EFMD Events in the Second Half of 2013 and Early 2014

efmd-newlogo2013-lr coloursWe would like to update you on the key EFMD events planned for the second half of 2013. You may want to register now while your calendar is not too full or perhaps share the events with colleagues who might be interested in attending.

September
September is one of the busy months with the Sharing Best Practice CLIP Masterclass and Awards Ceremony taking place on 11-12 September, hosted by Novartis in Shanghai, China. The following CLIP Accredited companies will be recognised for there Excellence In Corporate Learning: Allianz, Alcatel Lucent, EDF, Novartis, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Siemens and Swiss Re.

From 18-20 September, EFMD will be holding the Research Leadership Programme,  Cycle 4. Module three (and the last of this cycle) will be immediately followed by the Alumni Day and both events will take place at the EFMD premises in Brussels, Belgium.

“Vision 2020: The Undergraduate Management Education Programme of the Future” is the theme of the 2013 EFMD Conference on Undergraduate Management Education to be held in St.Petersburg, Russia.  The Graduate School of Management will be hosting this conference running from 30 September up to 2 October.  

October
In London in the UK, EQUIS and EPAS Accreditation Seminars will be held on 1-2 of October, hosted by Cass Business School, City University London.

“The Digital Business School: Marketing & Communications” is the theme of the Advisory Seminar organised in Brussels, Belgium on 8 October at the EFMD premises.  

Stockholm School of Economics IFL Executive Education is hosting the 2013 EFMD Executive Development Conference on the theme “The New Frontiers of Executive Development”. This event takes place 9-11 October.

The next Sharing Best Practice CLIP Workshop will take place on 24-25 October, hosted by BBVA in Madrid, Spain. The theme of this event is: “Branding as a Key to Integration in a Global Learning Organisation”.

November
The 2013 EFMD Africa Conference will be hosted by Groupe IAM - Institut Africain de Management in Dakar, Senegal.  This event takes place 13-15  November and has as theme: “Entrepreneurship and Management Education in Africa: are we miseducating our students?”

November will also see the 2013 EFMD Career Services Conference. On 21-22 November, IE Business School in Madrid, Spain will host this first EFMD conference of this type.

December
Düsseldorf in Germany will be the location of the 2013 EFMD Conference on Master Programmes to be held on 2-4 December, hosted by WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, focussing on “Master Programmes: Challenges and Solutions”.

January 2014
The 2014 EFMD Conference for Deans & Directors General will take place 30-31 January 2014, hosted by University of Gothenburg, School of Business, Economics and Law in Gothenburg, Sweden

Further events already planned for 2014 include:

  • 2014 EFMD MBA Conference on 16-18 March
  • 2014 EFMD Conference for International, External and Corporate Relations, PR, Marketing, Communication and Alumni Professionals on 26-28 March
  • Research Leadership Programme - Cycle 5 with modules in April, May and September
  • 2014 EFMD Doctoral Programmes Conference on 7-9 May
More information on all the events is available on the EFMD website