Call for Contributions: GBSN 2018 Annual Conference


The 2018 GBSN Annual Conference in Nairobi will focus on how innovative, interdisciplinary and collaborative ways of educating entrepreneurial leaders can transform traditional sectors, including Mining & Oil, Agriculture, Tourism and Healthcare. 

GBSN calls for your contribution to this exciting international forum addressing important challenges and opportunities related to transforming traditional sectors through educating entrepreneurial leaders.

The topics under each sub-theme are suggestions to inspire and guide submissions, but are not meant to exclude other related or relevant topics. Click the button for more detailed information.

     Deadline: June 30, 2018









GBSN Welcomes 3 New Member Schools from Finland, Lebanon and Peru

The GBSN Academic Advisory Board awards membership to Hanken School of Economics, American University of Beirut Suliman Olayan School of Business and CENTRUM Catolica Graduate Business School. Learn more



University of St. Gallen Announces Winners of GBSN Scholarships 

Following a competitive application process, four doctoral students from Strathmore Business School have been awarded scholarships to the 2018 Global School for Empirical Research Methods. Learn more



Vienna University of Economics and Business Announces Winners of GBSN Scholarships

Following a competitive application process, six students from five GBSN member schools have been awarded scholarships to the 2018 International Summer UniversityLearn more




Andreas Whitmear Joins GBSN Academic Advisory Board

GBSN is pleased to welcome Andreas Whittmer, Head of International Networks and Academic Director of the CEMS Master of International Management at the University of St. Gallen, to the GBSN Academic Advisory Board. Learn more

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The initiative, the latest in CEIBS’ efforts as a socially responsible business school, will make it easier for individuals from Morocco to enrol in the CEIBS MBA and Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) programmes. ESCA alumni who are successfully accepted to the CEIBS GEMBA will be offered a substantial scholarship, while those admitted as MBA students will benefit from a mixture of scholarships and low-interest in-house loans. Learn more



IESE Business School Ranked #1 in the World in Executive Education by the Financial Times 


IESE’s Executive Education programs have been ranked the best in the world for the fourth straight year by the Financial Times, with the school standing out for the quality of its teaching, the diversity of its faculty and its international scope. In addition to coming first overall in the combined ranking, IESE ranked first for custom programs for the fourth straight year, and third in open programs. Learn more