HEC Paris launches the pan-African program Lead Campus 2019 Sustainable Leadership in Africa with AFD
On November 25, HEC Paris is launching the first module of the Lead Campus Sustainable Leadership in Africa program, a bilingual and certified management training course, co-constructed with AFD (Agence Française de Développement), Mohammed VI Polytechnique University (Morocco), UCT GSB (Graduate School of Business of the University of Cape Town, South Africa) and the Investors and Partners (I&P) investment fund.
Crédit Agricole CIB and HEC Paris create a Corporate Initiative dedicated to mergers and acquisitions
Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, HEC Paris and the HEC Foundation announce the signing of a partnership to create the first Corporate Initiative for mergers and acquisitions. The aim of this educational initiative, which promotes the spread of knowledge and exchange between the academic world and the business world, is to encourage and promote teaching and applied research in this field.
Purposeful Leadership at the heart of teaching at HEC Paris
From this year on, all of the students who take part in the Master in Management (MiM) Grande Ecole program at HEC Paris will follow the Purposeful Leadership track throughout their studies, thanks to the Joly Family Endowed Chair in Purposeful Leadership.
The objective is to make students aware of the opportunities available to them in business and to invite them to reflect personally on their ambitions.
HEC Paris Launches France’s First double degree in French cooking for Master in Management students
HEC Paris business school has partnered with cookery school L’atelier des Chefs to launch France’s first professional degree in French cooking for its Master in Management students. This new double degree is a direct response to the increasing demand of the school’s students interested in developing a career in the catering – hospitality sector. The first cohort to the double degree will start classes in September 2019.
Launch of the world’s first public laboratory dedicated to certifying the reproducibility of scientific research
HEC Paris, University of Orléans, and the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) are launching cascad, Certification Agency for Scientific Code and Data, the world’s first public laboratory specialized in the certification of the reproducibility of scientific research (www.cascad.tech).
Jean-Paul Agon creates a Sheltered Foundation and commits €1 million for equal opportunities and social diversity at HEC Paris
HEC Paris launches “Impact Tomorrow”, a 2019-2024 fundraising campaign to raise €200 million
HEC Paris and the HEC Foundation have launched a five-year fundraising campaign aimed at answering the new economic challenges and the changes that are today reshaping higher education. The campaign is directed towards its graduates and the business community in an effort to consolidate the school’s finances and to accelerate the speed of its transformations.
HEC Paris joins global leading universities to form U7 Alliance
This unique international alliance of university presidents will hold its first global summit in Paris on 9-10 July 2019, under the high patronage of the President of the Republic of France Emmanuel Macron. This inaugural 2019 summit will tackle 5 major global challenges: the key role of universities in a global world, climate change and cleaner energy, inequality and polarized societies, technological transformations, and community engagement and impact.
ArianeGroup, HEC Paris, and the European Space Agency team up to explore the future of space economy
ArianeGroup joins ESA_Lab@HEC to launch an applied research initiative, “Exploring the Future of the Space Economy”, in partnership with HEC Paris and the HEC Foundation.
ESA_Lab@HEC is a collaborative platform set up by the European Space Agency (ESA) and leading business school, HEC Paris, to promote research and innovation, and maximize the integration of the space sector into the economy and society.
The aim is to explore scenarios for the future of the space economy over the next three decades and to anticipate new solutions for space transport vehicles.