European Association for Business Studies

• Professional membership organisation.

• Specialisation on MBA and BBA study.

• Accreditation service for all legitimate associations.

• Services representing high global standard.

• Developement and innovation.

Events

Employers Forum

Meet MBA employers, gain insight into the latest MBA recruitment trends and discuss how the MBA is innovating to meet business needs at our Employers Forum.The event attracts established MBA employers such as Accenture, American Express, L'Oréal, Microsoft and Network Rail and promises an excellent speaker lineup.

https://www.mbaworld.com/events/2017/july/employers-forum-2017 

The European Conference on Education 2017

The European Conference on Education 2017 (ECE2017) will be held alongside The European Conference on Language Learning 2017 (ECLL2017). Our conferences are meticulously planned under the direction of prominent academics to ensure that they offer programmes of the highest level, and are supported by some of the world’s leading academic institutions.

https://ece.iafor.org

Latin America Deans and Directors Conference 2017

This 2017 conference is a three day event designed for Deans and Directors from leading Business Schools in the Latin America region and beyond, to participate in debate and discussion on regional trends in the MBA sector. The 14th Latin America Deans and Directors Conference will take place in Cusco, a breathtaking UNESCO heritage site in Peru between 04–06 September 2017.

https://www.mbaworld.com/events/2017/september/lat-am-conf-2017-cusco

AMBA Connect - Barcelona

Join us in Barcelona, Spain, on 28 June 2017 for an evening of networking and relationship-building with students and alumni of AMBA-accredited programmes.

https://www.mbaworld.com/en/events/2017/june/amba-connect-barcelona

Global Conference for Deans and Directors 2016

The Global Conference for Deans and Directors is taking place between 21 – 23 March 2016 in inspirational Venice, Italy. A key networking opportunity in the annual business school calendar, the conference will provide a platform from which to discuss key strategic issues facing education leaders, now and in the future.

http://www.mbaworld.com/Events/2016/March/Global-Conference-2016.aspx

The European Business and Management Conference 2016

This international and interdisciplinary conference will again bring together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in business and management. As with IAFOR’s other events, EBMC2016 will afford the opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, and networking across higher education and beyond.

http://iafor.org/conferences/ebmc2016/

The Asian Conference on Education & International Development 2016

This international and interdisciplinary conference will bring together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in education and international development. As with IAFOR’s other events, ACE-ID2016 will afford the opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, and networking across higher education and beyond.

http://iafor.org/conferences/aceid2016/

Associate Deans Conference

Few organizations are more difficult to manage than a business school especially in today’s turbulent environment. And the people most involved with managing the business school are associate, deputy, and assistant deans, as well as program directors and department chairs. Although the specific roles and responsibilities might vary across the positions, the management challenges tend to be consistent.

http://www.aacsb.edu/events/conference/2015/associate-deans/

The Asian Conference on Business and Public Policy 2015

This international and interdisciplinary conference will again bring together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in the social sciences. As with IAFOR’s other events, ACBPP2015 will afford the opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, and networking across higher education and beyond.

http://iafor.org/conferences/acbpp2015/

Europe, Middle East, and Africa Annual Conference

One of AACSB’s most diverse conferences, this event blends the international leadership of European business schools with the bold aspirations of schools of Middle East and youthful dynamism of their African counterparts. With such diversity comes huge value from sharing ideas about the most important issues impacting business education, benchmarking best practices, and developing cross-border relationships with other leading business schools.

http://www.aacsb.edu/events/conference/2015/europe-middle-east-africa-annual/

Asia Pacific Conference for Deans and Directors 2015

Asia Pacific Conference for Deans and Directors is taking place between 02 – 04 December 2015 in Chongqing, China. This  excellent networking and knowledge exchange event, enabling heads of business schools in both the Asia Pacific region and beyond to discuss strategic issues facing education leaders, now and in the future.

http://www.mbaworld.com/Events/2015/December/Asia-Pacific-Conference-2015.aspx

Leading in the Academic Enterprise Series: Leading People and Organizational Change

The leaders appointed to roles including department chair, associate dean, and assistant dean face the daunting task of stepping into a new role with new responsibilities. These responsibilities require a new mindset that allows them to think beyond their identity within an academic field, and to act on behalf of the entire academic enterprise. These challenges manifest most clearly as leaders initiate change across the organization.

http://www.aacsb.edu/events/seminar/2015/leading-academic-enterprise-tampa/

Experience the 2015 ACBSP International Conference

This International Conference  is taking place between 25-28 November 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. Faculty from across Europe, North and South America, Africa, Asia, and beyond coming together to discuss the latest in teaching excellence. You can expect exciting speakers, concurrent sessions, networking, and more.

http://www.acbsp.org/page/ic

Autumn Accredited MBA FAIR 2015

The Autumn Accredited MBA Fair is an excellent platform for connecting AMBA Accredited business schools with the top MBA candidates. It  will take place on 29 October 2015 in London.

http://www.mbaworld.com/Events/2015/October/Autumn-Accredited-MBA-Fair-2015.aspx

The European Business and Management Conference 2015

This international and interdisciplinary conference will again bring together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in business and management. As with IAFOR’s other events, EBMC2015 will afford the opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, and networking across higher education and beyond.

http://iafor.org/conferences/ebmc2015/

EFMD Executive Development Conference 2015

This conference is aimed at the professionals in the Executive Development sector, namely the business schools / alternative provider of executive education (executive development centres, consultants, network providers) as well as the clients (companies).

https://www.efmd.org/events/conferences/event/239-2015-efmd-executive-development-conference

EFMD Annual Conference 2015

The EFMD Annual Conference has been designed for all those interested in management education and development. It brings together EFMD members, companies, educational institutions and other associations, offering various perspectives and discussions on the conference theme. 

https://www.efmd.org/events/conferences/event/227-2015-efmd-annual-conference

Global Conference for Deans and Directors 2015

The Global Conference for Deans and Directors 2015 took place on 13 – 15 May 2015 in Prague, the historical capital city of the Czech Republic. For this year's event we gathered the strongest ever line-up of Speakers and Delegates including Deans and MBA Directors from all 6 Continents. 

http://www.mbaworld.com/Events/2015/May/Global-Conference-for-Deans-and-Directors-2015.aspx

Marketing and Admissions Forum

Marketing and Admissions Forum will take place on 17 April 2015. This leading event offers you an excellent platform to network with international colleagues, share knowledge and discuss challenges and opportunities faced by business school marketers, recruiters and admissions staff.

http://www.mbaworld.com/Events/2015/April/Marketing-and-Admissions-Forum-2015.aspx

3rd Economics and Finance Conference

The International Institute of Social and Economic Sciences and the University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Economics organized the 3rd Economics and Finance Conference which was held in April 14-17, 2015 in Rome, Italy, in Starhotels Metropole.

http://www.iises.net/past-conferences/economic/3rd-economics-finance-conference-rome

Spring Accredited MBA Fair

The Accredited MBA Fair provides an excellent opportunity for accredited business schools to promote their MBA programmes to high quality candidates on a one-to-one basis. The event offers business schools the ideal location to exhibit materials in an exclusive, accredited-only setting and recruit top candidates for their MBA programmes. 

http://www.mbaworld.com/Events/2015/April/Spring-Accredited-MBA-Fair-2015.aspx

QS World MBA Tour 2014

The QS World MBA Tour 2014 offers the great opportunities to everybody who is interested to meet with MBA admissions officers and graduates from top business schools from all over the world.
By attending this events people can receive advice about MBA admissions strategy of their companies, improve their GMAT or GRE scores, or find out how to apply for QS MBA tuition scholarships.

http://www.topmba.com/events

MBA WORLD SUMMIT 2014

This event is designed as an international forum for high-impact exchanges between exclusive group of 100 top-tier MBA students from business schools from all the world as well as some of the most dynamic and innovative international companies with exceptional career opportunities. The summit opens up a great number of possibilities for lasting relationships to be forged and gives a variety of creative programmes. The “MBA World Summit 2014” is also concerned to tap on the talents, expertise and interests of the student finalists by allowing them to share their best practices.

http://www.quarterly-crossing.de/qx-en/partner-companies/MBA-WORLD-SUMMIT-2014

The 13th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education

The 13th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education will take place from 5th to 8th January 2015 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

The event is situated to one of the best local destination – Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, where the visitors of confernce will be accommodated. The town of Honolulu is located on the isleand of Oahu which is often nicknemed „the gathering place“. The 2015 Hawaii International Conference on Education is, as well as all previous, designed for professionals and academicians from diffrerent fields of education and related fields from all over the world.

The main goal of this Conference of Education is to provide an opportunities for professionals and academicians of different educational disciplines all over the world to come together and learn some interesting information, news and knowlegde from each other. An additional goal of the conference is to provide a wide place for those participants with cross-disciplinary interests related to education to interact and meet with members outside and inside their own field of operating.

The conference helded in 2014 was very successfull.  It was visited by more than 1500 participants from more than 39 countries, so the participation was enourmous.

http://www.hiceducation.org/

2014 EFMD MBA Conference

The main theme of the conference will be: Leading the MBA - From Personal Coach to Programme Innovator. This event targets to all MBA directors and leaders of business school who are involved in whatever type of MBA programmes.

The conference consist of many modules. Each of module is focused to diffrent part of MBA study with connection to coaching. The main modules are:

The MBA Director as Coach - An Interactive Case Workshop
The session will describe the results of recent research on executive coaching in general with focus on coaching issues involving participants in MBA programs. This module will be mainly offering recommendations on how MBA directors can further develop their effectiveness in playing role of coach for their students.

The second of the most interesting modules will be dedicated to trends in graduate management education. In this session the results of the latest GMAT will be shared and the module will be dedicated to research which explores the overall MBA education landscape.

Other modules will comprise themes like group discussions and group workshops of the directors, to enhance the exchange of experiences. Also the differences in teaching in MBA programme compared to teaching in master degree or how to create links to the entrepreunial environment will be discussed.

https://www.efmd.org/index.php/events/event/170-2014-efmd-mba-conference

NEWS

Financial Times 2014 global MBA survey

Financial Times Education section conducted the global MBA survey of the best MBA schools in cooperation with MBA alumni across the world.

Going to the best business school you can doesn’t automatically mean that you will be happy and you will receive the support you need. Business school websites rarely offer as much information you expect but offres many pictures of smiling people.

To help in choosing from the best alternatives the Financial Times’s Business Education section worked out the great MBA survey by asking MBA alumni from the top hundred schools in the FT 2014 Global MBA rankings to rate this schools. The criteria which was used in survey focused for example to learning experience, social life or pastoral care. Here are some facts the survey discovered.

The main complaint concerned career services, followed by costs. The worst results was allied also with the accomodation standards and catering. This ones and many more information you can read on:

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/ad0eb2b8-8514-11e3-8968-00144feab7de.html#axzz2t1iXR5mP

How to find a business school in 2014

Finding a good business school for your furher education is not an easy problem to solve. There exist many factors which the applicant should consider before throwing money and send an application.

In the article of business server mba-channel.com, you can read about some main factors which are essential for choosing really good business school.

The first of all, each applicant should decide, if he wants to study abroad or in his home country. Then, the type of programme is important. You can choose from online or present study, one-year or two-years models, general or specialised programmes and so on.

The substantial factor are of course costs. In that case, i tis important to know, that the high-cost programme do not have to be also the high-quality programme. It depends on many other factors like team of lectors, elaborate system of education, references of graduates, school background and many others.

http://www.mba-channel.com/channel/article/how-to-find-a-business-school-in-2014

Made redundant? An MBA could change your life

The Guardian brings really inspirative article about young architect who has lost her job. It was MBA study, which gave her new possibilities, changed her life and allowed to getting higher then before.

Redundancy is an unpleasant situation which could meet almost everobody. To avoid this inconvenience, you could study MBA to strengthen your current position or make a better starting position for potencial need of finding new job.

The young architect from the article became redundant in cause of economic recession. Investing all her money may appear for someone as a big risk, but the opposite is thruth. The MBA study helped the architect to combine her knowledge of architecture and skills gained from the course and catapult her to the new highest level of opportunities.

So do not be afraid and go study! It is the best investment to yourself you can ever make and which you cannot lose.

http://www.theguardian.com/education/2013/jan/24/mba-rural-solutions