Actions and Detail Panel
Business Challenges and Developing the Talent to Solve Them
Thu 23 March 2017, 18:00 – 20:30 GMT
The University of Exeter, One Planet MBA is pleased to invite you to our forthcoming Global Talent Event, generously hosted by Markel International.
Thursday 23 March 2017
Event 18.00 - 20.30
Markel International, 20 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 3AZ
Keynote by Julia Middleton, Founder and Chief Executive, Common Purpose Charitable Trust on:
"Cultural Intelligence: the ability to cross divides and thrive in multiple cultures"
Guests will include current MBA participants, the MBA's network of corporate partners, MBA alumni and the MBA team. The evening will conclude with a chance to network with guests over drinks and canapes.
*Please BRING PHOTO ID on the night*
Running Order for the evening:
- 18.00 – Arrival and registration
- 18.30 – Welcome and introductions - Professor Nicolas Forsans
- 18.40 – Keynote by Julia Middleton - "Cultural Intelligence: the ability to cross divides and thrive in multiple cultures"
- 19.20 – Networking - promoting future One Planet MBA graduates through our partners and alumni
- 20.30 – Close
About the speaker: Julia is passionate about helping people to develop as leaders, and campaigns to encourage leaders from all backgrounds to make an active and tangible contribution to their communities and to wider society.
In the autumn of 1989, Julia founded Common Purpose in Newcastle, which has grown to be one of the biggest leadership development organisations in the world. Julia has also helped in the founding of the Impetus Trust (developing venture philanthropy in the UK), the Media Standards Trust (fostering high standards in the news media) and Alfanar (developing venture philanthropy in the Arab world). She also sits on the International Advisory Council for Fundção Dom Cabral (a non-profit business institution in Brazil).
Julia was born in London and educated at French Lycées around the world. She worked for the Industrial Society after receiving an economics degree from the London School of Economics. She is married and has five children. Julia is the author of the bestselling book Beyond Authority: Leadership in a Changing World. Her latest book Cultural Intelligence - CQ: the Competitive Edge for Leaders Crossing Borders was published in 2014. Julia defines Cultural Intelligence (CQ) as "the ability to cross divides and thrive in multiple cultures".
We hope you can make it.
The One Planet MBA team.