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Business Forum - Washington, February 24, 2010

  Your Global Career – Future perspectives for the mobile executive
Overview “Pack your bags and begin your ascent into a global, cross-border career” – it sounds great, so why aren’t more people doing it? In the last twenty-five years, many companies have started to operate on a global basis. For at least that long, we have had the ability to move goods, money and information anywhere in the world. But the last piece of the puzzle – people – is more difficult to put in place.

In this interactive IMD event graciously sponsored by IFC, Professor Maury Peiperl will look at why this is the case, and what individuals and organizations can do to improve their global mobility. He will draw on examples from leading companies and his most recent research on the subject of global executive development and the management of careers under long-term uncertainty.

Prof Peiperl (PhD Harvard Business School), Professor of Leadership and Strategic Change at IMD, has written numerous books and articles on careers and work and is dedicated to promoting the role of business and leaders in sustainable global development. He has directed programs for numerous clients around the world.

Details Date & Time

Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Registration: 12.00-12.15
Introduction: 12.15-12.30
Interactive session: 12.30-14.00
Refreshments will be provided.


2121 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington DC, 20433


Lynn Verdina-Henchoz, Director of Markets
Phone: +41 21 618 04 25

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Meta Wilde, Corporate Development Assistant
Phone: +41 (0)21 618 01 88

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General Information

What is an IMD Business Forum?

IMD's Business Forums are organized by IMD throughout the world. They gather IMD's Alumni, executives and managers from companies who are members of the IMD Corporate Learning Network as well as top decision makers. Focusing on leadership, management and business issues influencing regional & global development and growth, the Forums are interactive, informative events that will also provide you with great networking opportunities. They create compelling dialogue and provide a platform for cross-industry, high-level debate and discussion. You will discover the exceptional standards we set in executive education.


Your Global Career – Future perspectives for the mobile executive, Washington, February 24, 2010

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