CBS has appointed Søren Bjerre-Nielsen, who has an impressive career and is best known for his long-standing chairmanship of the Danish Nationalbank, as adjunct professor. Today, he is chairman of the large construction company MT Højgaard, the skylight manufacturing company VELUX and VKR Holding, one of Denmark’s largest industrial companies.
CBS has had a small increase in the number of applicants for its programmes compared to last year. We offer the same amount of study places this year, and it has therefore become a bit more difficult to be accepted to some of the programmes. We look very much forward to seeing all the new students at CBS after the summer holidays.
Every year, new bachelor students at CBS are invited to participate in a series of planned introduction activities. The purpose of these activities is to help students get off to a good start at CBS. Although participation is not mandatory, CBS strongly recommends that all new students make participation a priority.
Researchers from Copenhagen Business School (CBS) have mapped the digital layer of Roskilde Festival. When festival-goers move around with their phones, researchers can visualise what makes places meaningful to guests based on GPS-data and social media. This knowledge can be applied to other large events and urban development, says Ravi Vatrapu, Professor at CBS.
The talent and drive of seven CBS students were recently acknowledged by CBS and the Finn Junge-Jensen Scholarship. A common feature for the seven scholarship recipients is that they all put in an extraordinary effort.
How has the Danish elite influenced the Danish model? Is Danish innovation policy different from those of China and USA? These are the themes of two out of five research projects which have been granted almost DKK 15 millions from The Independent Research Fund Denmark.