HEC Paris maintains its lead in the annual FT European Business Schools rankings

7 December 2009

The FT has published today the results of its 'meta-survey' that combines all the Financial Times business education rankings of 2009: the full-time MBA, the Executive MBA, the Master in Management, the Executive Education, and the Faculty. Within a pool of the top 70 graduate business schools in Europe, HEC Paris is ranked first, for the fourth year in a row, which is a testament to its full (...)

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"Managing across Borders and Corporate Social Responsibilities" - HEC Executive MBA China delegation visits France

23 November 2009

A 49‐member delegation of participants from the third class of the HEC Executive MBA China completed a five‐day visit to Paris, October 19-23, 2009. The EMBA China program includes a one-week study tour in Paris. It provides an interesting and varied set of activities -lectures and conferences, company visits and Paris cultural events. The participants attended the class "Managing across (...)

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First-ever ranking of private equity firms, by an HEC Paris Professor in association with Dow Jones

19 November 2009

Professor Oliver Gottschalg has just published a one-of-a-kind ranking for the Private Equity sector, drawing on a long-running academic study into the industry’s performance. The Private Equity Ranking lists the Top 10 PE firms in terms of aggregate performance rates between 1996 and 2005. With this ranking, Professor Gottschalg answers the question: “Which firm(s) generated the best performance (...)

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Ikujiro Nonaka, Professor Emeritus at the University Hitotsubashi, comes to HEC Paris

22 October 2009

On Friday, October 23rd at 11.00 am, Pr Ikujiro Nonaka, Professor Emeritus at the University Hitotsubashi, will give a conference on the subject: «Organizational Knowledge Creation Theory and Practice ". At the end of the conference, he will be named Professor Honoris Causa of HEC Paris.

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HEC Paris and Queen’s School of Business announce double degree with a focus on international business

19 October 2009

HEC Paris and Queen’s School of Business in Kingston, Ontario, have just announced a new double degree program with a focus on international business. This is the first Canadian-French double degree partnership for both schools. The signing ceremony took place in Paris on October 8th, 2009, at HEC with representatives from both schools and the Canadian Embassy in attendance. Both Deans, Bernard (...)

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Nobel Prize Winner speaks at HEC Paris

15 October 2009

Dr Rajendra K. Pachauri will today give a conference for the entire HEC community on “Responding to Climate Change: The Role of Business”. Dr Pachauri shares the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with Former Vice President Al Gore, as Chair of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Dr Pachauri is also Director General of TERI and of Yale Climate and Energy Institute. (...)

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FT 2009 Masters in management ranking: HEC maintains its leading position among the world’s top Business Schools

5 October 2009

The FT has just published the results of the 2009 "Masters" ranking, which has now gone global, taking into account universities and business schools from not only Europe, but also Asia and North America. This brings the total to 50 institutions. The first Masters program listed is CEMS MiM*. HEC remains the #1 business school with its MSc in Management (Grande Ecole program). HEC leads (...)

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Sustainability speaks out at HEC Paris

30 September 2009

From Yann Arthus Bertrand (the renowned French photographer, film-maker and environmental activist as President of GoodPlanet) to Rajendra Kumar Pachauri (an economist and environmental scientist of immense repute in the limelight recently when he shared the Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore on behalf of IPCC), HEC Paris places sustainable issues at the heart of its new school year. HEC Paris has (...)

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"HEC DAY at Tsinghua" on September 25 : Deans celebrate 10 years of cooperation, "Global vision of Chinese firms" Forum

25 September 2009

Tsinghua's School of Economics and Management (SEM) and HEC Paris jointly celebrated the 10th anniversary of their cooperation on September 25. The day of the anniversary was called "HEC Day at Tsinghua", when faculty members, students from both Tsinghua SEM and HEC Paris, and representatives from the French Embassy in Beijing gathered at the SEM to review the fruitful achievements made (...)

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HEC Finance and Statistics Conference in Paris on 2 October 2009

24 September 2009

The HEC Finance and Statistics Conference will be held in Paris (Pavillon Gabriel, 5 avenue Gabriel, 75008 Paris) on 2 October 2009. Leading experts will present their latest research on the term structure of interest rates, robust statistics, and the dynamics of volatility. The conference targets an audience of academics and finance practitioners. Invited speakers: FRANCIS X. DIEBOLD, University (...)

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