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In honour of the 175th anniversary, the University will be holding a series of alumni lectures to celebrate the achievements of several of our former students.

Confirmed speakers and dates

Media, Arts and Design Faculty lecture

Speaker and date to be confirmed*, 6.30pm
For further information, please contact the Alumni team: [email protected]

Past events

'The neuroscience of laughter'

Professor Sophie Scott (Life Sciences 1970)
Deputy Director, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL
Date: 27 November 2013
Time: 6.30pm to 8pm
Venue: New Cavendish Campus, 115 New Cavendish Street, London, W1W 6UW

'The changing world of law and politics, and the role of the Attorney General'

Dominic Grieve (Law 1979)
Attorney General and Member of Parliament for Beaconsfield
Date: 3 December 2013
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: Little Titchfield Street Campus, 4-12 Little Titchfield Street, London, W1W 7BY

'How disruption is becoming increasingly important in marketing'

Jeffrey Dodds (MBA 2002)
Chief Marketing Officer, Virgin Media
Date: 19 February 2014
Time: 6.45pm
Venue: Chiltern Hall, Marylebone Campus

‘Some Whys and Hows of Career Development'

Sir Alan Rudge CBE (Engineering 1964)
Deputy Chairman, Experian PLC
Date: 24 February 2013
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: Small Lecture Theatre, 115 New Cavendish St

'Bridging art and science'

Chris Wilkinson OBE (Architecture 1970)
Architect, Founder of WilkinsonEyre Architectural Practice
Date: 18 March 2014
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: MG14, Marylebone Campus