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sun15mar(mar 15)15:00fri20(mar 20)14:302020 EFMD - HUMANE Winter SchoolDeveloping the Leadership Potential of Senior University Managers15:00 - 14:30 (20) CET Location: Barcelona, Spain

Event Details

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

Location

Barcelona, Spain

Time

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

Address

Pompeu Fabra University

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

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

• 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

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 12:30

Trends in Internationalisation

12:30 – 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 16:00

Student Engagement

16:00 – 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: Strategic Financial Management

09:00 – 11:00

Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30

Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management (continued)

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch at the school

14:00 – 16:30

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

17:15 – 20:30

Sightseeing

20:30

Dinner

23:00

Walk back to the hotel

Wednesday, 18 March

Theme: Brand Building and Measuring Impact

09:00 – 10:30

Building International Brand and Reputation for your Institution

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 13:00

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

13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 15:00

Walk back to UPF Barcelona School of Management

15:00 – 17:00

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

17:00 – 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

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 13:30

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

13:30 – 14:00

Working lunch at the school

14:00 – 16:00

Work on Winter School Cases session 4: Finalising and submitting reports
Coffee available

16:00 – 20:00

Free time for participants

20:00

Bus transfer from the hotel to the restaurant

20:30

Dinner

23:00

Bus transfer back to the hotel

Friday, 20 March

09:00 – 10:00

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

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 – 11:30

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

11:30 – 12:30

Plenary Session Feedback

12:30 – 13:00

Closing Plenary Session

13:00 – 14:00

Closing lunch at the school

Registration

Register here

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