Dream. Learn. Grow.®
That's the secret of success in business. It's also why we've brought together a superb line up of authors to explain the latest ideas and offer practical advice to entrepreneurs, managers, coaches, and students – in short, people just like us.
The Oxford Business Book Festival is a unique opportunity to spend the day with world leading experts such as:
Michael Bayler, founder of The Whole Equation,The Liquid Enterprise
Chris Budd, founder of Ovation Finance, The Eternal Business
Professor Nick Chater, Warwick Business School, The Mind is Flat (listen on Audible)
Professor Laura Empson, Cass Business School, Leading Professionals and Managing the Modern Law Firm
Professor Emeritus David Grayson, Cranfield School of Management, All In: the Future of Business Leadership
Stephen Gribben, founder of The Online Coach, Key Coaching Models
Simon Horton, founder of Negotiation Mastery, The Leader's Guide to Negotiation
Steve Martin, CEO of Influence at Work (UK), Yes! 60 Secrets from the Science of Persuasion (listen on Audible)
Professor Colin Mayer CBE, Saïd Business School, Oxford, Prosperity, Firm Commitment, and more
Alan Moore, founder of SMLXL, Do Design (listen on Audible)
John O'Brien MBE, managing partner of One Hundred,
Andrew Cave, business journalist and author, The Power of Purpose
Professor Martin Parker, Bristol University, Shut Down the Business School, Against Management, and more
Professor Jaideep Prabhu, Judge Business School, Cambridge, Frugal Innovation and Jugaad Innovation (listen on Audible)
Ruth Saunders, founder of Galleon Blue, Marketing in the Boardroom
Richard Shotton, deputy head of evidence at MG OMD, The Choice Factory
Ash Singh, founder of Gotilo.org, The Moral Marketplace
Paul Skinner, director of Agency of the Future, Collaborative Advantage
PR Smith, founder of PR Smith Marketing, The SOSTAC® Guide to your Perfect Digital Marketing Plan, Digital Marketing Excellence, and more
Louisa Weinstein, founder of the Conflict Resolution Centre, The 7 Principles of Conflict Resolution
You'll have the opportunity fully to engage with our authors – all of whom are looking forward to taking questions, signing books, and saying hello over a coffee.
We're also delighted to welcome several Oxford authors, including:
Robert Bullard Business Writing Tips
Gareth Chick Corporate Emotional Intelligence
Carlos Dean Successful Business Leadership
Chris Gardener The Busyness Delusion
Alison Haill How to Coach your Team into Superstars
Jackie Jarvis Quick Wins in Sales and Marketing
Mike Jennings Valuable
Patti McCarthy Cultural Chemistry
Jenny Plaister-Ten The Cross Cultural Coaching Kaleidoscope
… and there's more
We're announcing more authors, partners, video links, and benefits over the coming weeks and months. Buying a ticket today guarantees you access to everything on offer at the Festival. You'll leave with cutting edge ideas to grow your business, as well as a goodie bag and a host of new contacts. Our partners at Blackwell's are kindly offering all of the books (and many more) at a discount – and you can, of course, get them signed by the author on the day. Blackwell's will even deliver the books to your home or office. The Festival takes place at the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford in the heart of the city and a stone's throw from Blackwell's, the Sheldonian, and other attractions.
We're grateful to our colleagues at Do Books; FT Publishing; Harriman House; Infinite Ideas; Little, Brown; MIT Press; Oxford University Press; Penguin; Pluto Press; Prag Prog, Profile Books; Routledge; and many other publishers for their help in organising the Festival…
… and also to our friends and colleagues at Blackwell's for all of their help and support.
Terms and conditions
Please read the following carefully before purchasing a ticket. We have worked hard to organise a Festival that will deliver as much value as possible to ticket holders. We hope you have a fantastic day. We nonetheless need to protect our interests, as well as those of other ticket holders, and believe that the following terms and conditions are a reasonable way to do that. They apply to the sale of any ticket, although your legal rights are naturally unaffected. In the event of any conflict, any terms and conditions that conflict with your legal rights shall be construed to the fullest extent compatible with the law and the remainder shall continue to have full effect.