Pagoda Projects Speaker Series


These Speaker Series events are open to all DMU students with 15 places available for each event. Application and opportunity dates will vary for the different opportunities, therefore we recommend that you check that you are available for the duration of the event before signing up. Please check our eligibility criteria for further details.


In cooperation with our partner, Pagoda Projects, DMU Global will be offering 10 free online events and webinars between October and December 2021.

The speaker series includes a range of employability-focused workshops, webinars and events that aim to give students an insight into topics related to the international working world. There are a range events on offer for you to engage in a specific subject area that is related to your degree, future career aspirations or entirely new to you!

If you have any further questions about the speaker series, please contact us at

The list below includes the available events and deadline to apply:

How are Marketing Influencers Changing the Game Panel Discussion

Topic: Learn more about influencer marketing, it’s value and how to create an influencer marketing strategy.

Date: Thursday 28 October 2021, 10am
Sign up before: Wednesday 27 October, 10am

‘All About the UK’ Presentation

Topic: Explore the UK’s history & geography, cultural and business etiquettes and develop your intercultural fluency.

Date: Tuesday 2 November 2021, 10am
Sign up before: Monday 1 November, 10am

Diversity and Inclusivity Fireside Chat

Topic: Discover the benefits of a diverse and inclusive environment and how to promote diversity and inclusion.

Date: Tuesday 2 November 2021, 10am
Sign up before: Monday 1 November, 10am

Setting up an e-Commerce Business

Topic: Discover how to get started in e-commerce, develop your personal branding and explore profitable business opportunities in 2021.

Date: Wednesday 10 November 2021, 10am
Sign up before: Tuesday 9 November 2021, 10am

Leadership Mindset

Topic: Develop a leader’s mindset, leadership skills and how to lead your team through change.

Dates: Thursday 18 November 2021, 10am
Sign up before: Wednesday 17 November, 9am

Please note that the events will be held online via Zoom. If successful, you will receive the Zoom link 24 hours before the event and will be expected to attend your chosen workshop so please make sure you are available.


If you would like to sign up for any of the events in the Pagoda Projects Speaker Series, click the ‘Apply now’ button below, and complete the fields in the application form. We will notify you of the outcome of your application within 72 hours of the deadline passing.