Agenda 2015 - Higher Education Institution Conference 2017

7-8 May, 2015, Dubrovnik

Provisional Agenda

Quality & Governance in Higher Education Conference: Leadership in the global context

Dubrovnik, May 7 - 8, 2015
Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel, Dubrovnik, Croatia

DAY 1- May 7, 2015 (Thursday) 
15:00 – 16:00

Registration/Information

16:00 – 17:45


BONUS SESSION – AACSB Accreditation Workshop (PART 1)
Session Presenters:

Timothy S. Mescon, Senior Vice President and Chief Officer for Europe, the Middle East and Africa for AACSB International

Kjell R. Knudsen, Dean Emeritus, Labovitz School of Business and Economics University of Minnesota Duluth, USA

 

17:45 – 18:15

Coffee/Tea Break & Networking

18:15 – 19:45

BONUS SESSION – AACSB Accreditation Workshop (PART 2)
Session Presenters:

Timothy S. Mescon, Senior Vice President and Chief Officer for Europe, the Middle East and Africa for AACSB International

Kjell R. Knudsen, Dean Emeritus, Labovitz School of Business and Economics University of Minnesota Duluth, USA

 

20:30 – 22:00


GALA-DINNER

 

DAY 2- May 8, 2015 (Friday)
8:30 –

Registration/Information

9:00 – 10:45


PLENARY I: Global Leadership in Higher Education
Peter Lorange, Owner and the president of the Lorange Institute of Business
Gintaras Steponavičius, Former Lithuanian Minister of Education and Science
Zoran Barac, Managing Director, Zagreb School of Economics and Management, Croatia

 

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee/Tea Break & Networking

11:15 – 12:45


PLENARY II: 
Globalization of Higher Education

Session Presenters:

Sue Cox,
Dean of Lancaster University Management School (LUMS)

ROUND TABLE:
Kjell R. Knudsen, Dean Emeritus, Labovitz School of Business and Economics University of Minnesota Duluth, USA

Sue Cox, Dean of Lancaster University Management School (LUMS)

Ulrich Hommel, Director of Research & Surveys at the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)

Dag Morten Dalen, Provost, BI Norwegian Business School

Đuro Njavro, Dean, Zagreb School of Economics and Management, Croatia

 

12:45 – 14:15


LUNCHEON AND NETWORKING

14:15 – 15:15

PLENARY III: Quality in the Global Context

Session Presenters:

Ulrich Hommel,
Director of Research & Surveys at the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)

Jasmina Havranek, Director, The Agency for Science and Higher Education, Croatia

 
15:15 – 15:30
Coffee/Tea Break & Networking
   
15:30 – 16:30

PLENARY IV: Global Demographics and Labor Markets

Session Presenters:

Lucilla Tealdi,
Director of the Master in Corporate Finance (MCF) and professor of corporate finance at Bocconi University, Milan, Italy

Thomas L. Baker, Associate Professor of Marketing at the University of Alabama

16:30– 17:30
Sponsor Sessions