From MOOCs to mobile, educators around the world are closely watching advancements in technology that will transform management education, and the schools that provide it.
The Global Business School Network and INSEAD's Emerging Markets Institute convened over 50 leaders in business education and industry at INSEAD’s Asia campus to participate in a summit on “Tapping the Potential for Technology to Transform Management Education for Emerging Markets.” Delegates explored how technology is enabling new business models that expand the management education market and how it is changing the way that people learn in emerging markets.
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INSEAD Asia Campus
1 Ayer Rajah Avenue, Singapore
*Buses will pick up from the Marina Bay Sans Hotel at the Towel 1 Main Lobby at 8:30am. Return to hotel by 5:00pm.
Founder & Strategy Mentor
Gidi Mobile Ltd.
University of Cape Town,
Graduate School of Business
|Christopher Chia |
National University of Singapore Institute
of System Science Management Board
Samuel Curtis Johnson School of Management,
Open University Business School
ESCA School of Management
International Business Center
Michigan State University
Dalberg Global Development Advisors
Lagos Business School
Founder & CEO
Global Business School Network
INSEAD Emerging Markets Institute
Founder & CEO
SanderMan Pte. Ltd.
Asia-Pacific IT Services Regional Leader
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
|8:30||Leave for INSEAD Singapore Campus |
|9:00 - 9:30||Welcome Address & Introductions|
|9:30 - 10:45||Models of Management Education for the 21st Century|
Discover and discuss how technology is enabling new business models for management education
Moderator: Christopher Chia, Professor, National University of Singapore Business School (Singapore)
Featuring: Walter Baets, Director, UCT Graduate School of Business (South Africa),
Soumitra Dutta, Dean, SC Johnson School of Management, Cornell University (USA),
Balagopal Vissa, Associate Professor, INSEAD (Singapore) Download Presentation
|10:45 - 11:00||Technology Innovation Sponsor Showcase|
Adetunji Adegbesan, Founder & Strategy Mentor, Gidi Mobile (Nigeria)
|11:00 - 11:30||Tea Break|
|11:30 - 1:00||Lessons to Learn from Business: Learning in a Digital Age|
Discover and discuss ways businesses and education institutions use technology to provide interactive experiences for developing world customers and ways these approaches can be applied to education
Moderator: Robert Kennedy, Dean, Ivey Business School (Canada)
Featuring: Tomas Hult, Director, International Business Center, Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University (USA) Download Presentation
Rajen Makhijani, Associate Partner, Dalberg (Singapore / Mumbai) Download Presentation
Sandeep Sander, CEO, SanderMan Pte. Ltd. (Singapore)
Karen Uffindell, Asia-Pacific IT Services Regional Leader, EY (Hong Kong) Download Presentation
|1:00 - 2:00||Networking Lunch|
|2:00 - 3:15||Small Group Discussions|
Applying technology in the developing world context and internationalizing your programs through technology
|3:15 - 4:00||Report Back|
|4:30||Leave INSEAD Singapore Campus for Hotel|
Online Educa Berlin is the largest global e-learning conference for the corporate, education and public service sectors. More than 2000 high-level decision-makers from all areas of the education and training industry meet in the heart of Europe to shed light upon the future of ICT in education and training.
Gidimo is Africa’s first mobile server for learning, entertainment and connection. In collaboration with Pan-Atlantic University’s Enterprise Development Center, Gidimo offers a basic management course that includes videos of locally developed case studies, group discussions and reading materials.
Join the Technology Summit as a sponsor and you will affiliate your organization with a dynamic, innovative event that attracts the attention of leaders in international management education. Your support also helps GBSN continue its important work ensuring the developing world has the management talent it needs to generate prosperity.
For more information on sponsorship, contact Doug White at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1.202.628.9042
For more information, please contact GBSN at email@example.com or +1.202.628.9040
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