WARWICK PPL SOCIETY
PPL Society are proud to announce our new sponsors Herbert Smith Freehills. Herbert Smith Freehills is a leading global law firm, with a strong presence in the UK. Valuing world-class professional services specialising in many sectors of law including, energy, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and technology.
On the 10th of November, the firm is hosting its innovation open day. Gain insight into the groundbreaking work HSF does as a firm to harness new technology and expand the challenges it can solve.
This opportunity is open to all students in any year, as well as graduates.
The application deadline is the 17th of October.
Atlas Institute for International Affairs is a world-leading non-profit organisation, think tank and publisher committed to the exploration and explanation of global events. The organisation provides a dialogue platform where young individuals and senior experts alike can exchange viewpoints and information regarding both the theory and practice of international affairs.
Atlas Institute publishes content and promotes events focusing on international relations, defence & security, regional studies, transnational phenomena, global governance and international trade & development. Specific regional concentrations include Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & North Africa, North America, Russia & Eurasia, South America and Sub-Saharan Africa. The meeting point between those who share knowledge and those who seek it results in the delivery of innovative journalism, the development of strategic insight and the elaboration of sustainable policy solutions. This learning process is fundamental to chart a course towards a better world and is the quintessence of all their work.
Their global network encompasses academics, policy experts, decision-makers, students and other bipartisan organisations, all of whom collaborate to produce original and impartial open access resources and content. Atlas Institute’s editorial stance, just like its network, is all-inclusive and ranges from news articles to research papers, passing through student essays to PolitiCards. Each year their organisation endorses, promotes and sponsors more than 150 worldwide conferences, roundtables and speaker events focusing on international affairs.
The political risk consulting division, Titan, is dedicated to the pro bono dissemination of regional, national and global financial and economic reports, the monitoring of political events and election exit polls and the analysis of the impact of legislative and regulatory fluctuations on investment outlooks. The Titan Global Risk Index (TGRI) provides a powerful and easily interpretable quantitative assessment of the risk of humanitarian crises and disasters in 191 countries. Their mission is to transform risk, uncertainty and challenges into certainty, security and opportunity.
Atlas Institute for International Affairs is committed to maintaining institutional independence and hence is not aligned with any public or private organisation, nor does it receive any financial support from the latter. The organisation is staffed by a dedicated and experienced team of international affairs academics, practitioners and students.
Womble Bond Dickinson is a full-service transatlantic law firm, created on 1 November 2017 through the combination of UK firm Bond Dickinson and US firm Womble Carlyle.
A UK Top 20, all service commercial, law firm, Womble Bond Dickinson has more than 420 partners and 1,000 lawyers based across 19 US cities and eight UK cities. The firm's reach also extends to Europe where it has strategic partnerships with other law firms in Germany and France.
In the UK, Womble Bond Dickinson advises in excess of 40 FTSE 350 companies, many of the largest businesses in the country, government organisations and wealthy individuals. With a focus on eleven key sectors (Energy & Natural Resources; Financial Institutions; Healthcare; Insurance, Manufacturing; Real Estate; Retail and Consumer; Transport, Logistics & Infrastructure; Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences; Technology and Private Wealth) the firm’s experience allows it to build strong relationships and deliver an excellent service to clients