Cross-Border Coffee Breaks are a series of curated webinars featuring research, expertise, innovations and lessons learned by GBSN member school faculty. The purpose is to not only provide network members visibility within the network, but also to foster cross-border knowledge sharing and collaboration. Its intent is to capture and promote information on best practice and lessons learned from GBSN and its members’ experience in building the capacity of management education for the developing world.
Cross-Border Coffee Breaks will be administered by GBSN and presented by its member schools.
Share research, expertise, innovations, programs, etc. with the network
Establish collaborations with member schools from across the globe
Discover best practices and lessons learned
Structure & Submission Process
Each Cross-Border Coffee Break will be no longer than 60 mins and hosted on the Zoom webinar platform. A GBSN staff member will play the role of a moderator, maintaining the flow of the conversation. All promotion and administration will be managed by GBSN. Each Cross-Border Coffee Break will be recorded and made available on the GBSN resource library.
First 5 mins – Introduction
The moderator will provide background on GBSN, introduce the Agenda and the presenter.
Next 45 mins – Presentation
The presenter will provide background on the topic via PowerPoint to share facts, figures, images, etc.
Final 10 mins – Q&A
Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions.
Following the Cross-Border Coffee Break, the recording, presentations and resources will be made available on the GBSN website.
Submit a Topic
The opportunity to participate in and submit a topic to present at a Cross-Border Coffee Break is exclusive to GBSN member schools only.
Please expect the Cross-Border Coffee Break to be scheduled between 2-4 weeks following the date of your submission.
Upcoming Cross-Border Coffee Breaks
What are the learning skills of the future, and how can we teach them now?
Director of the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology
American University of Central Asia
Case Studies, Impactful Local Voices
The Case Centre
LEADING GLOBAL CHANGE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Leadership and Management
Director of the Master of Applied Leadership and Management Program
Thunderbird School of Global Management, Arizona State University
Former Dean, Maastricht School of Management
Visiting Professor, RWTH Aachen University
TEACHING RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AT IMT DUBAI
MBA Student Representatives: Samprikta Sahu and Adhithyan Anabalingam
Project Partner: Ken Aim, CEO, SOWO Foundation
Project Sponsor: Gaurav Kaushal, Business Head, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd., Kenya
Faculty Project Guide: Dr. Gita Bajaj, Professor of HR & Communication, Chairperson MBA (Dual Country Program), IMT Dubai Business School
The LBS Management Scholars’ Academy Initiative
PhD, Senior Lecturer of Marketing Management
Lagos Business School
Fulbright Specialist Program Offers Opportunity to Two GBSN Members
Executive Director, Global & Experiential Education, George Washington Graduate School of Business
Dean of NUM International College and Co-Founder of Mekong Business Challenge, National University of Management, Phnom Penh
Developing Deans: Combining International Best Practice with Innovation
Rohit Verma, Dean of External Relations, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
Gail Fink, Executive Director of External Relations, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
>> Q & A Report