MERIT is a unique gathering of the most prominent Business Schools to present innovative learning methods and research, and Human Resources Directors of companies from different industries to share insight from their challenges and victories.
The third Annual MERIT Summit Vienna 2019 brings you a myriad of stimulating new ideas, learning techniques, HR tools, and the latest findings in R&D to unleash human potential and co-create learning organisations. From ground-breaking research to successful proven methods and best practices from the business and academic world, you will have plenty to choose from: exciting workshops, debates, masterclasses, brainstorming sessions, inspiring MERITalks, and company challenges. Our unique Startup Village invites chosen suppliers to present the newest HR and exec.edu technologies.
Attending this exclusive network event you will be part of creating a culture of learning, innovation, and growth. This is a singular opportunity to exchange challenges and share solutions with international delegates in a focused and highly interactive environment.
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
CASE STUDIES – Be exposed to real-life scenarios of success stories and lessons learned, presented by key players from different industries and by our business school partners.
COMPANY CHALLENGES – Expect to have your innovation and creativity activated when participating in stimulating company challenges that have been carefully selected by our MERIT community industry experts to create awareness and accelerate your learning curve.
DEBATES – Be part of high-powered 40-minute debates, geared to encourage learning by appreciating different points of view and angles, in sessions led by experienced moderators.
MERITalks – Inspiring 15-minute talks on the Summit’s main theme by business school professors, executive education designers, and subject matter experts.
WORKSHOPS/MASTERCLASSES – Focused workshops on subjects that you want to learn more about and masterclasses that dive deeper into topics about which you already have comprehensive knowledge. All 90-minute sessions are delivered by leading experts and/or researchers.
WORLD CAFÉ – Dynamic brainstorming activity for knowledge-sharing, with participants switching tables, enabling them to learn, explore, and create together.
STARTUP VILLAGE – Meet start-up companies in executive education and HR technologies. Get to know their innovative projects and understand how they can help you reflect and assist you in your current role.
Vienna Marriott Hotel
Parkring 12a, Vienna 1010 Austria (opposite the hotel)
Vienna 1010 Austria
41º 22' 17'' N / N 41.371388
02º 10' 54'' E / E 2.1816666
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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