Events

Towards fair and adequate rankings

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By Winfried Ruigrok, Dean, Executive School of Management, Technology & Law and Professor of International Management, University of St.Gallen (Switzerland) Over the past fifteen years, rankings have become a ubiquitous and often uncomfortable phenomenon of business school life. The surge of rankings has led to strong reactions. Some scholars even talk about ranking “fetishism”. University…

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FREE WEBINAR: Who needs Faculty? – Outsourcing the Online Lecture

We welcome you to the upcoming online seminar: https://events.efmdglobal.org/events/who-needs-faculty-outsourcing-the-online-lecture/ at 15.00 CET on Thursday, 18th July 2019. On the webinar, the panel comprises senior representatives from HSTalks and Connect2Teach, providers of lecture inputs (and more) for academic courses. The seminar is moderated by Keith Pond, EOCCS Director. The webinar presents a lively panel discussion highlighting the…

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The 2019 EFMD Annual Conference

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by Simon Mercado, Dean of ESCP Europe Business School London EFMD Annual conferences have a tradition of breadth and depth. The 2019 programme hosted at the spectacular Nova Business School in Carcavelos, Portugal, has continued this tradition under the interrelated themes of Trust, Partnerships and Impact. Trust The theme of trust has been prominent in…

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2019 Executive Development Conference

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You are warmly invited to register online for the 2019 EFMD Executive Development Conference hosted by IESE Business School, University of Navarra in partnership with Grupo Santander on 11-13 November 2019 in Barcelona (Spain). The 2019 conference theme is: Transforming the Practice of Learning: Leveraging Partnerships The need for learning is evolving. What was once a need at a moment in time is…

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How can business schools stay relevant in the digital age?

2019 EFMD Marcom, External and Alumni Relations conference

The recent bustling EFMD Marcom, External & Alumni Relations conference at Desautels Management School at McGill University in Montréal brought 90 participants together. One of them, Andrei Rydzkowski from the Alliance Manchester Business School, shares his insights from the event: Recently, I had the pleasure of attending the EFMD marketing conference in Montreal in which…

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2019 AHRMIO Annual Conference

Beyond Purpose: Engagement, Impact, Innovation, is the theme of AHRMIO‘s 2019 annual conference. Join us on 30 September  – 2 October, at Boston University, Questrom School of Business for an interactive and stimulating discussion on how to effectively engage, empower and retain talent in the wake of the increasingly dominant presence of millennials in the workplace and changing workplace dynamics. How…

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A Night at the e-Assessment Awards

EOCCS was invited to join the e-Assessment Association on 10 April 2019 for their annual “e-Assessment Awards” in London, UK.  The association is an international not-for-profit membership organisation for those involved in, working with, using or developing technology to enhance assessment delivery. The finalists attending this year’s award demonstrated the innovation, in-depth research, transformational deployments…

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Building Excellence in Doctoral Education

Doctoral programmes are becoming more and more diverse. The offers range from traditional PhDs based on a thesis and PhDs by (prior) publication to industry-based PhDs or a variety of professional doctorates. This diversity poses a huge challenge to everyone involved in doctoral education as it blurs the lines of what a doctorate is and…

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6th Academy of International Business Central & Eastern European (AIB-CEE) Chapter Annual Conference

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) sincerely invites researchers to the 6th Academy of International Business Central & Eastern European (AIB-CEE) Chapter Annual Conference on “International Business in the Dynamic Environment: Changes in Digitalization, Innovation and Entrepreneurship”, which will take place on September 25-27, 2019 at KTU, Lithuania. The conference will be hosted by the KTU…

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2019 EFMD MBA Conference – The Human Digital Challenge

Revitalize your MBA programme with the well-established EFMD MBA Conference! Register today and join us on 17-19 March at Corvinus University in Budapest, Hungary. Like every year, the event offers a poignant learning and sharing experience with timely subjects and interactive discussions. The 2019 edition “Human Digital Challenge” will look ahead and focus on skills development in…

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