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In a recent article published by The Wall Street Journal, ISM’s Professor Ivo Pezzuto (professor of business economics at Catholic University of Milan, Italy) adds a valuable voice to the discussion on the risks investors are willing to take after a financial loss. The article examines two contrasting theories and makes some thought-provoking observations on the mind of the modern trader. To read the article, go to  this link

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ISM’s Dean and Director of Doctoral Research César Baena presented at the IACBE 2016 European Regional Assembly Conference in Paris on October 14, 2016. His presentation looked at innovative ways to introduce Integrative Thinking in the curricula of international business schools with campuses in various countries. He discussed how to hone students’ Integrative Thinking skills by introducing cross-disciplinary projects in reverse engineering, generative reasoning, and causal modeling. The conference, hosted by the American Business School in Paris, took place on October 14 and 15. Its theme was "Beyond the Classroom Walls: The Future of Business Education." For more information, go to this link.

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The 16th World Congress of Anesthesiologists was held in the Hong Kong Convention Centre from August 28 to September 2. The congress was a global platform which focused on highlighting the history and role of anesthesia and its practitioners in today’s global healthcare arena. The video (linked below) features the current chair of the World Federation of Societies of Anesthesiologists (WFSA) Dr. Bisola Onajin-Obembe, ISM PhD candidate. The video chronicles the impressive efforts being made around the world to meet the healthcare needs of a growing economy and highlights some of Dr. Bisola Onajin-Obembe’s personal efforts.

Video clip: 16th World Congress of Anesthesiologists Hong Kong

 

See also: Profile - Dr. Bisola Onajin-Obembe 

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The 9th annual EuroMed Academy of Business (EMAB) Conference on Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Digital Ecosystems took place last month in Warsaw, Poland. PhD candidate Raphael Schlup presented his paper titled “How European Tier-One Automotive Suppliers Evaluate and Select Efficient Market Entry Modes to India,” which he co-authored with ISM PhD alumnus and professor Michael Neubert. Michael was also in attendance to present his paper “Lean Internationalisation” as well as DBA alumnus Murtazali Dibirov, who authored “Transformations.” To read all the papers from the EMAB Conference, go to this link. This year’s conference aimed to “provide a unique international forum to facilitate the exchange of cutting-edge information through multidisciplinary presentations on examining and building new theory and business models for success through management innovation.” For more information about the EMAB Conference, go to http://www.euromed2016.com/.

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Ira Cohen successfully defended his PhD thesis on September 9, 2016. The title was “Coach Facilitated Action Learning: Lessons from a Qualitative Study among SME in China.” The jury was made up of Professor Pauline Fatien Diochon (thesis adviser), Professor Jane Horan (second examiner), and Professor César Baena (ISM Dean and Director of Doctoral Research).

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