Events and Networks

  • Smart, engaging talks from leadership experts to an invited audience bi-monthly
  • Immediate, high level takeaways for managers, specialists and leaders
  • Peer to peer networking with leaders and managers in other sectors and organisations
  • Opportunity to be involved in exclusive events and discover cutting edge-innovation in business

Our network meetings are open to all.

You can book via the links below or register your interest in our mailing list at

Past Events

  • 22nd April 2021
    D&I - Pandemic Opportunity for Women in Marketing

    Dr Haseeb Shabbir will be interviewing another inspirational speaker and advocate for D&I in marketing, Maria Andrews, Director, Women in Marketing CIC. Maria and Haseeb will be exploring the negative and most importantly the positive outcomes for women in marketing roles as we emerge from the pandemic, reflecting on the growth of WiM Global Awards

  • 14th April 2021
    April Business Breakfast

    Businesses face a changing environment characterised by the rapid advance of globalisation, new competitors, the diversification of demand and not forgetting the impact of the pandemic. For SMEs, in particular, innovative capabilities may be hindered by lack of capacity for Research and Development (R&D) activities & development of organisational strategies for managing potential innovation processes.

  • 31st March 2021
    Digital Mindsets

    This seminar provides an understanding of how organisations make decisions in complex real-world settings, and to learn how to support those processes. Four key features of modern decision making includes: dynamic and continually changing conditions, real-time reactions to these changes, ill-defined goals and ill-structured tasks, and knowledgeable people.

  • 30th March 2021
    Regulating Tech Giants

    A special look into how to regulate tech giants; This webinar will look into the recent controversy surrounding Facebook’s public battle to monetise the news, Uber’s court battle on employers rights, and the ever-increasing monopoly that Facebook and Google have over our personal data.

  • 26th March 2021
    Hull Law School Mediation Centre Launch Event

    The University of Hull Law School is relaunching its Mediation Centre with an exciting foundational contract with Hull City Council to assist with their complaint procedure. with a special keynote speaker, The Right Honorable Sir Geoffrey Vos, Master of the Rolls.

  • 9th December 2020
    December Breakfast Briefing
    Hull University Business School

    Innovation and transformation, what does this mean in reality for business? We take a deeper look on how companies and businesses can implement real change and generate a culture of innovation across their workforce and senior management.

  • 16th September 2020
    September Breakfast Briefing
    Hull University Business School

    To start the next academic year, our next Breakfast Briefing will look at the global state of SME export/import environment and how recent global politics, pandemics and economies have affected growth.

  • 15th July 2020
    June Breakfast Briefings

    Our first virtual Business Breakfast were we be looking at the most recent research carried out by Hull University Business School and the Centre for Human Factors . with experts in occupational stress risk who have conducted an exploration of the experiences of UK employees in adapting to the changes in working practices as a result of Covid-19.

  • 11th March 2020
    March Breakfast Briefing
    Hull Business School

    In celebration of International Women’s Day. We are delighted to confirm that speakers for the event include Managing Director of First Group Hull Trains, Louise Cheeseman, Emma Smith and Claire Gardner from Reckitt Benckiser who will be talking about authentic leadership and how you should celebrate gender difference and be inclusive reflecting on their own journey through leadership roles.

  • 29th January 2020
    January Breakfast Briefing
    Hull Business School

    Insight into what we may expect in the new year as we look to discuss “Business Trends in 2020”. We’ll be presenting and discussing with leading researchers and industry leaders on what issues may arise across the 2020 calendar year, how it may impact small and large businesses and what opportunities to look out for.

  • 25th November 2019
    November Breakfast Briefing
    Hull Business School

    November’s Breakfast Briefings focused on the theme of Leadership and the ever-increasing challenges we facing with change, transformation/disruption and geo-political influences. There was a panel session for debate and breakfast refreshments served for informal networking amongst our business community.