Central London BUIRA in conjunction with



The Central London branch of BUIRA meets in the Westminster Business School of the University of Westminster at 35 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5LS (nearest tube Baker Street). We usually meet on the last Friday of the month at 10.30 in the HRM Suite, Room 215 (though occasionally also in Meeting Room 2), with coffee available from 10.15 and a sandwich lunch provided from 12.30. This gives ample opportunity to discuss the presentation from an invited speaker and matters of common interest, or just catch up with friends.


The programme for 2006/7 is:


24th November 2006 Mustafa Özbilgin (Queen Mary College London) Diversity Management: is there a business case? M215


26th January 2007 Sue Fernie and Mary Logan (London School of Economics) Moderating effects of representation on organisational change M215


23rd February 2007 Hilary Metcalf (National Institute of Economic and Social Research) Policies and practices enforcing and combating racial and age discrimination and disadvantage in the labour market M215


30th March 2007 Professor Willy Brown (Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge) The Low Pay Commission and the Minimum Wage 10 years on,  Meeting Room 2


27th April 2007 Sonia McKay and Marc Craw (Working Lives Research Institute, London Metropolitan University) Migrant Workers in England: conditions, skills and health and safety, M215


25th May 2007 David Yeandle (Engineering Employers Federation) The changing nature of the Engineering Employers Federation role and activities since 1989 M215


29th June 2007

So do put these dates in your diary now. These meetings can be full. To ensure a place and to help forecast catering provision, please inform Linda Clarke if you expect to attend, preferably by email (please also let me know if you subsequently need to cancel).


Contact: Prof. Linda Clarke, Westminster Business School, University of Westminster, 35 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5LS. Tel. 0207 911 5000 extn. 3158; email: