Victoria Forum, Bridging Divides: Turf, Truth & Trust

Victoria forum

Register now for the Victoria Forum, “Bridging Divides: Turf, Truth & Trust“, which takes place 28-30 August 2022. The event is free online and in-person at the University of Victoria in Canada. EFMD President Eric Cornuel will be one of the speakers. In the five years since its inception, the Victoria Forum has carved out…

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Development of society and its country is the main commitment of FDC: Imagine Brazil

FDC member spotlight

This Member Spotlight highlights Fundação Dom Cabral (FDC) and its social initiative, Imagine Brazil, which seeks to inspire and mobilise the development of a fairer, more prosperous Brazilian society. Thank you to Viviane Barreto, Executive Director of the International Advisory Council (IAC) & Associate Dean for Global Strategy, for the contribution. For over 45 years, the…

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The George Mason University Honey Bee Initiative

George Mason member spotlight

This Member Spotlight highlights George Mason University School of Business in the United States and its focus on sustainability and partnerships with the Honey Bee Initiative (HBI). Thank you to Andrew Garavito, Beekeeper for HBI and Germán Perilla, Director of HBI, for their contribution. Special thanks to Dr Lisa M. Gring-Pemble, Co-Executive Director for a…

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Journey towards a third-generation school: Universidad de La Sabana EICEA

La Sabana

This Member Spotlight highlights Universidad de La Sabana, International School of Economic and Administrative Sciences (EICEA) in Colombia and its focus on developing internationalisation, connections to the world of practice and pedagogical innovation. Thank you to Catherine Pereira Villa, Dean of the International School of Economic and Administrative Sciences, and Daniela Sierra Parra, Head of…

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E-learning in Peru: experiences and expectations

ISIL campus - online education

2020 was a turbulent year for education in general and at Instituto Superior San Ignacio de Loyola (ISIL) we carried out online education research to deep dive into higher education challenges and opportunities. About ISIL Founded in 1983, as a Technological Institute, ISIL is a private, regulated, for-profit institution in the Peruvian higher education sector,…

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The Latin America Scholars Community: Co-creating relevant knowledge through virtual collaboration

LatAm scholars community EFMD

During the closing event of the first Latin America Business Education Jam, two core reflections emerged: The pressing need to develop a distinctive value proposition for Latin American business schools and the potential impact of doing it in a collaborative way. There was a major criticism about adopting business school’s models that were not conceived…

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Time for change says Dana Brown, Dean of Sprott School of Business, Carleton University

Stephanie Mullins, Associate Director at specialist business education PR consultancy, BlueSky Education, spoke with Dana Brown, Dean of the Sprott School of Business at Carleton University in Canada, about the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on the institution and the wider industry for an upcoming podcast. “We don’t want to go back to the way things were, we want…

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Taking Care of its Community: The Way IPADE Business School has Handled the Covid-19

IPADE

Gabriela Alvarado and Juan Romero share the IPADE’s actions to cope with the impact of the Covid-19, which can be grouped into two major categories: interaction with participants and alumni; and internal management and governance. The coronavirus outbreak reached Mexico on February 27, 2020 – approximately a month after it was confirmed to have spread to…

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