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“Changing Roles of Business Schools, an outlook in the future”. A talk by Howard Thomas.

 

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At the 1st EFMD Americas Conference in Sao Paulo, Howard Thomas began by praising the organisation of the conference and the quality of the speakers present. “At many conferences, you listen to things you have heard before, but not at this one.” He then outlined the challenges faced by business schools and how they should be addressed.

Business Schools fulfil a variety of roles like providing (executive) education, knowledge production or facilitating entrepreneurship. Are these roles changing and how do they look like in the future?

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1st EFMD America Conference: Executive Education and the Corporate Perspective

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At the 1st EFMD America Conference in Sao Paulo, a panel of corporate experts from  Valor Econômico, Avon, PwC and General Electric animate at lively and informative discussion on the state of education in Brazil and how executive education can help the business world. 

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