Events

18 October 2013

First TEDx HECParis

The theme of TEDx HECParis will be "Turning Points". While speakers come from a variety of backgrounds, they all have one thing in common: a Turning Point. Either through an idea, an experience or an event, they are driven by a particular change that moved something in a different direction.

15 May 2017

Africa Days 2017: Africa – Land of Entrepreneurial Initiatives

"Africa – Land of Entrepreneurial Initiatives" will be the central theme of AfricaDays@HECParis, which takes place from 15 to 17 May 2017 on the HEC Paris campus.


  • Three evenings of discussion and debate to answer the challenges and opportunities presented by the Africa of the future. The overarching theme will be that of the entrepreneurial dynamism of the continent and its diaspora.

    Leaders, entrepreneurs, bankers, economists and experts from the continent, as well as young startups from all walks of life, will come to demonstrate their commitment to the development of Africa. They will also shed light on new entrepreneurial trends and the keys to their success.
    Africa Days will also be an opportunity to gather the significant partnership ecosystem of HEC Paris, and focus on the three new strategic areas for the development of HEC Paris outlined by Dean Peter Todd - Entrepreneurship, Digital Transformation and Social Responsibility. All three are key areas of development for the African continent.
    ​Accompanying these determined entrepreneurs and innovative initiatives, Africa Days @HECParis can act as a platform for growth for all those who wish to contribute to the Africa of the 21st Century.

    Program & Regsitration 

  • Time: 15th - 17th of May 2017 - 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Where: Campus de Jouy-en-Josas
  • Email: africadaysSPAMFILTER@hec.fr
26 April 2017

Netexplo Forum 2017

  • The Netexplo Forum is the annual event on global digital innovation at UNESCO House, Paris. 

    Over two days attendees can share a year's observation of tech around the world, discover the 10 most promising initiatives of the year and the major trends in tomorrow's digital world. 

    See you on Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th April, 2017 at UNESCO House, where entrepreneurs, researchers, philosophers, sociologists, journalists and executives explain and analyse how digital tech is shaping our world.

    Program

  • Where: UNESCO House
  • Contact: events@netexplo.org
22 April 2017

Uni'run - The first charity race at HEC Paris

The first charity race will be on Saturday 22nd of April 2017 on HEC Campus and will be open to everyone. It will fund three participant organizations’ projects in the fight against child cancer: Imagine for Margo, Cheer Up and Rêve d’Enfance. These three astounding associations are involved in various aspects of fighting against this disease: research, children’s support during and after hospital visits.

  • Uni'Run HEC Paris 2017

    Uni’Run is a student initiative that aims to collaborate around a sporting and charity event at HEC. The event, hosted by many HEC associations, assures to be festive and friendly. Everyone is invited to this amazing sporting challenge.

    Come run and give the best of yourself to support sick children. There will be two courses proposed: 5km or 10km.

    Because of the commitment of the runners, this will also be a solidarity challenge. Registration (15 €) is on www.unirun2017.com where you can also create or join a fundraising page to raise funds donated in full to the beneficiaries associations.

    On the program: race, country lunch, fanfares, pompons, music, inflatable games and cotton candy - all facilitated by the student associations of HEC!

  • Where: HEC Campus
  • Contact: Laure-Abeille Debray
  • Phone: 07 82 64 54 04
  • Email: Laure-abeille.debraySPAMFILTER@hec.edu
7 April 2017

HEC Business Game 2017

During the 7th and 8th or April, almost 200 students from top universities in the world are coming to the HEC campus for the 3rd edition of the HEC Business Game.

  • During the two days of the event, participants will be stimulated to come up with disruptive solutions for our 5 challenges sponsored by Bain &Company, Schneider Electric, Earlybird Venture Capital, Gameloft, Klépierre and IBM and pitch their ideas.

    More

    #HBG2017

    @HECBG

    HEC Business Game on the Facebook page

  • Time: From 7th to 8th April
  • Where: HEC Campus
6 April 2017

Conference in Berlin: "Building resilience in society and organizations"

To evolve in our volatile, uncertain and complex world, it has become necessary to develop the capacity to adapt constantly with agility, and even be resilient in front of today’s major changes and challenges: geopolitical ,environmental, social and societal ones. This resilience is to build at different levels: society, organizations (international organizations, states, cities, firms, associations,etc.). It requires also the ability of individuals to adopt new resilient behaviors. How can this key capacity be developed at these different levels? this is what we propose to explore to get her during this conference, with operational actors, academics and witnesses.

  • Keynote speakers

    Rodolphe Durand
    Professor in Strategy and Business Policy at HECParis. Currently is the HEC Foundation Chaired Professor of Strategy at HEC Paris and the academic director of the Society and Organizations Center (SnO) which he launched in 2009.

    Benedicte Faivre Tavignot
    Affiliate professor in Strategy and Business Policy at HEC Paris. Co-Founder of the MSc in Sustainable Development and of the ‘Social Business, Enterprise and Poverty’ Chair, Bénédicte Faivre-Tavignot is Executive Director of the SnO Center.

    ChristineRodwell
    Vice President at VEOLIA, president for business development, cities innovation & markets. Veolia is among the most committed partners to the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities initiative.

    Berlin-Charlottenburg Town Hall
    Mayor or representative (TBC) of Berlin Charlottenburg Town Hall, very much concerne dafter December 19, 2016 terror attach in the federal capital.

    Registration: Olga Hein, HEC Germany Office hein@hec.fr

  • Time: 16.30 to 19.30 pm
  • Where: HEC Germany Office, Institut Français Kurfürstendamm 211, 10719 Berlin
  • Contact: Olga Hein
  • Email: heinSPAMFILTER@hec.fr
31 March 2017

SEED Entrepreneurship Summit 2017

HEC SEED and Université Paris-Saclay Students in Entrepreneurship, are joining forces for SEED Entrepreneurship Summit to be one of the biggest Student Entrepreneurship Events in Europe

  • Get inspired by our 4 high-profile guest speakers, choose from 30 interactive workshops tailored to your needs, and discover over 80 outstanding startups, VCs, and accelerators on the entrepreneurship floor
    If you have a startup yourself, take your chance in our pitch competition . Last year, 2 of the participants integrated the prestigious Axel Springer Plug & Play accelerator in Berlin along with a €25K investment

    Friday 31st March 2017 - 7 pm – At the BPI France Hub - 8 Boulevard Haussmann, 75009 Paris

    Opening night (SOLD OUT!)

    Saturday 1st April 2017 - 10 am to 7 pm - At HEC Paris - 1, rue de la Libération, 78350 Jouy-en-Josas (A shuttle service will be in place to access the event site)

    - 4 key speakers from whom to draw your inspiration
    - 30 interactive workshops
    - Over 80 start-ups on site
    - And a Pitch Competition to accelerate shortlisted projects!

    More information http://www.hecseedparis.com/

    Facebook page

    Join the conversation @HECSEED

    #SEEDSUMMIT2017

  • Time: March 31 – April 1
  • Where: HEC Paris Campus, 1, Rue de la libération, Jouy-en-Josas, 78350
23 March 2017

Chinese Business Day

The HEC Chinese Business Society and HEC Careers & Corporate Partnerships are delighted to welcome you to the 2nd edition of the Chinese Business Day on Thursday March 23rd 2017 from 1:30pm to 7pm in Building S. ETAM, MICHELIN, URGO, STARTUPBRICS and SR2C are among companies coming on campus


  • Program

    1:30pm Registration and welcome coffee. Hall S

    1:45pm-2:30pm Opening Speeches : François COLLIN, Associate Dean for International Affairs, Raphaëlle GAUTIER, Executive Director for Corporate Partnerships & Careers. Bellon Auditorium

    Chinese Business Society Presentation

    2:30pm-4:00pm Company Case Studies. Rooms S118 to S120

    4:00pm-4:15pm Coffee Break. Hall S

    4:30pm-5:15pm Company One on One meetings

    5:30pm-6:00pm Guest Speaker : David Baverez, HEC Alumni Paris, will talk about his new book Pékin Express : la nouvelle Chine racontée au futur Président.  Bellon Auditorium

    6:00pm-7:00pm Cocktail networking; Hall S

  • Time: 1:30pm-7pm
  • Where: HEC Campus, Jouy-en-Josas