Leadership: Caring for and Empowering your Team
Tuesday14 May 2019
The Chief Executives' Club at Queen's University Belfast hosted an evening lecture with Mr Feargal McCormack, President of Chartered Accountants Ireland and Managing Director of PKF-FPM Accountants on Tuesday 14 May. Mr McCormack is a proud Queens University Belfast Alumnus, having graduated with an Economics honours degree in 1982 and successfully completed the postgraduate diploma in Accounting in 1983. In the academic year 1982/83 he became the inaugural President of the Queens University Accountancy Society.
Handley Page Named Lecture 2019
Thursday 2 May 2019
Queen's University Belfast provided a live stream of this prestigious lecture from the Royal Aeronautical Society Headquarters in London. This year's lecture was titled 'Aeronauts and Innovators – Northern Ireland’s Aviation Pioneers and their Inspirational Engineering Achievements' and was given by Professor Mark Price, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Queen's University Belfast.
M&S Food: Transforming with Integrity
Wednesday 27 March 2019
The Annual KPMG Lecture in association with The Chief Executives' Club at Queen's and Queen's University Management School presented a keynote lecture from Steve Rowe, Chief Executive at Marks and Spencer on Wednesday 27 March 2019 titled 'M&S Food: Transforming with Integrity'. Mr Rowe was introduced by Professor Nola Hewitt-Dundas, Head of School, Queen's University Management School and Ashleen Feeney, Director, KPMG and after the keynote address a Q&A session was facilitated by Professor Chris Elliott, founder of The Institute of Global Food Security at Queen's University Belfast.
Creating Sustainable Low-Carbon Organisations
Thursday 21 March 2019
Professor John Bratton, Visiting Professor at Edinburgh Napier University & Strathclyde University, addressed the issues linking leadership in organisations and the challenges they face in trying to lead low-carbon sustainable changes in organisational practices.
Resolving failing banks: Better next time?
Thursday 7 March 2019
In this talk, Patrick Honohan - who was in the thick of the post-crisis recovery as Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland and a member of the European Central Bank's Governing Council between 2009 and 2015 - will look back at the damage the last failures caused and consider whether the new approach that banking authorities in the UK, the euro area and the US are implementing to resolve failing banks can deliver on what it promises.
Excellence from Technology
Tuesday 19 February 2019
The 18th Annual Sir Bernard Crossland Lecture was hosted at Riddel Hall by The Chief Executives' Club at Queen's University and Engineers Ireland as part of the NI Science Festival. Professor Frank Kirkland, Chief Designer of Civil Aerospace at Rolls-Royce gave an excellent address titled 'Excellence from Technology: The Rolls-Royce Trent Engine' to a capacity audience.
Tech Trainee Scheme: Business Breakfast
Monday 11 February 2019
Queen's University Belfast - in partnership with the British Council held an information breakfast to introduce the Tech Trainee Scheme. The Tech Trainee Scheme aims to make International students more accessible by removing barriers to recruitment in the UK. International students from Queen's bring diversity and skills that will equip your business to compete in an increasingly competitive global economy.
Breakfast Lecture with Martin Taylor, Member of the Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England
Thursday 7 February 2019
All Island innovation Programme
It's not all about unicorns...Growth through Innovation:Start-up to Scale-up
Tuesday 22 January 2019
Zappos Keynote Lecture & Masterclass
Making Customer Experience your Competitive Advantage in 2019
Thursday 6 December, 2018
IntertradeIreland Innovation Platform Launch
Breakfast Innovation Workshop and Launch of the InterTradeIreland All Island Open Innovation Platform
Wednesday 24 October, 2018
Declan Kelly Leadership Lecture
Ursula Burns, former Chairperson and CEO of Xerox gives Chief Executives' Club Leadership Lecture
25 September 2018
All-Island Innovation Programme
Future-proofing your competitive advantage by redesigning your business model: An SME perspective
Wednesday 13 June, 2018
3rd Annual Conference on "Women and Leadership in a Changing World"
Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 May 2018
The 17th Annual Sir Bernard Crossland Lecture
'Responsibility amidst a Revolution in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics' with guest speaker Professor Noel Sharkey
Tuesday 20 February 2018
Spotlight on Success Lecture Series
Guest Speakers Margot Slattery, Country President, Sodexo Ireland and Elspeth Beard, architect, and first British woman to ride a motorcycle around the world.
Thursday 18 January 2018
Professor William C. Campbell
Professor William C. Campbell, Nobel Laureate in Medicine, delivered a fascinating lecture on 'Finding Ivermectin: A Medication for the Control of River Blindness and other Parasitoses'.
Tuesday 21 November 2017
John Bell Day Lecture 2017
Professor Antonio Acin of the Institute of Photonic Sciences delivered the John Bell Day Lecture on 'Quantum Information and Communication: the Legacy of John Bell' in Riddel Hall
Monday 6 November 2017
All-Island Innovation Programme
Patrick Collister, Creative lead in Google, gives an Innovation Breakfast Lecture and Masterclasses
Monday 25 September 2017
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