Transformational forces are in the process of reshaping higher education and business schools, as professional schools, are at the forefront of this development. As universities are responding to the call of becoming more customer oriented, impactful, technology-embracing, and network focused, hardly ‘any stone will be left unturned’. Everything from content, the role of research, pedagogy to students are credentialed is likely to be affects.
The Leadership Accelerator Academy focuses on these challenges and will help participants to respond to them in their professional roles, as leaders and shapers in higher education.
A joint program is conducted by Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO and EFMD Global Network.
To create a space in which leading higher-education actors can discuss and develop the reform agenda of tertiary education (in particular management education) in a global context
1 kick-off day & 2 full days
English with simultaneous translation into Russian
Campus of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
EFMD — international leader in business education. EFMD is the largest International network association in the field of management development that includes over 912 institutional members and reaches over 30,000 management development professionals from academia, business, public service and consultancy across 88 countries worldwide.
EFMD plays a central role in shaping an international approach to management education and it is a unique forum for information, research, quality assurance, networking and debate on innovation and best practice in management development. It diligently serves as an international platform to bring together leaders in the management education profession and to contribute systemic and integrative thinking to the discourse of continuous amelioration in education, research and practice.
Uniquely responsible and inclusive, EFMD convenes, facilitates and fosters collaboration amongst institutions that share interest in promoting and developing responsible initiatives.
The joint international program has the perceptible aim to gather experts from academia and business spheres who would contribute and tackle the actual challenges in management development. This program will highlight the current regional issues; foreground challenges and questions that concern business education sphere and provide some practical solutions.
The Leadership Accelerator Academy enhances the participants’ leadership competencies while at the same time focusing on issues that are high up on the reform agenda of Russian higher education
Members of senior management teams of business schools
Deans of schools of management & economics at universities departments who already hold or intend to assume transformational roles in their institution
Senior executives of corporate universities
Executives with corresponding positions at the university level or in other faculties are invited as well
After completing the face-to-face component of the program, all participants are invited to engage in a capstone activity targeting transformational challenges at the participants’ home institutions with feedback to be provided by expert coaches of EFMD GN and Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO.
Director of Business School Development at EFMD Global Network (GN), Associate Director Quality Services at EFMD
Areas of expertise: corporate risk management, organizational resilience, higher education management and financing
Director General & CEO, EFMD
Areas of expertise: institutional development of business schools, strategy, international management and entrepreneurship
Chairman of the SKOLKOVO International Academic Council & Associate Dean, HKUST Business School
Areas of expertise: leadership training, education and NGO management, leader assessments, global partnerships, education administration and board member training
Dean of Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Areas of expertise: leadership in strategic transformations, strategic partnership of business and business schools
Executive Dean, Deakin University, Co-President ABDC
Areas of expertise: digital transformation, marketing communications, marketing strategy, brand management, and health promotion
Dean, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
President, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
Academic Director, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
Dean of External Relations IMD Business School (2012-2016)
Director of the SKOLKOVO Education Development Centre, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
The program fee includes:
Full set of study materials
Session with expert coaches after the end of the program
Completion of all phases of the program will lead to the award of professional certificate issued by EFMD GN and Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
Lunch and coffee breaks
Please note that accommodation and travel expenses are not included.
ректор/проректор/заместитель проректора/директор института/ декан/ начальник управления и другие представители руководства учебных, научных, административных подразделений университета.
управленческие кадры в сфере среднего и крупного бизнеса, предпринимательства, социальной, научной сфере, сфере государственного и муниципального управления.
высокой личной мотивацией на участие в программе;
потенциалом для профессионального роста;
видением перспектив развития системы высшего образования Российской Федерации;
готовностью к интенсивной коллективной работе по подготовке проектов развития в сфере высшего образования.
Не менее 5 лет, наличие людей в подчинении
Наличие диплома о высшем образовании
До 50 лет
Необходимо изложить в заявке личную мотивацию на участие в программе
Only fully filled applications will be accepted for consideration
Admission committee reserves the right to refuse admission to any candidate who has not passed at least one of admission steps.