Event

2016 EFMD MBA Conference

Hosted by: ESADE

The event will start on: 13 Mar 16 17:00
And will end on: 15 Mar 16 14:00

Location: Sant Cugat (Barcelona), Spain
Contact:
diana.grote@efmd.org

 

Theme
Digitalising your MBA

Target Group
This event is aimed at MBA Directors and business school staff involved in part-time, full-time and executive MBA programmes.

 
More Information

Programme

Sunday, 13 March 2016

18:30

Registration desk open - Hotel Sant Cugat, El Alto

19:30

Welcome reception & dinner - Hotel Sant Cugat, El Alto

Monday, 14 March 2016

08:30

Registration desk open

09:30 – 09:45

Welcome

  • Nadine Burquel, Director, Business School Services, EFMD
  • Josep Franch, Dean, ESADE, ES
  • Mark Farrell, Head, Graduate School of Business and Law, RMIT University, AU

09:45 – 10:45

New Ways of Learning

  • Jonathan Wareham, Dean for Faculty & Research, ESADE, ES
  • Anna Iñesta, Director, ESADE Centre for Educational Innovation, ESADE, ES
  • Tony Sheehan, Associate Dean, Digital Learning, London Business School, UK

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:30

How to implement a digital learning strategy – case studies

  • Anne Swanberg, Director, LearningLab, BI Norwegian Business School, NO
  • Matt Riddle, Director Digital Learning, La Trobe University, AU

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 14:45

Breakout sessions

  • Breakout 1A:
    Tools for Marketing & Student Recruitment
    - Steve Evans, CEO, Net Natives
    - Murray Simpson, Head of Higher Education, Net Natives, UK
  • Breakout 1B:
    Tools for Career Services
    - Amber Wigmore Álvarez, Executive Director of Career Services Career Management Center, IE, ES

14:45 – 15:45

The Flipped Classroom - case studies

  • Riccardo Mangiaracina, Director, International Flex EMBA, MIP Politecnico di Milano, IT
  • Koen Dewettinck, Associate Professor & Director EMBA, Vlerick Business School, BE

15:45 – 16:15

Coffee break

16:15 – 17:00

SNOCs Small Network Online Courses

  • Raúl F. Montalvo Corzo, Director, EGADE Business School Guadalajara, Tecnológico de Monterrey, MX

17:00 – 17:45

Student Expectations on the Use of Technology

  • Itsuma Tanaka, MBA Student, JP
  • Hetty Tang, MBA Student, CA

20:00

Transfer to Dinner Venue

20:15

Gala Dinner

23:00

Return transfers

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

09:00 - 09:30

Trends & Developments in Graduate Management Education

  • Deb Somers, Regional Director, Europe, Graduate Management Admission Council®, UK

09:30 – 10:30

Best Practice Example: From Paper to Paperless

  • Simon Evenett, Academic Director MBA , University of St. Gallen, CH

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00

Technology for Staying in Touch

  • Andrew Crisp, Director, Carrington Crisp, UK
  • Sarah Seedsman, Associate Consultant, CarringtonCrisp, UK

12:00 – 12:30

Closing Remarks & Welcome to the 2017 Conference

  • Mark Farrell, Head, Graduate School of Business and Law, RMIT University, AU
  • Nadine Burquel, Director, Business School Services, EFMD
  • Luis Vives, Associate Dean, MBA FT Unit, ESADE, ES

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch

Practical Information

  1. Venue
  2. Contact at the school
  3. Registration
  4. Fees and Payment
  5. Accommodation
  6. Direction
 
1. Venue

ESADE Busines School
59, Av. Torre Blanca,
08172 Sant Cugat –(Barcelona)
Spain
+34 935 543 511

 
2. Contact at the school Top

Ms. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Programme Director, Full Time MBA
Academic & Student Affairs Office

 
3. Registration Top

Please click here for the online registration form.

Please note that the list of participants is printed 10 working days before the event (1 March 2016). If you register after this date, regrettably your contact details will not be included in the list

 
4. Fees and payment Top
  • EARLY BIRD UNTIL 16 November 2015
    • 834,90€ (690€ +21% VAT) FULL members of EFMD
    • 1016,40€ (840€ +21% VAT) AFFILIATED members of EFMD
    • 1197,90€ (990€ +21% VAT) non-members of EFMD
  • NORMAL FEE UNTIL 22 February 2016
    • 1076,90€ (890€ +21% VAT) FULL members of EFMD
    • 1197,90€ (990€ +21% VAT) AFFILIATED members of EFMD
    • 1500,40€ (1240€ +21% VAT) non-members of EFMD
  • LATE FEE AFTER 22 February 2016 (payment by credit card ONLY)
    • 1197,90€ (990€ +21% VAT) FULL members of EFMD
    • 1379,40€ (1140€ +21% VAT) AFFILIATED members of EFMD
    • 1681,90€ (1390€ +21% VAT) non-members of EFMD

INDIVIDUAL CANCELLATION POLICY:
Cancellations must be confirmed in writing. If MCI EFMD Registration and Housing Office receives notice of your withdrawal before 27 January 2016, a cancellation administrative fee of 75€ (+21% VAT) will be charged. Thereafter, we regret that we are unable to refund any fees.
Also note that if we haven't received your payment (or proof of payment) before the list is printed 1 March 2016), your contact details will not be included in that list.

 
5. Accommodation Top

Hotel Sant Cugat
Cesar Martinell, 2
08172 Sant Cugat del Valles – Barcelona

Please check the booking procedures, terms and conditions below:

Room rates from 11th March to 13th March:
95 Euro - Double room for single use, including breakfast and taxes
105 Euro – Double / Twin room for double use, including breakfast and taxes

Room rates from 14th March to 15th March:
121 Euro - Double room for single use, including breakfast and taxes
131 Euro – Double / Twin room for double use, including breakfast and taxes

Reservation:
To proceed with the reservation, please send an email to the reservation service of the hotel (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) indicating the following reference: STCEFMDMBA130315, and your name, check in and check out dates and your credit card details including the expiry date. You can also provide the credit card details by calling the 0034 93 544 26 70 (note that no reservations are accepted by telephone).

Cancellation policy:
Cancellations must be sent by email to the hotel directly. Until the 13th February 2016 no fees apply. After this date, the hotel will charge 100% of the total stay on the credit card provided at the moment of booking. In the event of no-show or last minute reductions of the stay, the guest will be charged for the full reservation.

 
6. Direction Top

Coming soon