The theme of the annual MERIT Summit in Lisbon, Always-On Learning, reflected the participants’ shared goal of creating long-lasting and sustainable learning strategies within the executive education field.

The MERIT agenda features 6 panel discussions, 8 MERITalks, 7 company case studies, 7 business school case studies, and 12 masterclasses and workshops over a 2.5 day period – a total of 40 innovative sessions packed into 32 waking hours!

Lisbon 2018 PROGRAMME: Always-On Learning

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

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*Programme subject to change.

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