Successful Futures: Innovation in a digital world
The Essex MBA 2019 Conference brings together current MBA students, recent alumni and local business professionals to hear from industry representatives on the subject of digital disruption and innovation in their sectors.
This interactive conference will immerse you in the debate surrounding disruptive technologies and how this is impacting today’s business landscape. Professor Nicolas Forsans, MBA Director, will welcome a range of speakers to share their experiences of innovation in their organisations and how such innovation looks set to transform business as we know it.
|The Essex MBA Conference Agenda|
|14:30||Guest and MBA Student and Alumni Registration|
Welcome by Professor Nicolas Forsans, MBA Director, an insight into The Essex MBA
Overview of services to MBA alumni, Jo Rogers, Director of Advancement
|15:30||How it was for me? The legacy and impact of The Essex MBA
The Essex MBA develops socially responsible innovators delivering sustainable business. This session showcases the impact the MBA has had on its graduates and alumni, sharing their personal stories, coping mechanisms and the ways through which the MBA changed their world-view and abilities. Followed by a Q&A
|16.15||Tea and coffee break and Business Delegate Registration
|16:45||Innovation in a digital world
Digital innovation is all around us, impacting society and disrupting established organisations and start-ups alike. In this session, leading business practitioners and innovators will discuss the business models of tomorrow – digitally-enabled, consumer-focused and powered by innovation.
Facilitated by Professor Nigel Pye, former MBA Director
|18.45||Networking reception with drinks and canapes
An opportunity to network with our guest speakers, leading business practitioners, MBA Faculty, alumni and course participants