november, 2019

wed20nov(nov 20)19:00fri22(nov 22)14:002019 EFMD GN Americas Annual ConferenceEmbracing Life-Long Impact19:00 - 14:00 (22) EDT Location: Miami, USA

Event Details

Target Group

The EFMD Global Network Americas Annual Conference has been designed for all those interested in management education and development. It brings together EFMD Global Network members, companies, educational institutions and other associations that have an interest in the Americas. This includes Deans, Deputy and Associate Deans, International Relations Directors, Programme Directors, Executive Education Directors and other Business School and Executive Development Professionals.

Host

Miami Business School, University of Miami

Location

Miami, USA

Time

20 (Wednesday) 19:00 - 22 (Friday) 14:00 EDT

Address

Miami Business School, University of Miami

5250 University Drive Coral Gables, FL 33146

Programme

Wednesday 20 November

18:30

Registration

19:00 – 22:00

Networking Dinner

Thursday 21 November

8:10

Bus Transport to Miami Business School

08:30

Registration

09:00 – 09:15

Welcome

  • Chair: John Quelch, Dean, Miami Business School

09:15 – 10:15

Continuous Reinvention
What does it mean as an individual to adapt to changing times in business? We start our conference with a speaker who will talk about the importance of reinvention in changing times and what that has looked like in their lifetime.

10:15 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:15

How Schools Support Entrepreneurship
Panel
This session will explore what the role of business schools is in developing entrepreneurial ecosystems, entrepreneurship hubs. What is the importance of start-ups across different kinds of economies; in what ways are they important depending on their environment?

  • Michael Wilson, Director of Entrepreneurship Programs, Miami Business School

12:15 – 13:45

Lunch

13:45 – 14:00

EFMD Global Network Update

  • Friedemann Schulze-Fielitz, Director, EFMD GN Americas

14:00 – 15:00

How to Measure Impact
This session will focus on ways to measure impact and how the measurement of impact has changed their institution.

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 17:00

Working Groups
This session will be facilitated by professionals involved with recruitment and/or talent development that support the graduate at different points in their lives after their education: a career services professional; an HR director, and a chief learning officer. You will able to discuss as peers over best practice for your students from graduation and beyond.

17:00

Bus Transport to Conference Hotel from Miami Business School

19:00

Bus Transport from Conference Hotel to Gala Dinner

19:30 – 21:30

Gala Dinner

22:00

Bus Transport back to Conference Hotel

Friday 22 November

8:50

Bus Transport to Miami Business School

09:30 – 11:00

Remaining Impactful in New Contexts
How are business schools changing their curriculum to encourage a broader sense of learning? What works and what doesn’t?

  • Patricia Abril, Vice Dean, Graduate Business Programs, Miami Business School

Alumni Management
Learn from 2 schools showcasing how they manage connection and engagement with their alumni.

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:30

Educating Beyond Business
The focus on wealth creation and efficiency has had consequences: democratic crises, surge of populism, death of expertise, accelerated inequality and deterioration of the planet. In the aftermath of this, how can business schools be catalysts of inclusive, sustainable growth, and help re-establish trust in critical institutions?

  • David Bach, Deputy Dean for Academic Programs, Yale School of Management

12:30 – 13:00

Concluding Remarks & Presentation of Next Year’s Venue

  • Chair: John Quelch, Dean, Miami Business School

13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

Speakers for this event

  • David Bach

    David Bach

    Deputy Dean for Academic Programs, Yale School of Management

    Deputy Dean for Academic Programs, Yale School of Management

  • Friedemann Schulze-Fielitz

    Friedemann Schulze-Fielitz

    Director, EFMD GN Americas, USA

    Director, EFMD GN Americas, USA

  • John Quelch

    John Quelch

    Dean, Miami Business School

    Dean, Miami Business School

  • Michael Wilson

    Michael Wilson

    Director of Entrepreneurship Programs, Miami Business School

    Director of Entrepreneurship Programs, Miami Business School

  • Patricia Abril

    Patricia Abril

    Vice Dean, Graduate Business Programs, Miami Business School

    Vice Dean, Graduate Business Programs, Miami Business School

Registration

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