London On-Site & Online Open Day - EMBA

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London On-Site & Online Open Day

Free Event

06:00 PM GMT
Impact Hub King's Cross

Watch the Event:

Join this unique Open Day event if you want to engage in an exciting research debate, hear first-hand about our student and alumni experiences and meet your potential future classmates.

Main Event Schedule:

  • 6:00 PM - 6:05 PM Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

    Welcome by Thomas Lammel, CEU Executive MBA Senior Program Manager

  • 6:05 PM - 6:25 PM

    Presenting CEU Executive MBA, Thomas Lammel

  • 6:25 PM - 6:35 PM

    Q&A Sessions with current CEU Executive MBA participants

  • 6:35 PM - 6:40 PM

    CEU Executive MBA for me: global alumni impact

  • 6:40 PM - 7:10 PM

    "Globetrotter Entrepreneurs: How do they conquer the World?" -- research presentation by Prof. Yusaf Akbar

  • 7:10 PM - 7:30 PM

    General Q&A Session

CEU Executive MBA: Tailored Curriculum for Experienced Managers

Presenter's Bio:

Prof. Yusaf Akbar

Yusaf Akbar is an Associate Professor at the Department of Economics and Business and Faculty Co-Director for the CEU Executive MBA.

Yusaf has taught at universities and business schools all over the world, including University of Michigan, Stockholm School of Economics, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Queen’s University, Canada, University of Warsaw and University of Montenegro.

With extensive teaching, research and consulting experience in emerging markets, Yusaf’s current research interests are focused on three topics (a) the internationalization capabilities of SMEs into emerging markets; (b) non-market strategies of multinational firms and (c) strategic impacts of the Sharing Economy. His current roles in the Academy and beyond include Founding Editor of the International Journal of Emerging Markets and an advisor to the European Commission and other governmental authorities. His consulting and professional references include Citibank, Deutsche Telekom, Siemens and Toyota.