About Commercial Awareness Group
Queen Mary Commercial Awareness Society was founded with the purpose of elevating STEM, law, and non-law students' understanding of current affairs and the effects on the dynamic legal and commercial sectors. At QMCAS, we are proud to have a diverse executive committee that consists of 26 members. As the most followed QMUL law society on Instagram and Twitter, our platforms allow us to reach a wide range of students with 40% of our members being from non-law and STEM backgrounds.QMCAS is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion across the campus. Our D&I officer is a 4th year BAME student working closely for our upcoming D&I events and initiatives in collaboration with other societies across campus. Some of our past events:Alternative Dispute Resolution Competition with Herbert Smith FreehillsCybercrime, Cryptocurrencies, and Blockchain event by a representative from Cartwright King – interactive panel discussion and workshop“Tech event” on AI, FinTech, and Smart Contracts, with speakers from ProFinda and Goji InvestmentsQMCAS Business Negotiation Competition held in collaboration with Ashurst LLP in 2020 Some of our upcoming events:Commercial Awareness workshops with Peter Watson and Christopher StoakesCommercial Awareness Competition in collaboration with the Financial Times and ELSATraining Contract and Vacation Scheme panelsDiversity and Inclusion panel with leading City firmsClient Consulting and Negotiation Competition in collaboration with 3 universitiesAssessment Center Workshop with Jake Schogger Interactive Case Study Workshop with Denis Viskovich & Future City LawyersMock Assessment Center with Denis Viskovich & Future City Lawyers Our 2020-2021 sponsors and partners: Herbert Smith FreehillsHogan LovellsShoosmithsThe Financial TimesBright NetworkThe Corporate Law Academy City Career SeriesMindfull LearningFuture City Lawyers Please stay tuned for our upcoming events, opportunities, and newsletters. We look forward to meeting everyone this year.