Friday 7 March 2008, 09:00 - Sunday 9 March 2008, 17:00
Lancaster University Management School
Lancaster University Management School is host to the first university-based Entrepreneurial Summit, organised by Lancaster University Young Entrepreneurs Society (LUYES). The three-day Summit brings students, business professionals, entrepreneurs and enterprise organisations together from the UK, Belgium and France to provide a platform on which individuals can network and build invaluable links.
Friday 7 March 2008, 16:00
LUMS, LT 11
In 2003, Strategic Systems Solutions set up an office in China to employ experienced IT staff in direct competition with Indian IT outsourcing companies; in 4 years it has grown from just 3 recruits to over 300 staff. Andrew Porter was General Manager of Strategic Systems Solutions' Chinese subsidiary from 2003 to 2005; he will talk about the company's reasons for going to China, their experience there, the problems they encountered, and the strategies they developed.
Friday 14 March 2008, 20:30
Electra Palace Hotel
Dr Niall Hayes, MSc ITMOC Programme Director, will be visiting Athens in March. He will be hosting an ITMOC alumni reunion on Friday 14th March, to which all ITMOC graduates in the area are invited.
Tuesday 18 March 2008, 18:30
OU Regional Office, Manchester
LUMS Alumni are invited to an Open University Business School seminar event - The Leadership Challenge, with guest speaker Peter Kennedy.
Tuesday 18 March 2008, 19:30
Novotel, Siam Square
Dr Caroline Elliott, Lecturer in Economics and Director of the Masters Programmes in Management, will be visiting Bangkok in March. As part of her visit she would very much like to meet with LUMS Economics and MSc Management graduates in Thailand, and so we are arranging an informal evening reunion.
Thursday 20 March 2008, 19:00
Les Suites Taipei Hotel - Da An
Dr Caroline Elliott, Lecturer in Economics and Director of the Masters Programmes in Management, will be visiting Taipei in March. As part of her visit she would very much like to meet with LUMS Economics and MSc Management graduates in Taiwan, and so we are arranging an informal evening reunion.
Thursday 20 March 2008, 20:00
Eden Park Restaurant, Bangalore
To coincide with the visit of Dr Paul Devadoss, Lecturer in Management Science, there will be an informal alumni reunion in Bangalore at 8pm on Thursday 20th March.
Wednesday 26 March 2008, 12:00
The Flying Start Programme for the Northern Way is the first programme of its kind specifically for final year students and graduates who are planning to start a business based in North East, North West or Yorkshire and Humberside within the next 12 months.
Thursday 27 March 2008, 19:00
Coriander Leaf Restaurant
LUMS Alumni in Singapore are invited to an informal evening reunion on Thursday 27th March. This reunion is to coincide with the visit to Singapore of Dr Paul Devadoss, Lecturer in Management Science, who will be hosting the event.
Saturday 29 March 2008, 20:00
Ramada Hotel, Frankfurt
LUMS Alumni in Frankfurt are invited to an informal evening reunion on Saturday 29th March. This reunion is to coincide with the visit of Catherine Henderson, Masters Programmes in Management Manager, who will be hosting the event.