The theme of the annual MERIT Summit in Vienna, Co-creating Learning Organisations, invites business schools and the business world to bring their best talent together in creating a culture of learning for innovation and growth.

The MERIT agenda features 4 debates, 8 company challenges, 6 MERITalks, 6 company case studies, 6 business school case studies, and 5 masterclasses and workshops over a 2.5-day period – a total of more than 40 innovative sessions packed into 30 Summit hours!

PROGRAMME: Co-creating Learning Organisations

• COMPANY CASE STUDIES- Presentations of innovative L&D projects, with awards for the best-rated presentations.

• BUSINESS SCHOOL CASE STUDIES- Presentations of successful collaborative projects between business schools and companies.

• DEBATES – Moderated conversations on controversial topics with leading HR practitioners and business school representatives.

• MERITalks – Inspiring and dynamic 15-minute talks on the Summit main theme by business school professors, executive education designers, and subject matter experts.

• WORKSHOPS & MASTERCLASSES – 90-minute sessions by top-notch L&D, Talent Management experts, and researchers to dive deeper into a specific topic.

• STARTUP VILLAGE – Meet startup companies in executive education and HR technologies. Get to know their innovative projects and understand how they can help you rethink the HR and L&D roles.

PD - People Development Stream
LS - Leadership Stream