The two-day MERIT conference programme features an outstanding line-up of speakers from some of the top business education institutions. They will discuss the prospects for business learning and development through various formats focused on practical debates and the best examples in the field.
The agenda includes keynote speeches and a panel discussion on the L&D challenges in the big data era featuring opinion leaders such as Martin Boehm, dean and professor of Marketing at IE Business School; Joaquin Uribarri, CEO of Executive Education and professor at IE Business School; Mark Lewis, director of Executive Education at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Executive Education, and more.
Three best-practice case studies will showcase successful collaborative projects between business schools and companies. Two practice-oriented workshops will discuss what it really takes to become an entrepreneur and will look into how technologies are being applied in fields such as Retailing, Finance, Consulting, Law, Journalism, and Medicine. Participants will also have the chance to attend three expert sessions, which will analyse pressing topics in the field of learning technologies and workplaces.