MaKi London

Business Media Conference

14 & 15 June, 2017

The 2017 event included exclusive sessions with the FT bus ed team and management columnists, and editorial teams from WSJ and Bloomberg,  and welcomes journalists from the BBC, Times of London, The Guardian, City AM,  The Economist, The independent, International Business Times, Times Higher Ed and many more.


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14 & 15 JUNE 2017

Participating Institutions

BI Norwegian Business School (Norway)

Bocconi University (Italy)

Cambridge Judge Business School (UK)

Chicago Booth (US/UK)

EFMD (Europe)

Esade Business School (Spain)

ESMT (Germany)

Georgetown University McDonough (USA)

GMAC (Global)

Grenoble EM (France)

HEC Paris (France)

Henley Business School (UK)

IE Business School (Spain)

IESE Business School (Spain)

IMD Business School (Switzerland)

Imperial College Business School (UK)

Jönköping International Business School (Sweden)

King’s College London (UK)

London School of Economics (UK)

MIT Sloan (USA)

NYU Stern (USA)

Oxford - Saïd (UK)

Queen’s University Smith (Canada)

Rotterdam School of Mgmt, Erasmus (Neth)

Simon Fraser University Beedie (Canada)

SMU - Cox School of Business (USA)

Strathclyde Business School (UK)

UC Berkeley Haas (USA)

Univ of Edinburgh Business School (UK)

Univ of Minnesota Carlson (USA)

Univ of Notre Dame Mendoza (USA)

Univ of Sydney Business School (Australia)

Univ of Toronto Rotman (Canada)

Univ St Gallen (Switzerland)

Warwick Business School (UK)

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Mgmt (Germany)

London - 14 & 15 June, 2017

Wednesday 14 June

Hosted by Imperial College Business School, Ayrton Rd, Kensington, London

9:30am              Registration for conference with coffee, fruit and pastries

9:45-10:00am  Welcome from MaKi Conference Organizers, Kiki and Matt


10:00-11:15am  Media Panel I

                         Executive Editor, WSJ

                         City app. Editor, WSJ

                         Executive Producer, WSJ

                         UK and Brexit Editor, WSJ

11:30-11:45am  Reaching Students Through a Global Network - QS

11:45-12:00pm  Making Management Gurus of Your Professors - Thinkers50


12:30-1:30        Lunch


1:45-2:00pm     Forget Everything You Know About Student Placement - HigherEd

2:00-3:15pm     Media Panel II

                        Business Schools Editor, The Economist

                        Business Editor, The Independent

                        Business & Economy Editor, The Conversation

                        Business Reporter, The Times

                        Head of News & Programming EMEA, CNBC

3:15-3:45pm     Special Tour of Data Observatory

3:45-5:00pm     Media Panel III

                        Assistant Business Editor, The Sunday Times

                        Business Schools Editor, QS

                        Director, IEDP

                        Business Education Reporter, Times Higher Ed

                        Business Features Writer, City AM

5:00pm             Cocktail

8:00pm             Comedy Club

Thursday 15 June

Hosted by King’s College London, Bush House, 30 Aldwych, London

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

9.15am              Welcome from Head of School, Stephen Bach,

9:30-10:30am    Media Panel IV

                         Work and Careers Editor, FT

                         Business School Reporter, FT

                         Business School Communities Manager, FT

                         Data Journalist, Work and Careers, FT

11:00-11:15am  Learning How to Track Journalists on Social Media - MuckRack

11:15-12:15pm  Media Panel IV

                         London Bureau Chief, Il Sole 24 Ore

                         UK Business and Finance Correspondent, FAZ

                         Financial Regulation and Brexit, FInancial News at Dow Jones

12:15-12:30pm  Times Higher Ed


12:30-1:45pm    Lunch


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

2:00-3:15pm     Media Panel V

                        Editor, Times Higher Ed

                        Bus Ed Columnist, The Economist

                        Editor-in-Chief, International Business Times

                        Planning Editor, Business Programmes, BBC Worldwide

3:45-5:00pm     Media Panel VI

                        Managing Editor, Bloomberg News

                        Reporter Renewables & Climate Change, Bloomberg News

                        Exec Producer for Senior Interviews, Bloomberg TV

                        Digital News Managing Editor,

5:00pm             Cocktail


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