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IMD business school events, reports and programs in 2018

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January 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.

IMD is ranked 1st in open programs worldwide and in the Top 3 in executive education worldwide – 6 years in a row. (Financial Times 2012-2017)

Please find below for your planning purposes a list of events and upcoming reports scheduled for 2018.

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

28 January IMD EMBA 2018 program begins Lausanne,   Switzerland
25-26 January Discovery Event: Changing employee behavior Lausanne,   Switzerland
15-16 February Discovery Event: Dissonant leadership Lausanne,   Switzerland
26 February Blockchange! How to survive the crypto economy’ book publication – authored by Prof. Arturo Bris Lausanne,   Switzerland
08-09 March Discovery Event: Understanding big data and analytics Lausanne,   Switzerland
15-16 March Chief Marketing Officers Roundtable Lausanne,   Switzerland
26 March IMD/Capgemini Digital Patient Engagement Report Report launch
15 April IMD EMBA 2018 program begins Lausanne,   Switzerland
23-28 April IMD MBA Innovation Challenge Lausanne,   Switzerland
26-27 April Discovery Event: Building an intrapreneurial organization Lausanne,   Switzerland
23 May IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 2018 – 30th   Edition Report launch
24-25 May Discovery Event: Getting digital business transformation right: How to overcome the execution challenge Lausanne,   Switzerland
01 June IMD EMBA 2018 program begins Lausanne,   Switzerland
12 June Leap: How to Thrive in a World Where Everything Can Be Copied’ book publication – authored by Prof. Howard Yu Lausanne,   Switzerland
13-14 June Chief Learning Officers Roundtable Lausanne,   Switzerland
14 June ‘Digital Orchestra: Getting Transformation Right…and Delivering Your Company’s   Performance of a Lifetime’ book publication Lausanne,   Switzerland
15-16 June All MBA Alumni Event Lausanne,   Switzerland
19 June IMD World Digital Ranking 2018 Report launch
20 June Digital Switzerland: annual General Assembly Lausanne,   Switzerland
25-29 June Orchestrating Winning Performance   program Lausanne,   Switzerland
19 August IMD EMBA 2018 program begins Lausanne,   Switzerland
17-22 September IMD MBA Digital Lab Lausanne,   Switzerland
20-21 September Discovery Event: Globalizing in the face of disruption Lausanne,   Switzerland
26-27 September Chief Digital Officers Roundtable Lausanne,   Switzerland
27-28 September Discovery Event: Digital Disruption in the Financial Services Industry Lausanne,   Switzerland
27-28 September Discovery Event: Digital disruption in the financial services industry Lausanne,   Switzerland
28-29 September Annual International Alumni Event Lausanne,   Switzerland
04-05 October Discovery Event: The digital tsunami: How it impacts your business Lausanne,   Switzerland
10-13 October IMD Global Family Business Award Lausanne,   Switzerland
11-12 October Discovery Event: The person effect: The secret ingredient in leadership Lausanne,   Switzerland
28 October IMD EMBA 2019 program begins Lausanne,   Switzerland
08-09 November Discovery Event: Innovation rules! Lausanne,   Switzerland
19 November IMD World Talent Ranking 2018 Report launch
19-23 November Orchestrating Winning Performance Singapore
21-22 November Discovery Event: Moving up to business leadership Lausanne,   Switzerland
07 December IMD MBA 2018 class 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, Focus programs and Online programs.

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