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26th CEEMAN Annual Conference – September 2018

The 26thCEEMAN Annual Conference, focusing on the topic of Redefining Management Education: Excellence and Relevance, will be taking place in Prague, Czech Republic from 19-21 September 2018 in cooperation with the University of New York in Prague. The conference is the main annual event of CEEMAN, gathering mostly deans and directors of member schools and partner organisations from…

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Winning Case Study Poses Hard Questions on Role of Investors

A case study on mining and responsible investment in South Africa from the UCT Graduate School of Business receives top honours in the African Business Category of the 2017 EFMD Case Writing Competition. A searching look at mining giant Lonmin Plc Mining and the role of investors following the Marikana massacrein South Africa 2012 has won first prize…

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Call for Cases: Personalized Student Development Cases in Master Programmes

Title: Personalized Student Development Cases in Master Programmes Deadline for the submission:  Friday 28 September 2018 Description: The 2018 EFMD Conference on Master Programmes hosted by London Business School (LBS) will follow the changes and new perspectives on master programmes with the topic “Making things happen: From vision to result’. By focusing on embracing digitalization,…

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Retaining public trust in universities in a post truth world

HUMANE Annual Conference Hosted by Malmö University June 15-16, 2018 The American political scientist, Francis Fukuyama famously wrote that public trust is the “currency of governance”. Without it, institutions bleed legitimacy and their credibility falters. We live in a world where those who promote alternative facts, fake news and advocate suspicion towards experts are eroding…

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Sincere Thoughts & Condolences from EFMD – Colm Kearney

On behalf of the Board of EFMD, the members and staff we were deeply saddened to hear of Colm’s death. Professor Colm Kearney was the former Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics and Head of the Monash Business School in Australia, and appreciated by the international business school community as an engaged and…

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Second Interational Conference on Advances in Business, Management and Law (ICABML)

University of Dubai-Dubai Business School calls for full research papers for review and presentation in its 2nd International Conference on Advances in Business Management and Law (ICABML) 2018. Please access the following link for more details for paper submission. Theme: Research on Business: Entrepreneurship, Excellence, Productivity, Organizational Performance Dates: 24th – 25th November 2018 (Saturday &…

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ERIM SUMMERSCHOOL 2018

We are happy to inform you that summer at ERIM begins with seven short summer school courses. Registration is now open! These advanced doctoral-level courses are open to graduate students (Research Master and PhD), researchers and professionals within and beyond the Netherlands, who want to improve their data analysis skills or competences in the specific…

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European Commission, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation – Call for Experts

European Commission, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation Call for Experts: Expert Monitor Group for cPPPs Deadline – Tuesday 27 March 2018 The European Commission is looking for experts to be part of an Expert Group to monitor, review and give feedback on the reporting process of 10 associations of contractual public-private partnerships (cPPPs)*. In order…

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Interest in MBAs Declines as Students Opt for Masters Programmes

Increasing numbers of students are considering other business Masters over the MBA qualification, according to the latest edition of the Tomorrow’s Masters Study by CarringtonCrisp, in association with EFMD. In the study of over 1,000 prospective students from more than 100 countries, two-thirds (67%) agreed that they are considering a Masters rather than an MBA…

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