For safety reasons, all the Executive Education classes are held in line with the WHO and Luxembourg Ministry of Health guidelines. The size of the group is limited to 25 participants.
Innovation and managing innovation has always been a must, but in a time of unprecedented change like we are currently facing, the topic has risen predominantly. The use of the term “innovation” as one of today’s buzz words calls for the question, what innovation and innovation management really mean? And why is it important to be innovative? Because as Steve Jobs put it: “Innovation is the only way to win.”
Any professionals who are looking to enhance their innovation and management skills whether you are a business unit head, a director or an executive. Participants from all functional areas and all industries are welcome.
This course will combine the theoretical basics of ideas and innovation management in the form of lectures and discussions with practical work, where participants will be able to use their knowledge and skills acquired. Participants will be encouraged to contribute to the course with their experiences, backgrounds, comments, questions, etc., and to lively participate and interact.
Sita Mazumder attained her Ph.D. in Banking and Finance in 2001 from the Swiss Banking Institute, University of Zurich, summa cum laude. She initiated her undergraduate studies in Engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology from where she later transferred to the University of Zurich. In 1999, she graduated with a Master’s Degree in Economics and Business Administration. Currently, Sita is a Professor of Information Technology and Business at the Lucerne School of Information Technology and Computer Science, and lectures at various institutions in and outside Switzerland. She runs her own consulting company PURPLE Consult and is a member of the Board of Directors of various companies incl. Josef Manner & Comp., Hiltl, Clientis, aeB Schweiz and the Swiss Federal Electricity Commission.