IMD: past, present and future

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Date Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Time 18:30 - 22:00
Speaker(s) Dr. Jean-François Manzoni
IMD President and Nestlé Professor
Professor of Leadership and Organizational Development

On September 1st 2016 Jean-François Manzoni re-joined IMD as Professor of Leadership and Organizational Development. On January 1st, 2017 he succeeded Dominique Turpin at the helm of the institution.

As most industries, Executive education is facing many challenges in a fast-evolving world. During this event, Jean-François Manzoni will share his views on the current situation and trends of the industry. As the newly appointed President of IMD, he will as well tell us more about the vision and strategy for IMD. What will be done to preserve and strengthen the IMD brand? What is the role and importance of Alumni? 

A citizen of Canada and France, Professor Manzoni received his Doctorate from Harvard Business School. He had earlier graduated from l’Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Montréal and worked with Ernst and Young in Montreal before receiving an MBA from McGill University.

Until September 2016, Jean-François Manzoni spent 5 years on INSEAD’s Singapore campus where he founded and directed the LEAP programme (for Leadership Excellence through Awareness and Practice). Prior to that, Professor Manzoni had spent seven years at IMD (2004-2010), where he served as Professor of Leadership and Organizational Development and directed, among other programmes, IMD’s Breakthrough Program for Senior Executives.



Member: CHF 0.00
IMD Alumni: CHF 60.00
Guest: CHF 60.00

Venue IMD Campus
Ch. de Bellerive 34
Auditorium M100
1001 Lausanne
Dress Code Business Casual
Registration Deadline Monday, February 06, 2017
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Phone 079 446 92 67

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