The media landscape is evolving at a rapid pace. Digital disruption has meant enormous change in newspapers, magazines, radio and television. The BBC and other public service broadcasters face funding challenges. Print journalism faces online competition. And digital publishing has to face up to the challenge of profitability and the question of the paywall. Specialist speakers in media bring insight into recent industry events and can help to prepare for an uncertain, but most definitely exciting, media future.
Dr Adrian Atkinson is a business psychologist, strategic advisor and executive coach focussing on developing senior managers, creating or restoring concentration on wealth creation and managing organisational culture as well as identifying and developing key people and high performance teams.... [more]
Roger Black MBE was educated at Portsmouth Grammar School and successfully gained a place to read medicine at Southampton University in 1985. By then, however, he had already demonstrated considerable athletic talent and he decided to rescind his place to concentrate on his track and field career... [more]