Events

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.

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    @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
17 March 2017

6th Annual Energy Day

The theme of the 6th annual HEC Paris Energy Day conference is about innovative technologies that will support a cleaner energy. The Energy and Utilities sectors are affected by pressing concerns including volatile commodity prices, increased competition, and significant capital costs. Additionally, today’s global energy demand puts considerable pressure on natural resources and environment, and we must reinvent the ways in which energy is produced, supplied, stored, and consumed. The value chains are increasingly becoming “digital” through technological innovations such as smart fields, smart metering, smart grids, or smart homes. Green energies have never been so competitive, but old actors are similarly innovating to improve existing technologies. So, who will guide this technological revolution, and how?

  • 6th Annual Energy Day - HEC Paris

    Registration :
    #HECEnergyDay

    Facebook event

    SPEAKERS

    • Jean Michel Gauthier, Executive Director, Energy & Finance Chair, HEC Paris
    • Olivier Menuet, VP Energy, SNCF
    • Francois Sterin, Director Global infrastructure, Google
    • Pierre Cannet, Head Climate, Energy and Infrastructure, WWF
    • Wissam Anastas - Co-Head of DB Private Equity Energy and Infrastructure - Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management
    • Tristan Zipfel - Chief of Staff to the CEO - EDF Energies Nouvelles
    • Mikhail SAVKIN - Director of Global Strategy - Schneider Electric;
    • Umberto DOTTA - Managing Director - Power Generation Industry - EDF;
    • Timo MARQUEZ - Energy & Sustainability Services - Groupe BETOM

    PLANNING

    12h Sandwich buffet
    13h Plenary session – welcome speeches
    14h Workshops – round tables
    ▪ Financing & Financers
    Aligning of the stars? Will the fall of prices of oil, gas, coal, electricity, as well as interest rates lead to an economic disaster for some players of the energy industry? What is the right forward? Should we have a Top-Down or a Bottom-Up approach? Re-involve private finance? Is the involvement of private investors a key for the success of financing future energies? Can we still count on public finance, expecting countries to finance the energy transition despite their high debt level? How can governments adjust policies and regulation to stimulate private investments?
    ▪Innovation
    New technologies or improvement of old technologies? What are these technologies and what is their impact? … In which sector? Who will support these new offers? Oil & gas / Electricity / Coal / Nuclear players? Will gas innovate, acting as a bridge to reinforce clean energy/storage? Will new actors survive, or will traditional players dominate?…In which segment? Deployment strategy: where to start? Upstream? Midstream? Downstream? Final demand management? How impactful
    should these technologies be on volumes (demand management/decrease
    of primary or final energy), or on lifestyle?
    16h break
    16h30 Workshops summary
    17h Plenary session – Keynote panel
    “Innovative Technologies for a Cleaner Energy”
    18h30 Conclusions – Closing speech
    19h Cocktail and networking session

  • Time: 12 PM - 7 PM
  • Where: HEC Campus - T Building
16 March 2017

Industry and Innovation Day

  • The purpose of this event is to allow students to interact with industry professionals, and to explore the new challenges of industry (Smart cities, Industry 4.0)

  • Time: 14:00 – 17:30
  • Where: HEC Paris campus
  • Contact: Nathalie TEN HOVE
  • Email: ten-hoveSPAMFILTER@hec.fr
23 February 2017

Workshop on Measuring Business Impacts on Peoples' Well-being - 23-24 February 2017

The agenda is available online and participation in the event is free of charge.

  • More information here

  • Where: OECD - 2, rue André Pascal 75775 Paris Cedex - France

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