2019 Agenda



Deconstructing and Rebuilding
the MBA for Lifelong Learning

 
 

2019 MBA Roundtable Annual
Curricular Innovation Symposium*


 
 

 Thursday, November 7

8:00 – 12:00 Best Practices in MBA Curriculum
Review and Design Workshop


Optional Workshop - Additional registration/fee required


 
12:00 – 1:30 Preparing MBA Students for the
App Economy - Apple

Optional Session  - No fee, but registration required - (Box lunch Included)
 

Thursday, November 7

10:00 – 3:00 Symposium Registration Desk Open
10:00 – 6:00 Affiliate Sponsor - Exhibitor Area Open
1:45 – 2:00 Welcome
MBA Roundtable
Michigan State University
2:00 – 2:45 Keynote Speaker
2:45 – 3:15 Break
Affiliate Sponsor - Exhibitor Area Open
3:15 – 3:30 Affiliate Sponsor Intros
3:30 – 4:30 Panel Session:
New Models for MBA Education – Taking a lifelong learning approach
 
4:30 – 4:45 Affiliate Sponsor Intros
4:45 – 5:30 Discussion Breakouts
 
  • What is the future of the full-time MBA in this new modular/lifelong learning world?
     
  • Breaking down silos in the business school and university to better serve the MBA student life cycle - A portfolio approach to lifelong learning
     
  • The growing role of credentials/badges/certificates in MBA programs and lifelong learning
 
5:30 – 5:45 Break
Affiliate Sponsor - Exhibitor Area Open
5:45 - 6:00 Transfer
6:00 – 7:00  Broad College of Business, Michigan State University Session
 
7:00 – 8:30 Opening Reception
 

Friday, November 8

7:30 – 10:00 Registration Desk Open
8:00 – 8:45 Breakfast w/ Discussion Table Topics
Affiliate Sponsor - Exhibitor Area Open
8:45 - 9:00 Affiliate Sponsor Intros
9:00 – 10:15 Panel Session:
The Role of Experiential Learning in Developing Lifelong Learners

 
10:15 – 11:00 Discussion Group Sessions
 
  • Virtual approaches to lifelong learning/Technology’s role in delivering/developing lifelong learning/ers? 
     
  • Engaging external stakeholders in developing a new lifelong learning curriculum
     
  • Challenges of implementing a lifelong learning curriculum

11:00 – 11:30
Break
Affiliate Sponsor - Exhibitor Area Open
11:30 - 11:45 Innovator Award Winner Announcement
11:45 - 1:00 Panel Session:
Engaging and leveraging your faculty in adapting the curriculum to a more lifelong learning approach
1:00 – 3:00 Closing Session:
Reimagining the MBA - What if we deconstruct and rebuild the MBA?
Boxed Lunch/Discussion Group Breakouts
3:00 – 3:15 Wrap Up and Closing Remarks
3:15 – 5:00 Optional
Transfer to Digital Learning Lab/Presentation/Tour
 
*Schedule, speakers and topics subject to change



Registration is now open!   


You must be logged in with your MBA Roundtable member credentials to be eligible for the member rate.  You can join the MBA Roundtable or renew your membership directly through the symposium registration page.

Registration Rates:
  • MBAR Member Symposium Rate - $600 USD
  • MBAR Non-Member Symposium Rate - $800 USD
  • MBAR Member Workshop Rate - $250 USD
  • MBAR Non-Member Workshop Rate - $350 USD
  • MBAR Member Workshop & Symposium Rate - $850 USD
  • MBAR Non-Member Workshop & Symposium Rate - $1150 USD

To register click on the appropriate buttons on the right of the registration page. You must be logged in with your MBA Roundtable member credentials to be eligible for the member rate.  


Symposium Cancellations
Requests for refunds must be submitted via email at info@mbaroundtable.org on the following schedule:
  • October 23, 2019 or before: Full refund.
  • After October 23, 2019: Refunds will not be granted after this date.
Please allow 6 to 8 weeks for a refund. Transfer of registration to another colleague at your institution is allowed, please email info@mbaroundtable.org for assistance.

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***Please note -- Non member or public registrations do not have the option to pay later via check or wire transfer through the online registration system.  If you would like to send a check or arrange a wire transfer, please contact 
susan@mbaroundtable.org to
manually register and receive an invoice.