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01 July 2017
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06 July 2017 - 07 July 2017
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18 July 2017
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19 July 2017
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Innovation & Entrepreneurship Talk: Nick Wilson
26 July 2017
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Innovation & Entrepreneurship Talk: Naomi Timperley
02 August 2017
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Business School Taster Tutorial (2 August 2017)
02 August 2017
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Innovation & Entrepreneurship Talk: Bo Wurtz
09 August 2017Innovation & Entrepreneurship Talk: Nick Coleman (Snaffling Pig Co.)
16 August 2017
18:30 - 20:00
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Talk: Paul Atheron (N1 Visual Solutions)
19 August 2017
08:00 - 17:00
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22 June 2017

University of Buckingham gets gold standard in teaching excellence awards

The University of Buckingham has come at the top of the rankings in the first-ever Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rankings. The government has assessed universities on six key criteria including teaching quality, academic support, student progression, employability and success and … Read more >

22 March 2017

The University of Buckingham honours MK Dons Owner

Mr Pete Winkelman was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Buckingham Business School at the 2017 graduation. On accepting his degree Pete Winkelman said: “What an absolute honour for me to be here today. The University of Buckingham … Read more >

1 March 2017

Interview with Professor Pauline Found

Dr Toni Whitehead interviewed Professor Pauline Found about creating and releasing the Shingo prize winning book Staying Lean – Thriving, Not Just Surviving which was co-authored with Professor Peter Hines. Click here to see part 1 of the interview: Lean … Read more >

7 November 2016

Professor Peter Cooke

We are sorry to have to announce the very sad passing of Professor Peter Cooke last Thursday 3 November 2016. Peter was Emeritus Professor of Automotive Management at the University of Buckingham Business School, where he was previously Professor and … Read more >

30 August 2016

Publication of the week: Dr Ali Kabiri

Chambers, D. & A. Kabiri, “Keynes and Wall Street”, Business History Review 19 (2016), 301-328. DOI: This article examines in detail how John Maynard Keynes approached investing in the U.S. stock market on behalf of his Cambridge College after … Read more >

25 April 2016

The Lean Toolbox translated into Chinese

Professor John Bicheno’s book (co-written with Dr Matthias Holweg) The Lean Toolbox has been translated into Chinese and is available for pre-order on (the online store). The Lean Toolbox is a standard bestselling text on the tools, systems, and … Read more >

23 December 2015

The University of Buckingham launches new entrepreneurial Masters Course with KPMG Enterprise

The University of Buckingham is launching a new postgraduate course with KPMG Enterprise, which is the first to offer students entrepreneurial projects with start-up businesses. Working closely with advisors from KPMG Enterprise, the course will enable students to develop an … Read more >

23 November 2015

MCIPS student at the UK Lean Summit 2015

Sarah Williams, a current MCIPS student and Head of Student Services at Christleton High School, presented a plenary session at the UK Lean Summit 2015 on “Developing Lean in Secondary Education” (Kenilworth, 17-18 November).

17 October 2015

Lean Games workshop in Cincinatti

John Bicheno and Buckingham Fellow Suzanne Nuttall will be running a workshop on Lean Games at the AME (Association for Management Excellence) Conference in Cincinnati (19-23 October).  Read more on the conference website.

15 October 2015

Professor Dan Jones: 25th Anniversary of “The Machine That Changed The World” (2 November)

Dan Jones will be giving a lecture to MSc Lean Enterprise students and alumni.  Others from outside the University are welcome to attend but need to book a place with The lecture will be in the Medical School Lecture … Read more >

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June 2011: Business School Newsletter

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May 2011: Supply Chain Management students make company visit

Students at DHL BicesterOn Wednesday 4th May a group of 16 Supply Chain Management students made a visit to the DHL logistics operations facility in Bicester. This was an opportunity to see a real “logistics operation” in practice. During the visit we were shown how the organisation works, and shown both the goods receipting and storage processes, and forward logistics to the retailers. Read more

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