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Leading through a pandemic: nine additional LBS webinars

As the world attempts to navigate through these unprecedented times, the School has broadcast a series of webinars on ‘Leading through a pandemic’. They’ve been hugely successfully and watched by thousands of people across the globe.

We’re delighted to announce that an additional nine sessions with be available to the community. You can sign-up to and watch previous webinars through this link or the links below.

We also wanted to share information about a new lecture series created by LBS Professors of Economics Paolo Surico and Andrea Galeotti, which is gaining much recognition for its insights. Paolo and Andrea have created a four-part COVID-19 lectures series addressing the epidemiology, economics and policies of an outbreak. Their introduction to the ‘Economics of Pandemics’ Lectures, as well as the full series, is available online now.


Thursday 9 April, 12:00-13:00 BST | Shifting to survival mode: lessons from companies that weathered the storm
Michael G. Jacobides, Sir Donald Gordon Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation; Professor of Strategy

Tuesday 14 April, 12:00-13:00 BST | Taking advantage of the coronavirus disruption to rethink (and possibly reinvent) your career 
Herminia Ibarra, Charles Handy Professor of Organisational Behaviour 

Thursday 16 April, 12:00-13:00 BST | Marketing leadership in a time of crisis 
Rajesh Chandy, Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship; Professor of Marketing; Academic Director, Wheeler Institute for Business and Development 

Tuesday 21 April, 12:00-13:00 BST | The upside of pestilence: how the virus will humanise our organisations
Dominic Houlder, Adjunct Professor & Jules Goddard, Guest Faculty 

Thursday 23 April, 12:00-13:00 BST | The economics of pandemics 
Paolo Surico, Professor of Economics

Tuesday 28 April, 12:00-13:00 BST | Using a quarantine to improve your work and non-work relationships 
Dan Cable, Professor of Organisational Behaviour 

Thursday 30 April, 12:00-13:00 | Coronavirus and the economic policy response 
Linda Yueh, Adjunct Professor of Economics 

Tuesday 5 May, 12:00-13:00 | Responsible business in a time of crisis 
Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance & Tom Gosling, Executive Fellow and Partner at PwC

Thursday 7 May, 12:00-13:00 | Building a resilient supply chain: lessons from COVID-19 
Jérémie Gallien, Professor of Management Science and Operations