Alumni events

Professional Interest Networks Summit

Tuesday 27 February, 6pm - 8.30pm

We are delighted to invite you to join us the for the University’s inaugural Professional Interest Network (PIN) summit on 27 February, featuring a panel session from the Sports Management and Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise networks.

Professor Julia Balogun, Dean of the Management School, will provide an update on the University’s recent activity and achievements, and outline how you can make the most of your alumni membership with a range of opportunities available.

Bringing together experts from across the sectors, discussions will focus on the latest trends and developments, in addition to the personal journeys of our speakers.

Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise

Join our alumni panel as they reveal how they identified their niche and transformed it into a business opportunity. Learn how they took the leap as an entrepreneur, navigated the challenges, and discussing their plans for the year ahead.

Geoff Kendall (PhD Artificial Intelligence 1988) - CEO and Co-Founder of Future Fit Foundation
Nancy Roberts (BA English Language and Literature 1997) - Director of Business Inclusivity
Dao Nguyen (BSc Psychology 2008) - CEO and Co-Founder of Reach Raven
Stephen Jenkins (BSc Mathematics With Management 1997) - Founder and Managing Director of Too Many Dreams

You can read their full profiles here.

Sports Management

Social media is rapidly changing the way that fans consume sport and the commercial opportunities available to sports clubs and associations. Join us for a discussion with a prestigious panel comprising representatives from rights holders, broadcasting and social media platforms, and marketing agencies, to assess experience so far and look into the future. Our panellists will include:

Steve Nuttall – Principal, First Decide and former Senior Director at YouTube EMEA
Peter Clare - Consulting Partner, Seven League
Graeme Ford - Marketing Manager, NBA

You can read their full profiles here.


The PIN Summit is taking place on Tuesday 27 February 2018 from 6pm - 8.30pm at the University of Liverpool in London, 33 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AG. Places can be booked via the link below for each of the sessions taking place.

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More information and details of how to book your place will be released in the New Year.

The Networks are free to join, and open to members of the alumni community across all disciplines and subject backgrounds, to provide continuous learning and networking opportunities.

You can find out more about the Professional Interest Networks on our website here:

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