Lausanne, Switzerland 17 December 2018 - As a top-ranked business school, IMD is expert in developing leaders, transforming organizations and creating positive, sustainable impact – immediate and long-term. We strive to ensure this impact is felt by the individual, the team and the entire organization.

For the last 7 consecutive years, IMD has been ranked TOP 3 in executive education worldwide – FIRST in open programs (Financial Times 2012-2018).

Please find below for your planning purposes a list of events and upcoming reports scheduled for 2019.

IMD faculty regularly publish thought leadership articles on business issues faced by leaders and executives across industries. They are available too for commentary on trending news topics, within their area of expertise.

Should you wish to schedule an interview with one of our 50+ world class faculty or to visit our campus, please do not hesitate to contact us. IMD is based in Lausanne, Switzerland and Singapore.

Events, Reports and Rankings

09 January

IMD MBA 2019 Program begins

Lausanne

Switzerland

09 January

Program: Change the way you think about innovation strategy

Online

 

14 January

IMD Alumni Community for Entrepreneurship ACE: Zurich start-up investments

Zurich

Switzerland

15 January

How to Change Employees’ Behavior:

New Solutions to an Old Challenge with Prof. Shlomo Ben-Hur

Munich

Germany

15 January

IMD ACE: Lac Leman start-up investments

Lausanne

Switzerland

31 January

‘Journée Du Conseil d’Administration’ Swiss Board Center

Lausanne

Switzerland

February

‘Orchestrating Transformation: How to Deliver Winning Performance with a Connected Approach to Change’ book publication – authored by Prof. Michael Wade, James Macaulay, Andy Noronha and Joel Barbier

Lausanne

Switzerland

01 February

IMD MBA Admissions application deadline

Lausanne

Switzerland

03 February

IMD Executive MBA program begins

Lausanne

Switzerland

07 March

IMD EMBA and MBA Masterclass

Zurich

Switzerland

12 March

IMD ACE: Lac Leman start-up investments

Lausanne

Switzerland

17 March

IMD Executive MBA program begins

Lausanne

Switzerland

18-22 March

Digital Strategy & Analytics: leverage your business transformation

Lausanne

Switzerland

 14-16 April

AACSB International Conference – Prof. Howard Yu speaker

Edinburgh

Scotland

01 May

IMD MBA Admissions application deadline

Lausanne

Switzerland

09 May

IMD Executive MBA program begins

Lausanne

Switzerland

09 May

IMD Executive MBA and MBA Masterclass

Lausanne

Switzerland

17 -18 May

IMD MBA Alumni class 2016, 2017 and 2018 reunion

Lausanne

Switzerland

24 May

IMD Alumni Club: Breakfast with Arturo Bris, IMD World Competitiveness Center

Zurich

Switzerland

28 May

IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 2019

Report launch

 

07 June

IMD Executive MBA class of June 2019 graduation

Lausanne

Switzerland

13-14 June

IMD Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award

Lausanne

Switzerland

24-28 June

Orchestrating Winning Performance (OWP)

Lausanne

Switzerland

01 August

IMD MBA Admissions application deadline

Lausanne

Switzerland

18 August

IMD Executive MBA program begins

Lausanne

Switzerland

30 August

IMD MBA Alumni celebration 5-20 year reunions

Lausanne

Switzerland

11 September

IMD Alumni: Workshop with Prof. Bill Fischer

Zurich

Switzerland

19-20 September

Digital Leader Summit

Lausanne

Switzerland

26 September

IMD World Digital Competitiveness Ranking 2019

Report launch

 

27-28 September

Annual International Alumni Event

Lausanne

Switzerland

30 September

Digital Competitiveness Summit 2019

Lausanne

Switzerland

01 October

IMD MBA Admissions application deadline

Lausanne

Switzerland

03 October

IMD Alumni: Workshop with Prof. Peter Vogel

Zurich

Switzerland

03-04 October

IMD World Competitiveness Center 30th Anniversary

Lausanne

Switzerland

04 October

IMD Alumni: Breakfast with Prof. Arnaud Chevallier

Zurich

Switzerland

11 October

IMD MBA celebrating 25+ year reunions

Lausanne

Switzerland

17 October

IMD Global Family Business Award, sponsored by Pictet

Recife

Brazil

03 November

IMD Executive MBA program begins

Lausanne

Switzerland

18 November

IMD World Talent Ranking 2019

Report launch

 

21 November

Program: Strategies for thriving in a global career

Lausanne

Switzerland

07 December

IMD Executive MBA class of November 2019 graduation

Lausanne

Switzerland

IMD offers a portfolio of programs, designed to help individuals and teams to develop a full range of capabilities, bringing impact to their organizations - General Management programs, Degree programs – MBA and EMBA, Digital Transformation programs, Leadership programs, Focused programs and Online programs. The full Program Brochure 2019 is available here.

 

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IMD Business School,

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Tel: +41 21 618 0811

Lucy.Jay-Kennedy@imd.org