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Events

Attend a range of alumni events

From formal conferences and thought-provoking workshops to social drinks receptions, we are proud to offer our alumni a wide variety of events.

Upcoming events


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Alumni Social - Flight Club

Date: Wednesday 6 July 2022
Time: 6.15 - 8.15 pm BST 
Location: Flight Club Bloomsbury

Meet old friends and make new connections at our first department alumni in-person social event in two years! Flight Club is home to 'social darts' reinventing darts with exciting multi-player games. Play darts whilst networking and building relationships with fellow alumni. Tickets cost £10. Food (canapes and pizza) and drinks (beer or wine) are included. 

Register to attend. 


 

Podcasts and streamed events

Leadership, Power and Influence

Dr Connson Locke, Senior Lecturer in Practice at LSE's Department of Management


 

Moving Automation to the Next Phase

Professor Leslie Willcocks, Professor of Work, Technology and Globalisation at LSE's Department of Management


 

UK and the Global Economy Post-Brexit: trade and FDI

Professor Saul Estrin, Professor of Management Economics and Strategy at LSE's Department of Management.


 

Supercharged HR: who is managing your career, your boss or an algorithm?

Dr Michael Segalla, Professor or Management and Human Resources at HEC Paris
Catalina Schveninger, Group Head of Learning at Vodafone
Leila Uslander, Strategic Account Director at LinkedIn


 

Entrepreneurial Journeys: a management alumni discussion

Pierre Gaubert, CEO & Co-Founder at myGwork Saidat Giwa-Osagie, Founder & CEO at adorli Ryan Kalish, Co-Founder at Allocator


 

Past events

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Career Changers Workshop

Date: Thursday 23 June 2022
Time: 5.30 - 8.00 pm BST 
Location: LSE Campus

Career change is a process of identifying what you want, what you can offer, and going out and exploring how to make it happen. This session will explore values, skills, help you create a narrative to move your career forward, and give you tips on how to research careers and market yourself. This session will be most helpful for alumni that are two - seven years after graduation from LSE. 

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Volunteer Thank You Awards and Networking

Date: Thursday 26 May 2022
Time: 6 - 8.30 pm BST 
Location: Marshall Building, LSE Campus

Celebrate our alumni and employer volunteers in an awards ceremony, followed by a networking reception for the DoM community. 

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Panel webinar: Low risk entrepreneurship 

Date: Wednesday 11 May 2022
Time: 2 - 3 pm BST 
Location: Virtual

Most startups don’t need venture capital and don’t fit the trajectory VCs require anyway. In this webinar we will look at entrepreneurship as a career option and examine how real-world entrepreneurs create great businesses without running great risks.

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DoM Alumni and Student Networking

Date: Wednesday 4 May 2022
Time: 6 - 8 pm BST 
Location: Alumni Centre, LSE Campus

 

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MSc Management & Strategy Alumni and Student Networking

Date: Thursday 31 March 2022
Time: 6.30 - 8.30pm BST 
Location: NAB 8th Floor, LSE Campus


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Master the Unspoken Rules of Work with Gorick Ng

Date: Thursday 24 March 2022
Time: 3 – 4pm GMT
Location: Online

Everyone understands that starting a new job, or working in a new field, is a learning exercise. Too often though, we obsess about the formal requirements of the job but overlook the “unspoken” rules which matter even more. In this webinar, Gorick Ng explains how to master the unspoken rules of work and accident proof your early career.


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Get Your Foot in the Door (with Projects, Consulting, & Freelance Work) - with Daniel Porot

Date: Wednesday 9 February 2022
Time: 12 – 1pm GMT
Location: Online

Finding a new full-time job is always a challenge, especially if you want to make a big change.  The challenge can be trickier in mid-career when employers may fixate on younger candidates. The best tactic in these situations is to “Get Your Foot in the door” by looking for projects, consulting contracts and freelance work.


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How to Make Your Voice Heard at Work

Date: Tuesday 7 December 2021
Time: 12 - 1pm GMT
Location: Online via Zoom

Join this webinar to learn from Management's Dr Connson Locke how to use upwards influence to overcome the barriers that often prevent us from being heard at work and win over those with more formal power than us.


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How to Use LinkedIn to Accelerate Your Career

Date: Wednesday 24 November 2021
Time: 6 - 7pm GMT
Location: Online via Zoom

During this masterclass, Jeremy Schifeling, former LinkedIn employee, will help you to enhance your LinkedIn profile, sharing insider secrets into the most advanced techniques to using LinkedIn.


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Flux: Eight Superpowers for Thriving in Constant Change

Date: Thursday 16 November 2021
Time: 4 - 5pm GMT
Location: Online via Zoom
Speaker: April Rinne, World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and ranked one of the 50 Leading Female Futurists by Forbes

At a time when change feels relentless and too often beyond our control, speaker April Rinne will discuss her new book which offers a bento box of superpowers to help audiences develop a flux mindset that makes surfing the waves of change much more manageable (and maybe even fun).


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Why Do You Want to Work Here?

Date: Thursday 4 November 2021
Time: 6 - 7pm GMT
Location: Online via Zoom

Join Steve Dalton, Career Coach, Author and Speaker, as he discusses his formula to answering interview questions and making a good first impression. Gain tools to help you generate a long list of answers to the 'why?' questions.


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Management Alumni and Student Networking Event 

Date: Tuesday 19 October 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom

Join us and share your knowledge and career insights with students across the Department of Management at our virtual speed networking evening. Have the opportunity to reconnect with fellow alumni in various industries across the globe, and to meet with current students and staff members.


 

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The Three Secrets to Successful Career Change

Date: Tuesday 12 October 2021
Time: 6 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom
Speaker: Viola Traem, Career and Mindset Coach

Join this masterclass to learn the three secrets to successful career transitions. Viola Traem, Career and Mindset Coach, will share her tools to help you figure out what you want, and empower you to leave the event with an actionable career plan that you can implement immediately.


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Social Innovation and Sustainable Futures

To celebrate 125 years of LSE, the Department of Management are hosting a panel discussion themed around social innovation. More details to follow.

Date: Wednesday 30 June 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom

Chair: Dr Nadia Millington, Senior Lecturer in Practice, LSE

Speakers: Alberto Lidji, Founder of “Do one better podcast” and former CEO of Novak Djokovic Foundation, Ana Maria Torres, Co-Founder of Hilo Segrado and Director of the Entrepreneurship World Cup and Prakash Bista, President, Impact Schools.

Watch the event recording. Passcode: %0qZMphv


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What does responsible business look like in a post-pandemic world?

Alexandra Palt, Executive Vice-President and Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer of L’Oréal, discusses how as we emerge from a global pandemic, businesses are re-evaluating their role to become part of the solution to some of the world's most pressing challenges.

Date: Monday 14 June 2021
Time: 7 - 8pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom

Watch the video.


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What does responsible business look like in a post-pandemic world?

Alexandra Palt, Executive Vice-President and Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer of L’Oréal, discusses how as we emerge from a global pandemic, businesses are re-evaluating their role to become part of the solution to some of the world's most pressing challenges.

Date: Monday 14 June 2021
Time: 7 - 8pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom

Watch the video.


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Masterclass: Leading in Uncertainty

A masterclass to help senior leaders utilise a range of new ways of working that ensure staff are productive, motivated and supported.. Exclusively for Management alumni only, spaces will be limited.

Date: Wednesday 2 June 2021
Time: 5 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom


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Management Alumni Volunteer Thank You Event

A special event to mark the valued contributions our alumni volunteer community have made to the Department of Management.

Date: Tuesday 25 May 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom


 

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From Bricks to Clicks: Adapting to Consumer Changes

Join this virtual discussion about how shopper habits are changing within the FMCG sector since the pandemic.

Date: Wednesday 19 May 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom

Watch the event recording here. Passcode: $Y0E1x.F 


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How to Win Over Potential Employers

In this webinar, the panel will discuss how to avoid the blunders candidates repeatedly make and adopt the behaviours that win employers and recruiters over.

Date: Thursday 6 May 2021
Time: 12 - 1pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom


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Unlocking Business Value Through Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

A panel discussion about the connections between AI and Machine Learning, how they can provide value for businesses and what the future holds.

Date: Tuesday 27 April 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom

Watch the event recording here. Passcode: z=^#E$V1


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Management Alumni and Student Networking Evening

Join this event to share your knowledge and expertise with current students, network with fellow Management alumni, and connect with Department of Management staff.

Date: Wednesday 21 April 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm BST
Location: Online via Zoom


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How to Make Your Work More Meaningful

Finding meaning in work is not a "nice-to-have": it is a critical component of a good life. In this webinar Monique Valcour exploree the conditions that give rise to meaningful work and the strategies we can use to achieve them.

Date: Tuesday 23 March 2021
Time: 12 - 1:30pm 
Location: Online via Zoom


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CSR, ESG, and Sustainability Panel

Learn from Management alumni as they share their experience and insight into CSR, ESG and sustainability roles in a range of sectors.

Date: Tuesday 9 March 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm
Location: Online via Zoom


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Time to Pivot? Career Changers Panel 

Join this virtual discussion to hear from Management alumni as they share their experiences and insights into their own career change journey.

Date: Thursday 4 March 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm
Location: Online via Zoom


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Management Connections: Careers in Tech and Digital Sectors

Join this event to hear from senior alumni within this sector and meet Department of Management students who are interested in careers in tech and digital spaces.

Date: Tuesday 2 March 2021
Time: 5:30 - 7pm
Location: Online via Zoom


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Feel Good About Networking (And How to Do It)

Networking is critical for successful job hunting.  In this webinar Nicolas Constantinesco will explain a new methodology for tackling and reframing barriers to networking.

Date: Thursday 25 February 2021
Time: 12 - 1pm
Location: Online via Zoom


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Management Alumni and Student Networking Evening

Join this event to share your knowledge and expertise with current students, network with fellow Management alumni, and connect with Department of Management staff.

Date: Thursday 18 February 2021
Time: 5 - 6:30pm 
Location: Online via Zoom


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New Year Social 2021

Join our new year social to connect with your former classmates and the wider management alumni community.

Date: Thursday 28 January 2021
Time: 5 - 6:30pm 
Location: Online via Zoom