Talks and lectures

Never stop learning: come to one of our upcoming talks, public lectures or conferences, led by academic experts from right across our University. Some are open to the public while others are aimed at professionals and practitioners from particular sectors.

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public lecture

This event has been postponed and a new date will be confirmed in due course.

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public lecture

This talk from Raphael Rowe is part of the University’s ongoing Student Lecture Series, which puts industry experts and professionals from across the globe in front of students. 

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Our workshop is specifically tailored to organisations supplying the aerospace, automobile and rail sectors and addresses the unique challenges which may arise.

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This introductory session will help you understand how management accounting can influence decision making, risk identification and much more within your organisation.

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This workshop takes a closer look at process and operating system design, introducing you to the tools and techniques that will help you create a more efficient, cost effective business.

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public lecture

In this lecture, Professor Carley Foster will discuss the role of retail in the community. Rather than viewing retail as simply a transaction between the buyer and seller, she will explore how retail experiences can be co-created so that the retailer can embed themselves within the community and protect themselves from turbulent trading conditions.

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We are delighted to host our third Online Learning Summit as the University of Derby Online Learning celebrates a decade of designing and developing online teaching for a global student body.

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public lecture

Professor Stephan Reiff-Marganiec discusses the great emergence of smart technology, the opportunity it provides to improve our daily lives, but also the human worries that are increasingly associated with it.

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public lecture

Professor Flora Huang will discuss the profound implications of Stock Connect to local and global financial markets and the legal impediments to its implementation.

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public lecture

Professor Kate Moss will discuss her research on the hidden crisis of women’s homelessness and one of the major precipitators, domestic abuse.

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