Chicago Booth and UChicago alumni and students are cordially invited by IMD Belgium & Luxembourg Alumni Club and ASBL Les Rênes de la Vie to join a presentation on 'Resilience: Turning Chaos into Inspiration'.


Degroof Petercam
Rue Guimardstraat, 18
Brussels, Belgium

Driving Directions:

Parking Interparking Loi
Rue de la Loi 19 or 85

Event Details

Join us for this conference on Resilience: Turning Chaos into Inspiration with Céline van Till, Swiss Paralympic athlete & speaker and with George Kohlrieser, Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour at IMD.

Les Rênes de la Vie and Céline will explain how they help people to rebuild their life thanks to their common passion: horses.

18.15 Welcome Drink
19.00 Conference
20.00 Q&A
20.30 Cocktail

We look forward to welcoming you to this inspirational talk!

During the event, both speakers will sign the last books they wrote.




Register Online

Deadline: 9/18/2019

Speaker Profiles

George Kohlrieser (Speaker)
Distinguished Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behavior, IMD
https://www georgekohlrieser com

George Kohlrieser is an organizational and clinical psychologist George is a distinguished Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behavior at IMD. He is a regular speaker at management and professional conferences around the world including the World Business Forum, the World Economic Forum, and the United Nations.

Céline van Till (Speaker)
Swiss paralympique athlete
https://celinevantill ch

Céline van Till is a Swiss paralympique athlete in jumping, who was severely brain injured in 2008 in a horse riding accident. After a one month coma, she woke up Celine was partially tetraplegic, her vision impaired and she had lost her main physical and mental capabilities. Being very determined and having a strong competition mindset, Celine
started her 'resurrection' with her horses. A fight of every moment to go back to life.


Yves Van Hooland, '94 

Other Information

Les Rênes de la Vie is a non profit organisation, based in La Hulpe, offering therapy to disabled children through the relation with horses. The topic and speakers being strongly related to the mission of Les Rênes de la Vie, IMD and Les Rênes de la Vie are associated to this event organisation.