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11
Nov

Leaders of Asia Lecture: Datuk Seri Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa

16:30 - 18:00

Join us for the first Leaders of Asia Lecture Series with guest speaker Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa, facilitated by Professor Christoph Loch, Dean of Cambridge Judge Business School.

Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa is the Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department for Religious Affairs in Malaysia. Under his purview are government funded investments in banks, insurance, plantations, properties, and travel amongst many other sectors.

In this talk, Dr Mujahid will introduce his Malaysian model of Rahmatan Lil ‘Alamin (Arabic for grace to all living things), a concept of empathy and kindness, which sits under the Malaysian Prime Minister’s vision of a shared prosperity, and will demonstrate that religion well practiced can stand alongside the world of modern business.

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12
Nov

Master of Accounting CV review meeting – London, UK

09:00 - 18:00

Book a free 30-minute slot with Dr Michael Willis, Programme Director of the Cambridge Master of Accounting, for a free CV review. He will discuss your suitability to join the programme and explore your future career aspirations.

Dr Michael Willis is the director of the Master of Accounting programme at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School, and Senior Faculty in Management Practice. Prior to joining Cambridge, Dr Willis taught at the University of Colorado, where he received the Charles S. Wasley Memorial Teaching Award. He has taught courses in financial and managerial accounting, corporate finance, and accounting ethics. Dr Willis earned a BS degree in computer science and an MBA from Brigham Young University and a PhD in accounting from the Wharton School of Business.

Please note that all CVs will be read in advance and then appointments will be confirmed via email.

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12
Nov

Enterprise Tuesday – Spotting the Opportunity

18:00 - 21:00

With guest panellists Vishal Chatrath (Co-Founder and CEO, Prowler), Louise Palmer-Masterton (Founder, Stem & Glory), John Cassidy (CEO and CO-Founder, Cambridge Cancer Genomics) Prof Laura Itzhaki (Scientific Co-Founder, PolyProx Therapeutics)

When and how do entrepreneurs recognise an opportunity worth pursuing? Are these ideas evident in the marketplace? Or should research lead the way with innovative ideas that can disrupt markets? When and how should we pursue opportunities? When there’s a watertight business case or when they get us and others excited? In other words, is there an anatomy of an opportunity?

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