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David Pollock
Jennie Johnson
Tony Caldeira
Julie Meyer
Richard O'Sullivan
Brian Hay
Steve Purdham
Jeremy Roberts
Charlie Mullins
Michael Oliver
Laura Tenison
Debbie Pierce

Manchester Business Summit

Date: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 08:45 - 17:00
Event Type: Conference

MBA students from Manchester Business School have organised a not-for-profit event to explore post-recession opportunities for the business community.

The summit is intended to provide a platform for discussion between academics and bosses on the current issues facing companies.

The full list of speakers includes:

*Michael Parker, former chief executive of British Nuclear Fuels and the Dow Chemical Co
*William Hopper, politician and dragon bond pioneer
*Johanna Waterous, non-executive director at WM Morrison Supermarkets and operating partner at Duke Street
*David McKeith, senior partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers
*Alan White, chief executive of N Brown Group
*Tim Bacon, co-founder and managing director of Living Ventures Restaurants
*Lex Greensill, managing director, Citigroup
*Graham Cattell, director at BP
*Daniel Green, chief executive of Phagenesis
*Alex Brown, director of cloud hosting services at Cisco Systems
*Joe Flanagan, head of sustainability at Ceram Research and former head of energy at the NWDA
*John Timpson, chief executive of Timpsons
*Martin Douglas, managing director of Cargill
*Geoffrey Piper, chairman of the North West Business Leadership Team
*Ismail Erturk, senior fellow in banking at the University of Manchester
*Peter Kawalek, professor of information systems and strategy at the University of Manchester
*Ronald Kong, senior vice-president of China Hand Fund Management
*Neil McArthur, chief executive of TalkTalk Technology
*Patrick Mallon, field director for Business in the Community
*Mike Fox, head of equity at Co-operative Financial Services
*Manoj Ranaweera, head of Techcelerate
*John Hays, chief executive of Hays Travel

Tickets cost £120 for general admission, £60 for students. There is a ten per cent discount for corporate bookings of over five attendees and discounts are available for members of organisations such as the Institute of Directors. Email for further details.


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