CBS alumni meet up Singapore

Reconnect with CBS and make new contacts with fellow alumni, when all alumni and current students from Copenhagen Business School (CBS) are invited to CBS Alumni meetup on Monday 30 September 2019 in Singapore.

Mandag, 30 september, 2019 - 19:00 to 21:00

CBS Alumni meet up Singapore

Meet CBS and your fellow alumni in Singapore

CBS is inviting all former students and alumni from Copenhagen Business School (CBS) to our alumni event in Singapore on Monday 30 September 2019. Get to know your fellow alumni and gain insight into some of CBS's most recent research.

 

Programme

19.00 Registration

19.15 Welcome by CBS President Nikolaj Malchow-Møller

'Responsible Management in the 21st Century – How are the Nordics and their leading business school changing?' by Dean of Education, Gregor Halff

'Digital transformation of work – your new colleague could be a robot' by Associate Professor and Head of Department of Digitalization, Helle Zinner Henriksen

'The Dimension of Power in Headquarters-subsidiary relationship in Multinational Corporations' by Professor with special responsibilities and Head of Department of International Economics, Government and Business, Jens Gammelgaard

Talk by company representative (TBA)

CBS Alumni Club Singapore by Alumni Relations Manager, Anna Patricia Dencker

Networking, coffee/tea and finger food

21.00 Thank you for attending tonight's event

 

Talks

by Dean of Education, Gregor Halff

CBS is in a good position to find out how business education needs to change. Firstly, because CBS has always had a broad understanding of ‘business in society’. Secondly, in the Nordics progress comes from permanent debate and broad consultation. Currently, CBS is therefore engaged in broad debate about what the Nordics want from their business school. Dean of Education Gregor Halff will present the results and discuss how responsibility can become a capability of every graduate.

Learn more about Gregor Halff

by Associate Professor and Head of Department of Digitalization, Helle Zinner Henriksen

Computers have played a central role in office work for half a century. Over time, the computers and the software-programmes have become more and more advanced. However, the constant aim has been to lower costs, reduce errors and avoid redundancy and IT has been a support in daily work. Recently digital transformation of work has led to a radical shift. Robots and advanced technologies have started to enter the work place. This has led to that technology is in the center and employees in the periphery. This talk focuses on trends in the domain of digital transformation of work. Different views and avenues are presented to illustrate the radical shifts that may soon come to your workplace too.

Learn more about Helle Zinner Henriksen

by Professor with special responsibilities and Head of Department of International Economics, Government and Business, Jens Gammelgaard

Multinational Corporations are by definition to be defined as a hierarchy, where power, i.e., domination flows from the top (headquarters) down to the bottom (the subsidiary) of the organization. However, newer research investigates how subsidiary being a low power actor still can achieve substantial influence on decision-making processes in headquarters. This is managed through utilizing resource dependency situation on the one hand, and through politicking behavior, on the other.

Learn more about Jens Gammelgaard

 

Registration

Register for CBS alumni meet up Singapore - only 10 seats left
Please email us at alumni@cbs.dk if you for any reason have to cancel your registration.
 

Event details

Date & time: Monday 30 September 2019 from 19.00 to 21.00
Venue: JW Marriott Singapore South Beach, Meeting Room HQ - India (Assembly - Level 2), 30 Beach Road (Access via Nicoll Highway), Singapore 189763
Who can attend? Alumni and current students from Copenhagen Business School
Dress code: Business casual
Price: Free of charge
 

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Sidst opdateret: Alumni // 16/07/2019