Event

2017 EFMD Conference on Bachelor Programmes

Hosted by: Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University, UK

The event will start on: 20 Sep 17 16:00
And will end on: 22 Sep 17 14:30

Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Contact:
diana.grote@efmd.org

 

Theme
Finding the Right Balance: Technology In and Outside the Classroom

Target Group
Directors of bachelor/ undergraduate programmes in management and related areas such as finance, marketing etc. as well as programme administrators and staff from EFMD member and non-member schools concerned with bachelor/ undergraduate programmes.

 
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Programme

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

16:00

Registrations and welcome coffee

16:30 – 17:00

Welcome & introduction by the Chair

  • Nadine Burquel, Director, Business School Services, EFMD
  • Edward Peck, Vice-Chancellor, Nottingham Business School, UK
  • Melanie Currie, Associate Dean, Nottingham Business School, UK
  • Baback Yazdani, Dean, Nottingham Business School

17:00 – 18:00

Opening keynote – the Future of Technology

18:00

Guided city tour/ Robin Hood meet and greet

19:30

Dinner

Thursday, 21 September 2017

09:00

Welcome coffee

09:30 – 10:00

Setting the scene: Technology in teaching and learning
Introduction

10:00 – 10:30

A chatbot as students’ personal assistant

10:30 – 11:00

Best practice

11:00 – 12:00

Coffee break & working groups

12:00 – 12:30

Presentation of results from working groups

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Dashboard - lessons learned
A detailed presentation about the technology and its implementation with all parties involved.

  • Nottingham Business School

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 – 17:00

Discussion groups – building your own dashboard

17:00 – 17:30

Presentation of results from working groups

19:30

Transfers from hotel to dinner venue

19:30

Reception and dinner

22:30

Return transfers to hotels

Friday, 22 September 2017

09:00

Welcome coffee

09:30 – 10:15

The Challenges of Technology in Education
How can we evolve to provide the education for the future?

  • Ronan Gruenbaum, Dean, London Undergraduate Campus, Hult International Business School, UK

10:15 – 11:00

Challenges of digitalisation for business
How does digitalisation affect consumer bahaviour and what are the consequences for business?

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30

Educational in a new political landscape

12:30 – 13:00

Plenary – working groups

13:00 – 13:15

Closing remarks and welcome to the 2017 Conference

13:15– 14:15

Lunch

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