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On 1 July, join Mark Greeven, Professor of Innovation and Strategy and CEO of IMD China, as he delves into China’s economic slowdown and its implications for international dynamics.

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IMD recognized for its excellence in executive education by EFMD and FT
IMD recognized for its excellence in executive education by EFMD and FT

22 May 2024 in Leadership

The 2024 IMD Future Readiness Indicator shows how leaders are reading themselves for a world of dramatic transformation
The 2024 IMD Future Readiness Indicator shows how leaders are reading themselves for a world of dramatic transformation

21 May 2024 in Future readiness

How dacadoo’s startup agility got a risk-averse industry moving
How dacadoo’s startup agility got a risk-averse industry moving

09 May 2024 · by James Henderson in Strategy

IMD celebrates case writing contributions with The Case Centre
IMD celebrates case writing contributions with The Case Centre

02 May 2024 in Sustainability

‘Social entrepreneurship is at a point of convergence’
‘Social entrepreneurship is at a point of convergence’

22 Apr 2024 in Social entrepreneurship

MBA students make proposals on how the Olympics can embrace AI
MBA students make proposals on how the Olympics can embrace AI

19 Apr 2024 in Artificial intelligence

IMD case wins award in 2023 EFMD case writing competition
IMD case wins award in 2023 EFMD case writing competition

15 Apr 2024 in Strategy

Sophie Bacq’s research project receives milestone Swiss National Science Foundation grant
Sophie Bacq’s research project receives milestone Swiss National Science Foundation grant

11 Apr 2024 in Entrepreneurship

Vanina Farber honored as AACSB Influential Leader
Vanina Farber honored as AACSB Influential Leader

08 Apr 2024 in Leadership

IMD launches new range of executive certificates
IMD launches new range of executive certificates

25 Mar 2024

Daring to dream has been transformative for Absa Group’s Siphamandla Ntombela
Daring to dream has been transformative for Absa Group’s Siphamandla Ntombela

08 Mar 2024 in Innovation

Sophie Bacq named to 2024 Thinkers50 Radar List
Sophie Bacq named to 2024 Thinkers50 Radar List

30 Jan 2024 in Entrepreneurship

Four IMD cases recognized in the John Molson MBA International Case Writing Competition
Four IMD cases recognized in the John Molson MBA International Case Writing Competition
IMD features in The Case Centre’s 2023 top-selling cases
IMD features in The Case Centre’s 2023 top-selling cases

12 Jan 2024

Unlocking potential through coaching
Unlocking potential through coaching

19 Jan 2024 in Entrepreneurship

‘We built a village’, IMD celebrates the MBA class of 2023
‘We built a village’, IMD celebrates the MBA class of 2023

15 Dec 2023

IMD recognized with multiple Brandon Hall Tech Awards
IMD recognized with multiple Brandon Hall Tech Awards

14 Dec 2023 in Technology

IMD receives two awards at the QS Reimagine Education Conference
IMD receives two awards at the QS Reimagine Education Conference

15 Dec 2023 in Artificial Intelligence

IMD ranks in the top 5 worldwide in The Case Centre Impact Index 2023
IMD ranks in the top 5 worldwide in The Case Centre Impact Index 2023

11 Dec 2023

IMD establishes International Alumni Association
IMD establishes International Alumni Association

08 Dec 2023

IMD unveils 360-degree augmented reality experience at OWP Singapore
IMD unveils 360-degree augmented reality experience at OWP Singapore

23 Nov 2023 in Innovation

Howard Yu recognized with the 2023 Thinkers50 Strategy Award
Howard Yu recognized with the 2023 Thinkers50 Strategy Award

07 Nov 2023 in Future readiness

Thermax, from India, is the winner of the 2023 IMD Global Family Business Award
Thermax, from India, is the winner of the 2023 IMD Global Family Business Award

09 Nov 2023 in Family Business

How to advance global sustainable trade
How to advance global sustainable trade

24 Oct 2023 in Sustainability

IMD initiates an early leadership transition
IMD initiates an early leadership transition

13 Oct 2023 in Leadership

Five IMD professors feature in Top 50 Bestselling Case list
Five IMD professors feature in Top 50 Bestselling Case list

11 Oct 2023 in Marketing

Business leaders urged not to take freedom for granted
Business leaders urged not to take freedom for granted

09 Oct 2023 in Leadership

IMD joins forces with the IDGs Foundation
IMD joins forces with the IDGs Foundation

10 Oct 2023 in Sustainability

IMD reaccredited by EFMD EQUIS
IMD reaccredited by EFMD EQUIS

05 Oct 2023 in Management education

News literacy is critical as trust in media plummets, TIME CEO tells IMD alumni at annual event
News literacy is critical as trust in media plummets, TIME CEO tells IMD alumni at annual event

08 Oct 2023 in Leadership

IMD announces appointment of Peter Lorange Chair in Family Business
IMD announces appointment of Peter Lorange Chair in Family Business

02 Oct 2023 in Family Business

‘I’m a disruptor, not a terrorist’: How one MBA found her purpose in conservation
‘I’m a disruptor, not a terrorist’: How one MBA found her purpose in conservation

15 Sep 2023 in Leadership

Absa and IMD celebrate powerful partnership linking the African banking giant’s purpose with performance
Absa and IMD celebrate powerful partnership linking the African banking giant’s purpose with performance

26 Sep 2023

South Africa remains a beacon of hope, with business leaders inspired and motivated to build a prosperous, sustainable, and inclusive future
South Africa remains a beacon of hope, with business leaders inspired and motivated to build a prosperous, sustainable, and inclusive future

21 Sep 2023 in Innovation, Leadership

'Keep speaking up and challenging the status quo'
‘Keep speaking up and challenging the status quo’

17 Sep 2023

IMD-supported startups celebrated at annual Swiss awards
IMD-supported startups celebrated at annual Swiss awards

11 Sep 2023 in Entrepreneurship

IMD announces the appointment of two new faculty members
IMD announces the appointment of two new faculty members

01 Sep 2023 in Family business, Economics

IMD recognized with seven Brandon Hall Group awards
IMD recognized with seven Brandon Hall Group awards

22 Aug 2023 in Digital

IMD China Company Competitiveness Indicator
IMD China Company Competitiveness Indicator

29 Aug 2023 in Competitiveness

Bala Chakravarthy’s dedication to the Strategic Management Society recognized by SMS Service Award
Bala Chakravarthy’s dedication to the Strategic Management Society recognized by SMS Service Award

02 Aug 2023 in Strategy

AI-powered executive development is already here
AI-powered executive development is already here

14 Jul 2023 in Technology

Zhike Lei appointed Associate Editor for the Academy of Management Discoveries
Zhike Lei appointed Associate Editor for the Academy of Management Discoveries

06 Jul 2023 in Innovation

Alfredo De Massis’ work on family businesses honored with multiple awards
Alfredo De Massis’ work on family businesses honored with multiple awards

04 Jul 2023 in Family business

World Competitiveness Ranking results portray a fragmented world
World Competitiveness Ranking results portray a fragmented world

20 Jun 2023 in Competitiveness

‘Tech is just the enabler’
‘Tech is just the enabler’

15 Jun 2023 in Finance

AI-Enabled HR: taking talent management to the next level
AI-Enabled HR: taking talent management to the next level

26 May 2023 in Innovation

IMD recognized with EFMD Gold Award for work with the LEGO Group
IMD recognized with EFMD Gold Award for work with the LEGO Group
Medicine is in her blood and in her heart
Medicine is in her blood and in her heart

20 Apr 2023 in Leadership

International Consulting Project tackles girls’ education in Afghanistan 
International Consulting Project tackles girls’ education in Afghanistan 

09 Mar 2023 in Organizational change

IMD launches new fellowship to help break the glass ceiling in finance
IMD launches new fellowship to help break the glass ceiling in finance

21 Feb 2023 in Finance

Hilti and IMD launch scholarship program
Hilti and IMD launch scholarship program

17 Jan 2023

Twelve fast-growing startup founders join the second edition of the LeadiNNg to Scale Up program
Twelve fast-growing startup founders join the second edition of the LeadiNNg to Scale Up program

27 Jan 2023 in Innovation

War in Ukraine: Many Western firms continue to operate in Russia
War in Ukraine: Many Western firms continue to operate in Russia

17 Jan 2023 in Strategy

IMD launches call for nominations for 2023 IMD Global Family Business Award
IMD launches call for nominations for 2023 IMD Global Family Business Award

02 Feb 2023 in Family Business

IMD awarded EcoVadis Gold Sustainability Rating
IMD awarded EcoVadis Gold Sustainability Rating

15 Nov 2022 in Sustainability

The Case Centre’s top 50: IMD bestselling authors
The Case Centre’s top 50: IMD bestselling authors

22 Nov 2022 in Innovation

Peeling the onion and finding a taste for leadership
Peeling the onion and finding a taste for leadership

27 Jan 2023 in Leadership

"We are so proud": IMD celebrates 50 years of its MBA program
“We are so proud”: IMD celebrates 50 years of its MBA program

08 Oct 2022 in Leadership

IMD sustainability program recognized with award
IMD sustainability program recognized with award

15 Dec 2022 in Strategy, Sustainability

IMD partners with the Global Shapers Community
IMD partners with the Global Shapers Community

12 Oct 2022 in Leadership, Sustainability

Sessions on stress, sustainability and a 'Smoke on the Water’ performance mark 50 years of IMD’s MBA program
Sessions on stress, sustainability and a ‘Smoke on the Water’ performance mark 50 years of IMD’s MBA program

08 Oct 2022 in Leadership, Sustainability

Colombia’s Carvajal wins 2022 IMD Global Family Business Award
Colombia’s Carvajal wins 2022 IMD Global Family Business Award

29 Sep 2022 in Family Business

Denmark excels in ranking that measures how well economies are exploring new tech
Denmark excels in ranking that measures how well economies are exploring new tech

28 Sep 2022 in Competitiveness, Cybersecurity

IMD MBA Venture Award to support entrepreneurs of the future
IMD MBA Venture Award to support entrepreneurs of the future

26 Jul 2022 in Innovation

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