MaKi London

Business Media Conference

12 & 13 June, 2018

How many journalists does it take to fill the Royal Albert Hall? The 2018 MaKi event tales place at the Imperial College Business School, just down the road from the famous concert hall, and as always the media sessions will be filled with editors and journalists from the FT, WSJ, The Economist, Bloomberg, BBC, Forbes, Times of London, The Guardian, Associated Press, The Independent, Times Higher Ed and many more.


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12 & 13 JUNE 2018

Participating Institutions in 2017/18

Alliance Manchester Business School (UK)

Baruch College - Zicklin (USA)

BI Norwegian Business School (Norway)

Bocconi University (Italy)

Cambridge Judge Business School (UK)

Carnegie Mellon - Tepper (USA)

Cass Business School (UK)

CEMS Global Alliance (Global)

Cornell University - Johnson (US)

Duke Univ - Fuqua (USA)

EFMD (Europe)

Esade Business School (Spain)

ESCP Europe (Europe)

ESMT (Germany)

Georgetown University McDonough (USA)

Grenoble EM (France)

HEC Paris (France)

IE Business School (Spain)

Imperial College Business School (UK)

Indian School of Business (India)

INSEAD (France & Singapore)

Ivey Business School (Canada)

King’s College London (UK)

Koç University (Turkey)

London School of Economics (UK)

MIP Politecnico di Milano (Italy)

MIT Sloan (USA)

Nazarbayev Univ Grad Sch of Business (Kazakhstan)

Neoma Business School (France)

Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim (USA)

Oxford - Saïd (UK)

Rotterdam School of Mgmt, Erasmus (Neth)

Simon Fraser University Beedie (Canada)

Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

UC Berkeley Haas (USA)

Univ of Edinburgh Business School (UK)

Univ of Toronto Rotman (Canada)

Univ St Gallen (Switzerland)

USC Marshall (USA)

UVA Darden (USA)

London - 12 & 13 June, 2018

Monday 11 June

Hosted by the Department of Management, London School of Economics and the CEMS Global Alliance

Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

6:30-8:00pm     Mastering the Multigenerational Workplace

                        Pre-MaKi event marking the 30th anniversary of CEMS

                        Panel discussion followed by cocktail

Tuesday 12 June

Hosted by Imperial College Business School, Exhibition Road, Kensington, London

8:45am              Registration for conference with coffee, fruit and pastries

9:00-9:15am      Welcome from the Dean

9:15-9:30am      Introduction from MaKi Conference Organisers, Kiki and Matt

9:45-11:00am    Media Panel I - Breakfast with the FT

                         Work and Careers Team, FT

                         Business School Reporter, FT

                         Business School Communities Manager, FT

                         Data Journalist, Work and Careers, FT

11:15-12:00pm  Best Practices Session - Crisis management in your backyard


12:30-1:30        Lunch


2:00-3:15pm     Media Panel II

                        Business Schools Editor, The Economist

                        Leadership Editor, Forbes

                        Biz Ed Freelancer writing for FT, The Economist, Guardian

                        Editor, Times Higher Ed

3:45-5:00pm     Media Panel III

                        Assistant Business Editor, The Sunday Times

                        Senior Editor, Harvard Business Review

                        Education Correspondent, BBC News

                        Europe Business Editor, Associated Press

                        Management Editor, The Economist


5:00pm             Cocktail

Wednesday 13 June

Hosted by Imperial College Business School, Exhibition Road, Kensington, London

8:45am              Registration for conference with coffee, fruit and pastries

9:30-10:30am    Ed Tech and the Wall Street Journal

                         Executive Editor, WSJ

                         Business Editors, WSJ

                         UK Editors, WSJ


10:45-11:15am  Best Practices Session II

11:15-12:15pm  Media Panel V

                         Bus Ed Columnist, The Economist

                         European editor, Poets & Quants

                         Business Editor, i newspaper


12:30-1:45pm    Lunch


1:45-2:00pm     Getting Press Attention for Your Programmes - BlueSky Education

2:00-3:15pm     Media Panel VI                     

                        Editor, Bloomberg News

                        Sarah Green Carmichael - Senior Editor, Harvard Business Review

                        Ingmar  - Senior Editor, Harvard Management Review

3:30pm             Closing Remarks and Toast


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