A truly unique business management program
The unique design of this business management course means you can build several competencies of your choice in just 5 days.
A new program, every time!
Each edition is completely new, integrating the very best of IMD's latest research and learning approaches

The theme for 2019 is Seize tomorrow's opportunities - join us and get exposed to 40+ hot topics and trends including Digital Transformation, Agile Organizations, Team Dynamics, Innovation, Marketing, Strategy, Leadership and many more!

At OWP you hear from world-class experts across multiple fields, analyze real-life case studies, participate in active class discussions, work in groups, reflect on your physical, emotional and mental health – and more!

Big networking, small class sizes

This business management course attracts 450+ international executives and teams every year, with class sizes that encourage personal interaction. You have both big networking opportunities and smaller, more personal contact in streams and sessions. All career stages are represented: CEO, general manager, senior executive, director, functional manager and managerial teams.

See highlights from OWP Lausanne 2018

Relive some of the exceptional moments from OWP Lausanne 2018.

What makes a motivating leader?

OWP Lausanne 2018 keynote speaker Rasmus Hougaard dives deep into the minds of successful leaders

See the OWP Lausanne gallery

Experience a tast of OWP Lausanne 2018 here on the IMD Flickr account.

Customize your week at OWP
OWP 2019 welcomes a new format with 40+ hot topics - Seize tomorrow's opportunities!

IMD business school rankings

Our executive education programs are ranked highly by the world's most influential business publications.

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