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Willard W. Brown International Business Leadership Seminar Series

A platform for renowned international business thought leaders to share a wealth of technical knowledge, business acumen, market, and/or scholarly expertise with the AUC community and the local business community at large.

Webinar Series

The Willard W. Brown International Business Leadership Webinar Series is a post-COVID 19 version of the Willard W. Brown International Business Leadership Seminar Series which serves as a platform for renowned international business thought leaders to share a wealth of knowledge, business acumen, market and/or scholarly expertise with the global academic and business community.

Soumitra Dutta

Technology and Innovation Competitiveness for a post-COVID World

How will the acceleration of digitalization and innovation look like in the post-COVID world? 

Webinar Speaker
Soumitra Dutta
Professor and Former Founding Dean SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University
Chair, Board of Directors, Global Business School Network (GBSN)
 
President, Portulans Institute
 

Moderated by:

Sherif Kamel
Professor of Management and
Dean, AUC School of Business
President, AmCham Egypt


Tuesday, June 30, 2020
2 - 3 pm Cairo Time
12 - 1 pm GMT

Johan Roos Webinar

Getting Ready for Change

What should leaders think of to cultivate readiness for an unexpected change in organizations? 

Webinar Speaker
Johan Roos
Chief Academic Officer and Professor, HULT International Business School

Moderated by:
Ahmed Abdel Meguid
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies and Administration, AUC School of Business


Monday, June 15, 2020
2 - 3 pm Cairo Time
12 - 1 pm GMT

Seminar Series

Lecture by: Dipak C. Jain
Date: October 2, 2018
Location: Room 1054 Abdul Latid Jameel Hall AUC New Cairo

​An MBA Debate titled “The Enduring Value  of Management Education” by Dipak C. Jain, President (European), Professor of Marketing, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)

Former Dean, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University 
Former Dean, INSEAD, and SAB Member.

The Debate will be Moderated by Sherwat Elwan, Associate Professor of Operations Management and Director of MBA Programs, AUC School of Business.​


Lecture by: Gavin Serkin
Date: September 19, 2018
Location: Dean's Conference Room

a Public Lecture by Gavin Serkin, Partner, Managing Editor, Frontier Funds Media & Intelligence, Exotix Capital, Author: “Frontier: Exploring the Top Ten Emerging Markets of Tomorrow”

"Exploring the Top Ten Emerging Markets of Tomorrow: Insights on Frontier and Emerging Markets Investments"

Moderated by Nashwa Saleh, Assistant Visiting Professor of Finance, Managing Partner and Founder, BAST Consulting.


Lecture by: Stewart Langdon
Date: September 19, 2018
Location: Dean's Conference Room

A Public Lecture by Stewart Langdon, Partner, LeapFrog Investments, the United Kingdom named “$1 Billion Impact Investing: Cases from Africa and Asia”.

Moderated by

Ayman Ismail, Abdul Latif Jameel Chair of Entrepreneurship, AUC Venture Lab, Director, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Director

Hosted by AUC Venture Lab and Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.


Lecture by: Carlos Winograd
Date: September 17, 2018
Location: Dean's Conference Room

Roundtable discussion in partnership with Embassy of the Argentine Republic featuring Carlos Winograd, Research Fellow and Professor, Paris School of Economics, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Associate Professor, University of Paris-Evry, France. Research Fellow, EPEE, University of Paris-Evry, France.


Lecture by: Carlos Winograd
Date: September 16, 2018
Location: Room 1054, Abdul Latif Jameel Hall, AUC New Cairo

Public lecture by  Carlos Winograd, Research Fellow and Professor, Paris School of Economics and Former Secretary of State for Competition, Deregulation and Consumer Affairs, Government of Argentina (1999-2002).

This lecture is moderated by Access to Knowledge for Development Center (A2K4D).