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  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: Boldness in Business; Lord Karan Bilimoria CBE

    Date: 25 January 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ

    Lord Karan Bilimoria CBE, Chairman of Cobra Beer Partnership, will deliver a lecture on 'Boldness in Business' as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series.

  • Western Daily Press Business Guide 2017 Breakfast Launch

    Date: 26 January 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, Frenchay Campus

    This event is to launch the Western Daily Press Business Guide 2017 and will bring together key business leaders for a networking breakfast.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: Future of work and organisations; Peter Cheese

    Date: 01 February 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre (ECC), BS34 8QZ

    Peter Cheese, Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) will deliver a lecture on the Future of Work and Organisations.

    In this lecture Peter will discuss the changing context of work and organisations and the impact on business thinking and leadership.

    He will also explain the need for building human centric organisations and understanding corporate cultures'.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: The future of brands in a post truth world; Paul Geddes

    Date: 08 February 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ

    Paul Geddes CEO, Direct Line Insurance Group, will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series entitled:"The future of brands in a post truth world".

  • The Centre for Applied Legal Research 2017 Annual Lecture: Tunde Okewale MBE 'Nobody Rises to Low Expectations'

    Date: 09 February 2017
    Venue: ECC Lecture Theatre, Frenchay Campus, UWE

    A dialogue, which explores the soft bigotry of low expectations in the following ways: it's definition and applicability in modern society, the impact it has in relation to gender and ethnicity and how it has played a role in disaffected communities.

  • Start-Up Drinks Bristol

    Date: 21 February 2017
    Venue: Engine Shed, Bristol

    Run jointly by UWE Bristol and University of Bristol, Start-Up Drinks is a fantastic opportunity for students, start-ups, and professionals to informally network. Come along whether you are looking for a start-up partners, people to share ideas with, or just to meet and talk with like-minded people.

  • Brexit: Article 50 TEU and the British Constitution

    Date: 22 February 2017
    Venue: Room 4B021, Frenchay Campus

    The Centre for Applied Legal Research is organising a debate on Brexit, focusing on Article 50 TEU and the British Constitution.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: Mobilising the power of data to help Britain; John Pullinger

    Date: 22 February 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ

    John Pullinger, Chief Executive, UK Statistics Authority, will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series entitled: "Mobilising the power of data to help Britain (and the world) make better decisions."

  • Does AI pose a threat to society?

    Date: 01 March 2017
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, UWE Bristol

    This event is part of the British Academy's season on Robotics, AI and Society

    The idea of a robotic takeover - a staple of Hollywood sci-fi - taps into the fear that machines will eventually surpass humans in general intelligence. Yet does artificial intelligence really pose a risk to society, especially when current technology is nowhere near those science fiction scenarios and when AI actually offers many opportunities, in areas ranging from transportation to medicine?

  • Little Shop of Horrors - UWE Musical 2017

    Date: 08 March - 11 March 2017
    Venue: Redgrave Theatre - Percival Road, Clifton, BRISTOL, BS8 3LE

    Little Shop of Horrors is a comedy, rock horror musical that opened off Broadway in the early 1980s. Join us in a gory but humorous sci-fi story with a 1960s pop/rock score, to find out how Seymour's dream of romance, fame and riches turns into a nightmare.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: Post-Globalism; Baroness Shriti Vadera, PC

    Date: 08 March 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ

    Baroness Shriti Vadera, PC, Chair, Santander UK, will deliver a lecture entitled 'Post-Globalism' as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series.

  • Start-Up Drinks Bristol

    Date: 21 March 2017
    Venue: Engine Shed, Bristol

    Run jointly by UWE Bristol and University of Bristol, Start-Up Drinks is a fantastic opportunity for students, start-ups, and professionals to informally network. Come along whether you are looking for a start-up partners, people to share ideas with, or just to meet and talk with like-minded people.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: Vincent de Rivaz CBE, CEO, EDF Energy

    Date: 22 March 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ

    Vincent de Rivaz CBE, Chief Executive Officer, EDF Energy, will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series.

  • University Singers and Symphony Orchestra : 70th Anniversary of Bristol twinning links with Hannover and Bordeaux

    Date: 26 March 2017
    Venue: Colston Hall - Colston Street, BRISTOL, BS1 5AR

    The University Singers and Symphony Orchestra in a varied programme of German and French works celebrating the 70th Anniversary of the twinning link between Bristol and its two first partner cities, Hannover and Bordeaux.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Address: Susanna Dinnage, President and Managing Director, Discovery Networks UK

    Date: 29 March 2017
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ

    Susanna Dinnage, President & Managing Director, Discovery Networks UK and International Content, will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series.

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