Alumni

Ryder Club: Which Leadership to Adopt in Unstable Contexts

The University of Chicago Alumni Club of Belgium

May 31, 2018: 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Chicago Booth and UChicago alumni are invited by the Ryder Club and IMD to a conversation with Brieuc de Meeus, CEO of MIVB/STIB and Professor Tawfik Jelassi.

Where

Hotel Le Dixseptieme
Magdalenasteenweg 25 or
Rue de la Madeleine,25
Brussels, Belgium

Event Details

Join us at hotel "Le Dixseptième" in Brussels for a conversation around the theme "Which Leadership to Adopt in Unstable Contexts".

Brieuc de Meeus, CEO of MIVB/STIB and Tawfik Jelassi, IMD Teacher of Strategy and Technology Management will be our evening guests. Both speakers will share their experiences to manage organisations in environments where volatility and changes are increasing. They will discuss ways to better engage people in their professional lives. If they have worked in different countries and with other responsibilities, you will see that we can find red lines in their stories.

  • Brieuc de Meeus is the CEO of Brussels tram, metro and bus network (MIVB/STIB) for almost 6 years. Before joining this organisation, Brieuc worked for 9 years as CEO of Flightcare, a major actor in European airport handling market. Mister de Meeus holds an engineer master degree from ECAM in Brussels. 
  • Tawfic Jelassi is in charge of Strategy and Technology at IMD. He is also co-director of Orchestrating Winning Performance program (OWP) in Lausanne and Singapore. His main researches and focus are on digital transformation of companies and governments as well as leadership in turbulent times. Before joining IMD, Mr Jelassi has been Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research, and Information & Communication Technologies in Tunisia, following the Arabic Spring. He has also been active at INSEAD and Dean of International Management School at Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris. 

Program
18:30 Registration & welcome
18:45 Welcome & Introduction. Georges Noel, President, IMD Alumni Club BeLux
19.00 Speakers presentations
21:00 Q&A
21:30-23:00 Dinner cocktail

Cost

€60

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 5/31/2018

Questions

Benoît Lacheron, '08 (EXP-13)