investing in Water: The Governance Challenge

Anton Earle - Director, African Regional Centre - Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) (et al.)
Join the SBIAF to explore the topic of investing in water and addressing the governance challenges it poses.

📅6th Oct 2016
18:00

Edinburgh Alumni Networking Reception

An informal business networking event in Edinburgh open to all University of Edinburgh Business School alumni in the area.

📅7th Oct 2016
14:00

Quality, Involvement, Flow: The Systemic Organization

Dr Domenico Lepore - Co-founder - Intelligent Management Inc. Canada (et al.)
The speakers will present their book ‘Quality, Involvement, Flow: The Systemic Organization’ by Domenico Lepore, Angela Montgomery and Giovanni Siepe.

📅11th Oct 2016
12:15

AlphaSights

With a variety of international opportunities, AlphaSights are visiting the Business School as a follow up to their attendance at the Careers Fair.

📅11th Oct 2016
18:30

The Touch Bionics story: from startup to exit

Ian Stevens - CEO - Touch Bionics
This is the second event of three in our "Brexit and other exits" series.

📅12th Oct 2016
17:00

QS World Grad School Tour - Oslo

Visit our stand at the QS World Grad School Tour event in Oslo to find out more about our exciting range of MSc and MBA programmes.

📅12th Oct 2016
18:30

The Role of Asset Owners in the Market for Investment Research

Alistair Haig - Early Career Fellow in Finance - University of Edinburgh Business School (et al.)
Fiduciary capitalists, such as leading pension plans, can be influential in aligning the interests of asset management firms with their clients. Despite numerous conflicts of interest in the research we find little action has been taken by asset owners. In this presentation, we propose explanations and make recommendations to asset owners and their clients.

📅13th Oct 2016
09:00

Digital Leadership Masterclass

Dr Jim Hamill - Director - Future Digital Leaders
The changes brought about by the internet over the last twenty years are nothing compared to what is to come over the next few years. No industry, no organisation is immune from the threat of digital disruption and with labour markets being transformed by artificial intelligence and automation, no individual is immune. A new breed of senior executive is required to drive digital transformation - Digital Business Leaders. Is your organisation ready for digital change? Are you ready?

📅13th Oct 2016
18:00

Oslo Alumni Networking Reception

An informal business networking event in Oslo, Norway, open to all University of Edinburgh Business School alumni in the area.

📅14th Oct 2016
16:00

MSc Human Resource Management / International Human Resource Management Alumni event

HRM / IHRM Alumni event University of Edinburgh Business School

📅15th Oct 2016
15:00

QS World Grad School Tour - London

Visit our stand at the QS World Grad School Tour event in London to find out all you need to know about our exciting range of MSc and MBA programmes.

📅18th Oct 2016
17:00

Jubilee Lecture 2016: Bringing culture to the heart of business

Angela Seymour-Jackson - Managing Director - AEGON (Workplace Solutions)
Angela Seymour-Jackson, Managing Director of AEGON (Workplace Solutions) will be taking us through the journey of her most unlikely career, and what she’s learnt about the part culture plays within organisations in making or breaking a project, from marketing campaigns to mergers and acquisitions.

📅19th Oct 2016
14:00

EY How to pass a Telephone Interview (or any interview!)

EY will be offering insights and practical examples of how to manage interviews.

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