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
First 5 mins – Faculty Presentation
The presenter will provide background on the topic via PowerPoint limited to 3-5 slides to share facts, figures, images, etc.
Next 10 mins – Discussion
GBSN staff moderator will prompt discussion via provocative questions, surveys, polling, etc.
Final 5 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.
Topics presented in the Cross-Border Coffee Breaks series will generally address the themes of:
- The role of business schools at local and global levels
- The future of management education
- Developing the talent pool
- Teaching innovations
- Online and experiential learning models
- Case teaching methods
No more than one featured person or topic per Cross-Border Coffee Break
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
OCTOBER 25, 2018 Ι 7am EDT
IBA KARACHI’S INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP ONLINE EXHIBITIONRegister
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
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