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David Sweeney, Executive Chair Research England, is confirmed to speak on the new rules for REF 2021 as part of a BAM2018 Fringe REF event on Impact on Monday 3rd September at Bristol Business School.

We are also delighted to announce several other leading figures already confirmed to speak at BAM 2018:

  • Lord Bichard will deliver the conference opening address on The Role of Universities in Enhancing Productivity

  • Lord Bilimoria, founder of Cobra Beer, will deliver a keynote address

  • Vicky Pryce, economist, will deliver a keynote address on Brexit, with a response from an expert panel

  • John Manzoni, CEO of the UK Civil Service will deliver a keynote address

  • Julian Birkinshaw, Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London Business School and listed in the 2015 Thinkers 50 list, will deliver a keynote address

  • TV presenter Jonathan Dimbleby will be in conversation with Michael Eavis, founder of the Glastonbury Festival, at the Conference Gala Dinner, as we dine beneath the wings of the iconic Concorde plane

  • Panel discussants include Rob Law, entrepreneur and star of BBC Dragon’s Den as inventor of Trunki pull along children’s suitcases.

  • And watch out for more to come…

  • Plus Meet the Editors, Professional Development Workshops, Displays and posters –All at BAM 2018!

Click here for details of the full programme of new and exciting events at BAM 2018 including the new Monday Conference Fringe!

Click here to book your place at BAM2018 – don’t wait

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