Guest speakers

We hold regular sessions with guest lecturers which provide an excellent chance for you to learn from the expertise of high profile speakers, build contacts and network with professionals, and develop opportunities for employment after you graduate.

Sean Cunningham OBE

Head of Hostage and Crisis Negotiation (Rtd), New Scotland Yard

Crisis Negotiation: Art or Science?

Sean led our students through his background in policing which culminated in his service as a Hostage and Crisis Negotiator. He explained the thinking behind negotiation, discussed some of the problems associated with it and, using case studies, he discussed specific incidents he had personally been involved in.

Audience feedback

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