News from the Executive Education at the University of St.Gallen

Our executive education programmes set international standards and focus on excellence, innovation and international networking. Here you will find an overview of news, interesting facts and pioneering developments in executive education at the University of St.Gallen. Discover our new executive education programmes, find out more about our outstanding lecturers and keep up to date with the latest trends.

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Digitalisation

International Award for Research on Digital Transformation for EMBA Lecturer Prof Dr Jan Marco Leimeister

Prof. Dr Jan Marco Leimeister is now an International Senior Fellow at the Schöller Research Centre in Nuremberg.

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Winfried Ruigrok in the Financial Times: “Are protests over executive pay a triumph of shareholder democracy?”

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Winfried Ruigrok in the Financial Times: “Are protests over executive pay a triumph of shareholder democracy?”

Our former Dean, Winfried Ruigrok, wrote a mini case study on executive pay for the Financial Times.

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Andreas Wittmer in der NZZ zu Lufthansa und dem “Schöggelijob”

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Andreas Wittmer in der NZZ zu Lufthansa und dem “Schöggelijob”

Dr. Andreas Wittmer wird in der NZZ gefragt, wie er die Zentralisierung der Lufthansa einordnet.

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University of St.Gallen among the top 20 worldwide in the Financial Times Executive Education Ranking 2024!

University of St.Gallen has achieved an excellent result in the recently published Financial Times Executive Education Ranking.

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Digitalisation

Research project by Prof Dr Damian Borth in the field of machine learning is supported by the SNF

How can neural networks be trained more efficiently? Prof Dr Damian Borth is investigating this question in his SNSF-funded research project.

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Management

‘Elite Quality Index 2024’ with Prof Dr Tomas Casas places Switzerland in second place

The influence of elites is measured in the Elite Quality Index 2024 by Prof Dr Tomas Casas and his team at the University of St.Gallen.

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Innovation

Karolin Frankenberger published a new book!

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The Executive School is moving into Washington House

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The Executive School is moving into Washington House

On 17 June, the MBA programme becomes the first business unit of the Executive School to move into the newly renovated Washington House at Rosenbergstrasse in St.Gallen. In the following weeks, Custom Programmes, Open Programmes, and the Dean’s Office will follow.

We are looking forward to this new chapter and the many opportunities that the Washington House offers for our Business School.

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HSG Initiative ‘Offers for Migrants’ presented at the HEKS Festival in Bern

The Executive School is proud that we were able to present our joint initiative ‘Offers for Migrants’ with our cooperation partner HEKS MosaiQ at the HEKS.

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Diversity

Why Sustainability Needs Inclusion

In the context of sustainability, responsibility for employees is a crucial aspect for many companies.

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ESG and sustainability – irrelevant for lawyers?

A controversial debate. Sustainability is not hype, but a permanent challenge. And lawyers face a double challenge.

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Sustainable Aviation – where do we stand?

The significant contribution of global aviation to greenhouse gas emissions emphasizes the urgent need for the industry to align itself with the climate goals.

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Sustainability

Circular Economy Leadership at the St.Gallen Symposium with our Dean Karolin Frankenberger

The HSG Competence Center for Circular Economy hosted an executive roundtable on circular economy at the 53rd St.Gallen Symposium.

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Samir Aliyev in der NZZ zur IT-Infrastruktur der Schweiz (Artikel auf Deutsch/Article in German)

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Samir Aliyev in der NZZ zur IT-Infrastruktur der Schweiz (Artikel auf Deutsch/Article in German)

Wegen des Ukraine-Gipfels könnte die IT-Infrastruktur der Schweiz zum Ziel russischer Hackergruppen werden. Auch Samir Aliyev, Dozent für Cybersicherheit an der Executive School of Management, Technology and Law der Universität St. Gallen, hält es für «sehr wahrscheinlich».

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Dr. Prof. Winfried Ruigrok in Financial Times on the Post-Covid Return of Online Learning (Article in English/Artikel auf Englisch)

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Dr. Prof. Winfried Ruigrok in Financial Times on the Post-Covid Return of Online Learning (Article in English/Artikel auf Englisch)

New short-course tables show of comeback of post-Covid insistence on in-person training. Winfried Ruigrok is asked to elaborate on his opinion.

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Sustainability

Fabian Takacs on the significance of people, planet, and profit

Sustainability

Fabian Takacs on the significance of people, planet, and profit

Dr Fabian Takacs explains why a thriving economy is impossible without a sustainable ecological foundation and social system.

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Sustainability

Judith Walls on “How do I act sustainably in my life?”

Sustainability

Judith Walls on “How do I act sustainably in my life?”

Walk the talk! Prof Dr. Judith Walls tells us in her last sustainability video in our series, how she lives the concept in her daily life. And you; is sustainability a topic in our daily decision making?

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Sustainability

Judith Walls on “How to recognize Greenwashing”.

Sustainability

Judith Walls on “How to recognize Greenwashing”.

Greenwashing s a common practice nowadays. Companies love to prize themselves as eco-friendly, sustainable, and responsible. But how can you differentiate fake from real responsibility regarding sustainability? That is what Prof Dr. Judith walls talks about in this video in our current series.

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Dominique Gerster in der NZZ: Soziale Netzwerke als Brandbeschleuniger (Artikel auf Deutsch/Article in German)

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Dominique Gerster in der NZZ: Soziale Netzwerke als Brandbeschleuniger (Artikel auf Deutsch/Article in German)

Der frühere Credit Suisse-Kommunikator Dominique Gerster befasst er sich im Rahmen seines Executive-MBA-Studiums an der ES-HSG mit der Rolle der sozialen Netzwerke beim digitalen Bank-Run auf die CS.

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Management

The Future of Work and the Central Role of Diversity & Inclusion

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