Events

12 April 2015

2015 EFMD Conference in the MENA Region

The 2015 EFMD Conference in the Middle East and North Africa Regions is hosted by HEC Paris in Qatar, on the theme: "Building Dynamic Networks and Partnerships for the Region"

  • Programme & Registration

    The EFMD MENA conference brings together business schools, companies, NGOs and the private sector to share and exchange ideas and best practice on management education and development across the region.
    The conference will explore the specific geopolitical environment of the MENA region and analyse the consequences for business schools. Highly interactive sessions will engage the audience to revisit and rethink their business models and explore the value and opportunities of IT innovative and digital tools to educate young people and executives in the region.
    The conference will be chaired by Laoucine Kerbache, CEO and Dean, HEC Paris in Qatar and includes a distinguished list of speakers including:
    Everette Dennis, Dean of NorthWestern University in Qatar
    Laoucine Kerbache, CEO and Dean, HEC Paris in Qatar
    Karine Lejoly, Director, Innovation & Pedagogy, HEC Paris
    Aziza Ellozy, Professor of Practice and Founding Director of the Center for Learning and Teaching at the American University in Cairo
    Karim Seghir, Dean, School of Business, American University in Cairo
    Ebrahim Mohamed, Director education, Climate KIC
    Karim Said, Director French Arabian Business School, Arabian Gulf University
    Amol Dani, Chief Operating Officer, Georgetown University in Qatar
    Mouna Bendahou, HEM Tangier Director
    Ben Glover, Regional Managing Director, Europe & the Middle East GMAC
    Marina Ranga, Senior Researcher, Stanford University
    Christine Baldy Ngayo, Key Account Development Director, HEC Paris Executive Education
    Nasser Al Ansari, Chairman, QDVC
    Emil Nehme, CEO, Nehmed Group
    Ahmed Al Balushi M Omani, CEO, Bank Muscat
    Abdulla Al Mehsadi, CEO, Msheireb Properties

  • Time: 12-14th April 2015
  • Where: Doha, Qatar
  • Contact: Christine Baldy Ngayo
  • Email: baldySPAMFILTER@hec.fr
19 October 2017

Alliances for Cities in Transition

HEC Paris' Society & Organizations (SnO) Center and HEC Alumni are pleased to announce the theme for their annual conference:
Alliances for Cities in Transition.

  • Cities are faced with an urgent, massive and wicked  challenge: achieve carbon neutrality while ensuring the inclusion and empowerment of all their citizens. To wicked challenges, complex solutions: transitioning to new city models will not be achieved without the persistent and convergent mobilization of all actors: citizens and the civil society, public, private, investors, researchers...

    HEC Paris sheds light on multi-actor initiatives that aim to build the sustainable, inclusive and resilient cities of tomorrow.
    Join us on October 19th to exchange on the following topics:

    • What is our shared vision for future cities?
    • How to catalyze multi-stakeholder collaboration for impact? Which engagement and governance models?
    • Which business models and funding tools will do transition ?
    • … And what about HEC Paris’ territorial footprint?

    Panel discussions: 

    • Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of the city of Paris, Chair of the C40 Network - to be confirmed - 
    • Rob Hopkins, Founder of Transition Network, activist, author, blogger, "Green Community hero" by The Guardian
    • Marie Sauvignon - H.00, Sustainability Practice Leader at IMS (Inspiring More Sustainability) in Luxembourg
    • Julien Dossier - H.95, Founder of Quattrolibri, co-author of 2050 Carbon neutrality Strategy of Paris , HEC Paris Lecturer- to be confirmed -

    Calendar:

    • 1pm - Inspiration: Projection of the film Demain, by Mélanie Laurent and Cyril Dion  
    • 3pm - Action: Take up the « Après-demain » challenge: come and build solutions for future cities!
    • 5pm  Case studies on Accelerating the Third Industrial Revolution - the Luxembourg case and Smart cities: the solution to our urban ills?
    • 8pm – Round-table and debate with keynote speakers
  • Time: 1pm - 10pm
  • Where: HEC Paris Campus
  • Contact: Elisabeth De Reals
  • Phone: dereals@hec.fr
28 September 2017

Faculty Day 2017

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8 June 2017

PARIS-SACLAY - HEC part of the cluster - Conférence EPAPS

Come to discover the unique HEC's environment!

  • We are thrilled to propose you a conference gathering two exclusive guests: Marc Vanhuele - Associate Dean of HEC, Member of Université Paris-Saclay Committee & Patrick Van de Maele - President and Chief Executive Officer of EPAPS to present you the wide opportunities offered by the Paris-Saclay Cluster.

    8th of June - Thursday

    11:30 to 12:30

    BELLON Amphitheatre (S Building)

    Paris-Saclay, is a research-intensive and business cluster currently under construction, a project with national and international ambitions, addressing a public interest challenge. It encompasses research facilities, universities, French higher education institutions (grandes écoles as Polytechnique "X" or ENSAE statistics school) and also research centers of private companies wih the objective to catalyze public-private collaborations and researchers-entrepreneurs initiatives.

  • Time: 11.30am - 12.30pm
  • Where: BELLON Amphitheatre - S Building