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The inaugural MERIT Summit in Barcelona gathered 206 attendees from 23 countries – 106 HR and L&D experts from over 80 companies and 100 Business School representatives from 32 business schools - under the topic “Learning in Times of Globalisation”.

More than 65% of participants were senior decision-makers in corporate HR, Talent Management, Learning & Development, People Management, and Executive Education

Through workshops, panel discussions, MERITalks, case study presentations, and One-to-One meetings, the summit provided an agenda full of various learning, brainstorming, and benchmarking options and received praise for its novel concept connecting companies with higher education institutions.

100+ Heads of Executive Education

from top business schools

150+ Heads of HR

from leading worldwide companies

Speakers Barcelona January 2017

Programme Barcelona January 2017

"International speakers, international participants, a good range of truly global application and best practices"

Reza Moussavian, Deutsche Telekom AG

"This is the kind of event where you learn a lot through the exchanges and sharing information"

Karine Savingny, Human Harmony

"Well-organized, Eclectic, Participative"

Michael John Flynn, Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin