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Leading in Turbulent Times at OWP
IMD has launched a new video series "Leading in Turbulent Times" on IMD's Youtube channel, featuring thought provoking questions and commentary from IMD Faculty experts on surviving the recession and beyond. This video series can be accessed via your desktop or mobile device. "Leading in Turbulent Times" is also the theme of this year's Orchestrating Winning Performance (OWP) program, which will take place from June 20 to 25, 2009.

Responsible Leadership Summit
Leading academics along with political and business leaders from around the world took part in a Responsible Leadership Summit at IMD from February 1 to 3. Guest speakers included Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Victor Fung, Chairman of Li & Fung and Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce, and Peter Bakker, CEO of TNT.

"The current financial turmoil in our world is the result of a leadership crisis," stated IMD President Dr John R. Wells. "Responsible leadership is about getting positive results in the right way." Read more about the Responsible Leadership Summit.

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