Coventry University - Pulling in the favours

January 14, 2010

A broadcasting lecturer has used his contacts to secure a list of guest speakers that, he says, others "would die for". The fourth birthday of Coventry University's Coventry Conversations series is to be marked with a talk from BBC comedy producer Jon Plowman on 21 January. Other big names to have addressed students include Jeremy Paxman, Evan Davis and Jon Snow. John Mair, senior broadcasting lecturer and the driving force behind the lecture series, said: "Thirty years as a TV and events producer has given me a contact or two."

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments