Event

2018 EFMD Executive Development Conference

Hosted by: IMD

The event will start on: 17 Oct 18 12:00
And will end on: 18 Oct 18 22:30

Location: Lausanne, Switzerland
Contact:
delphine.hauspy@efmd.org

 

Theme
Exploring Learners’ Ecosystems: from Consumption to Curiosity

Target Group
This conference is aimed at the professionals in the Executive Development sector, namely the business schools / alternative provider of executive education (executive development centres, consultants, network providers) as well as the clients (companies).

Contact
For Logistic Questions (registration, invoice, hotels):
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Programme

Wednesday 17 October 2018

12:00 – 14:00

Registration

12:00 – 13:30

Buffet lunch

13:30 – 13:45

Welcome Address

  • Jean-François Manzoni, President, IMD, CH
  • Nadine Burquel, Director, Business Schools Services, EFMD

13:45 – 14:00

Opening Remarks
Aim: expectations for the next days, run through the programme to understand the flow of the conference.

  • Co-chair: Sophie Guieysse, Group Human Resources Director, Richemont, CH and Anand Narasimhan, Dean of Faculty & Research, IMD, CH (tbc)

14:00 – 15:00

Plenary I – Disrupting the sector
Aim: understanding how a big player in the industry completely disrupted the sector with their product. How did they do it?

15:00 – 16:30

Exploration – World Leading Practices in the Region

16:30 – 17:00

Coffee break

17:00 – 17:30

Plenary II – 4 Excellence in Practice Award (EiP) Winning Cases Presentations
Aim: each participant will attend 4 of the winning cases presentations using the Pecha Kucha method (20 slides max for 20 seconds each) enabling them to choose which ones they want to discuss in more details in the following discussion corners.

GOLD Category: Talent Development
Integration Programme Business Lead – A Fast-track for Educated Refugees into Business Life

  • Epiqus & Hanken & SSE Executive Education

SILVER Category: Talent Development
Corporate MBA Programme

  • Jill Schnarr, Vice-President of Corporate Citizenship and Communications, Telus, CA
  • Saul Klein, Dean, Gustavson School of Business, University of Victoria, CA

GOLD Special Category: Ecosystem Development
Monocities: A Long Journey of Transformation

  • Monocities Development Fund & Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO

SILVER Special Category: Ecosystem Development
Wave2 Growth Hub Programme: Designing and Delivering Small Business Support to Create Regional Economic Growth across England

  • UK Government Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy & Lancaster University Management School

17:30 – 18:30

Discussion Corners – 4 Excellence in Practice Award (EiP) Winning Cases Presentations
Open discussions with the case authors around the hurdles and difficulties they faced in their partnership – and how they overcame them.

18:30

Walk to the Olympic Museum

18:45

Drinks at the Olympic Museum

19:30

Welcome dinner at the Olympic Museum

Thursday 18 October 2018

08:45

Walk from Mövenpick hotel to school

08:15 – 9:00

Registration

09:00 – 10:00

Plenary III – Shaping the Ecosystem, Building the Learner-Led Perspective
Aim: leveraging from the current ecosystem, how can organisations evolve and transform in order to follow the needs of the market.

10:00 – 10:45

TEDTalk session
Aim: provocative, short talks that will interest participants in the executive development sector.

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 – 11:30

Plenary IV – 3 Excellence in Practice Award (EiP) Winning Cases Presentations
Aim: each participant will attend 3 of the winning cases presentations using the Pecha Kucha method (20 slides max for 20 seconds each) enabling them to choose which ones they want to discuss in more details in the following discussion corners.

GOLD Category: Organisation Development
Forward-Looking Leadership Development

  • Hanna Heikkilä, VP, Talent Management, Valmet, FI
  • James Henderson, Professor of Strategy, IMD, CH

SILVER Category: Organisational Development
“Leadership 2020 Life: A Massive Open Online Conversation for Daimler”

  • Oliver Fischer, Chief Learning Officer (CLO), Daimler Corporate Academy, Daimler, DE
  • David Major, Senior Learning Director, Wolff Olins, UK

SILVER Category: Professional Development
Gold for Experts – Talents for Company Progress

  • Atos Global
  • Simon Oberthür, R&D Manager, SICP – Software Innovation Campus Paderborn, Paderborn University, DE
  • Judith Shawcross, Head, Executive and Professional Development, Department of Engineering, Cambridge University’s Institute for Manufacturing (IfM), UK

11:30 – 12:30

Discussion Corners – 3 Excellence in Practice Award (EiP) Winning Cases Presentations
Open discussions with the case authors around the hurdles and difficulties they faced in their partnership – and how they overcame them.

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch on campus

14:00 – 14:15

Plenary IV – 3 Excellence in Practice Award (EiP) Winning Cases Presentations
Aim: each participant will attend 3 of the winning cases presentations using the Pecha Kucha method (20 slides max for 20 seconds each) enabling them to choose which ones they want to discuss in more details in the following discussion corners.

GOLD Category: Professional Development
The Journey to Marketing and Sales Excellence: How building the capabilities of DSM’s Marketing and Sales Teams Creates Successful Growth

  • Arthur Simonetti, Marketing Director, DSM, NL
  • Alexandre Segers, Business Unit Manager Customised Programmes, Vlerick Business School, BE

GOLD Category: Executive Development
Empowering People to Connect

  • Jessica Toninsen, Senior Organisational Development Specialist, Telstra, AU
  • Pia Lee, CEO, LIW, AU

SILVER Category: Executive Development
Expanding Horizons

  • Stephen Parker, Chief Learning Officer and Head of Talent Management, A.T. Kearney, US
  • Katie Coates, Client Director, London Business School, UK

14:15 – 15:15

Discussion Corners – 3 Excellence in Practice Award (EiP) Winning Cases Presentations
Open discussions with the case authors around the hurdles and difficulties they faced in their partnership – and how they overcame them.

15:15 – 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 – 16:30

TEDTalk session
Aim: provocative, short talks that will interest participants in the executive development sector.

16:30 – 16:45

Wrap up on General Trends
Aim: draw similarities across cases; how each one has created their own learners’ ecosystem.

  • Jan Ginneberge, Senior Advisor, Corporate Services, EFMD
  • Linda Irwin, Senior Client Director, Executive Education, London Business School, UK

16:45 – 17:00

Summary
Aim: Conclusions and links in regard to the topics of the conference.

  • Co-chair: Sophie Guieysse, Group Human Resources Director, Richemont, CH and Anand Narasimhan, Dean of Faculty & Research, IMD, CH (tbc)

17:00 – 17:15

Presentation Next Year’s Venue

17:15

Walk back to Mövenpick hotel

18:25

Walk from Mövenpick hotel to IMD

18:30

Drinks at IMD

19:30

Dinner and EiP – Excellence in Practice award ceremony

22:00

Walk back to Mövenpick hotel

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