march, 2020

sun15mar(mar 15)14:30fri20(mar 20)14:00Postponed2020 EFMD - HUMANE Winter SchoolDeveloping the Leadership Potential of Senior University Managers14:30 - 14:00 (20) CET Location: Barcelona, Spain

Event Details

details about the new dates will follow soon

The EFMD – HUMANE Winter School for senior managers is a highly intensive professional development programme for fast-rising managers of professional services with real leadership potential. It offers hands-on experience workshops and case work focusing on internationalisation strategy and implementation.

The 2020 Winter School programme will challenge you to think out of the box and help you contribute to your institution strategic agenda. You will enhance your management skills and better understand how to support growth in your institution.

Programme

Sunday, 15 March

14:00 – 14:30

Registration
Coffee available

14:30 –15:30

Welcome and introduction to the Winter School: leading and managing changes in strategy & policy

  • Oriol Amat, Dean UPF Barcelona School of Management and Professor of Financial Economics and Accounting, University Pompeu Fabra, ES
  • Ian Creagh, Winter School Chairman, UK
  • Nadine Burquel, Winter School Director, BE

• Programme objectives
• The Winter School Internationalisation Case
• Teams, team-working and the case study
• Explanation of the underlying strategy development model for the Winter School
• Getting the most from your Winter School experience

15.45 – 17.45

Strategy development and leadership
Creating teams to meet the needs of a simulated strategy development situation

• Team debrief on questionnaire responses
• Understanding the team’s strengths
• Getting to grips with the ‘gaps’ to be addressed by the team to be successful
• Discussion of how the group will manage these behavioral changes
• Setting individual team and individual objectives for the Winter School

17:45 – 18:30

Welcome drink

20:00

Dinner

Monday, 16 March

Theme: Global Challenges for Higher Education Institutions – The Impact on Internationalisation Strategies

09:00 – 10:30

Risks and Opportunities with Internationalisation: Asking the Right Questions

  • Karen Stanton, Vice-Chancellor, Solent University, UK

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 12:30

Trends in Internationalisation

  • Dorte Salskov-Iversen, Head of Department of Management, Society and Communication, Copenhagen Business School, DK

12:30 – 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 15:30

Student Engagement

  • Oriol Amat, Dean UPF Barcelona School of Management and Professor of Financial Economics and Accounting, University Pompeu Fabra, ES

15:30 – 17:30

Work on Winter School Cases session 1: Group review and preparing questions
Coffee available

17:30

Bus to the UPF Main Campus

18:00 -19:30

University Campus Tour and Reception
(UPF Main Campus)

19:30

Free evening for participants to work in groups on cases

Tuesday, 17 March

Theme: The Winter School Internationalisation Cases

09:00 – 10:30

The Process of Shaping and Implementing an Internationalisation Strategy: The Case of the University of Nottingham

  • Paul Greatrix, Registrar, University of Nottingham, UK

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 12:30

The Process of Shaping and Implementing an Internationalisation Strategy: The Case of The University of Groningen

  • Stephan van Galen, Secretary-General, University of Groningen, NL

12:30 – 13:00

Panel Conversation with the two case speakers

  • Paul Greatrix, Registrar, University of Nottingham, UK
  • Stephan van Galen, Secretary-General, University of Groningen, NL

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch at the school

14:00 – 16:30

Work on Winter School Cases session 2: Group review, analysis, SWOT
Coffee available

17:30 – 20:00

Team building activity in Barcelona

20:30

Dinner

22:30

Bus transfer back to the hotel

Wednesday, 18 March

Theme: Strategic Financial Management

09:00 – 10:30

Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management

  • Bob Rabone, Non-executive director and former Chief Financial Officer, Sheffield University, UK

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 13:00

Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management (continued)

  • Bob Rabone, Non-executive director and former Chief Financial Officer, Sheffield University, UK

13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 16:00

Building International Brand and Reputation

  • Collette Lux, Executive Director of Communications and Marketing, UCL, UK

16:00 – 18:30

Work on Winter School Cases session 3: The development plan
Coffee available

19:00

Working dinner at the hotel (working on case resolution)

Thursday, 19 March

Theme: Human Resource and Talent Management

09:00 – 11:00

Human Resource Management

  • Hubert De Neve, Former Executive Vice-President Human Resources IMEC International, Organizational Consultant and Executive Coach, BE

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 13:30

Understanding and Measuring Universities Impact on Society: Implications for University Management

  • David Sweeney, Executive Chair, Research England, UK

13:30 – 14:00

Working lunch at the school

14:00 – 16:00

Work on Winter School Cases session 4: Finalising and submitting reports (16:00)
Coffee available

16:00 – 20:00

Free time for participants

20:00

Bus transfer from the hotel to the restaurant

20:30

Dinner

22:30

Bus transfer back to the hotel

Friday, 20 March

09:00 – 09:40

Parallel Sessions (part I): Teams present their work and receive feedback from the Winter School SC (HUMANE and EFMD representatives)

  • Nadine Burquel, Winter School Director, BE
  • Cécile Chicoye, Director General Services, University Toulouse 1 Capitole, FR
  • Ian Creagh, Winter School Chairman, UK
  • Jan Ginneberge, Strategic Advisor, Corporate Services, EFMD
  • Esa Hämäläinen, HUMANE Chair, Head of Administration, Helsinki University, FI
  • Phil Harvey, Executive Director, Royal College of Art, UK
  • Jordi Rey, Director of Quality & Internationalisation, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management, ES
  • Friedemann Schulze-Fielitz, Director, EFMD Global Network Americas & Business School Services, EFMD

09:40 – 10:00

Coffee break

10:00 – 10:40

Parallel Sessions (part II): Teams present their work and receive feedback from the Winter School SC (HUMANE and EFMD representatives)

  • Nadine Burquel, Winter School Director, BE
  • Cécile Chicoye, Director General Services, University Toulouse 1 Capitole, FR
  • Ian Creagh, Winter School Chairman, UK
  • Jan Ginneberge, Strategic Advisor, Corporate Services, EFMD
  • Esa Hämäläinen, HUMANE Chair, Head of Administration, Helsinki University, FI
  • Phil Harvey, Executive Director, Royal College of Art, UK
  • Jordi Rey, Director of Quality & Internationalisation, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management, ES
  • Friedemann Schulze-Fielitz, Director, EFMD Global Network Americas & Business School Services, EFMD

10:40 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 12:00

Plenary Session Feedback

12:00 – 12:30

Closing Plenary Session

12:30 – 14:00

Closing lunch at the school

Contact

For hotel booking, registrations, invoices, please contact: [email protected]
For other questions, please contact: [email protected]

Location

Barcelona, Spain

Time

15 (Sunday) 14:30 - 20 (Friday) 14:00 CET

Address

Pompeu Fabra University

Balmes Campus, Carrer de Balmes, 132-134, 08008 Barcelona