The annual MERIT Summit is the one-of-a-kind forum in which HR and business school directors meet, learn how to build tomorrow’s workforce, share ideas, and foster partnerships.
The first edition in Barcelona 2017 attracted a diverse and international group of more than 200 attendees from 80 companies and 32 business schools. View the information of the past event, including the programme, list of speakers, and photos here.
Its second edition will be in Portugal, and will connect 250 speakers, exhibitors, and delegates of 20+ nationalities. More workshops, case-studies, One-to-One meetings, and shared practices will be organised during this two-day event.
Senior HR executives of worldwide companies sharing their insight at the panel discussions
Academic thought leaders delivering workshops, masterclasses and inspiring MERITalk
25 inspiring talks, up to 10 minutes each on learning and leadership
Executive Education and L&D professionals presenting best practices in case study format
PANEL DISCUSSIONS – moderated 30-minute conversations with leading L&D and Talent Management professionals on specific themes
MERITalks – inspirational 10-minute TED-style talks by academic thought leaders and business school alumni
COMPANY CASE STUDIES – presentations of innovative L&D projects, with awards for the best-rated presentations (15 minutes)
BUSINESS SCHOOL CASE STUDIES – presentations of successful collaborative projects between business schools and companies (20 minutes)
MASTER CLASSES & WORKSHOPS – following the Panel Discussions, speakers give a detailed analysis and/or lesson about a specific topic in 90-minute sessions
*Programme subject to change.
Informative panel discussions
In-depth workshops and masterclasses
Effective case study presentations
Showcase your expertise by becoming a speaker
Position your organisation in front of the L&D experts
Share your experience and achievements
One-to-one meetings, exhibition and networking activities
Meet international companies’ HR and L&D directors
Meet potential school partners in Executive Education