November 9, 2015
Flow theory and management education will be transformed by the learning and research potential of the online management simulation game FLIGBY, said Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, author of the seminal book Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience, speaking at CEU Business School in Budapest Nov. 9. Analysis of the vast amounts of data collected in the cloud by tens of thousands of online players will provide important insight into decision-making and management behavior, he said.
October 30, 2015
The Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy (ICS) at Hitotsubashi University and CEU Business School entered into a broad-based exchange and academic partnership. ICS Dean and Professor Kazuo Ichijo and CEU Business School Dean Mel Horwitch signed an agreement to promote academic cooperation and student exchangeat the Hitotsubashi ICS campus in Tokyo on October 21.
October 21, 2015
Georgiu Achilles, program director of the MS in Business Analytics program at CEU’s Business School talked to ITB (itbusiness.hu) about what start-ups and larger companies have in common and what they could learn from each other. Large, sluggish ships and small, agile boats both fish on the ever-changing waters of business life. There is a lot they could learn from each other, yet they often fail to take account even of their own strengths and weaknesses, which is a shame, because they could do much better together, explains Achilles.
October 13, 2015
The Demjan Group, owned by one of Hungary’s most prominent businessman Sandor Demjan, has donated € 1 million to establish a migration fund to support improving conditions for refugee children currently in Hungary or on the borders of the country. The fund will be used to buy food, clothing, finance domestic travel, healthcare and to produce information materials and assist civilians and authorities who are working to resolve the situation. CEU Business School alumna Borbala Czako (IMC'90) has been appointed to chair the fund.
October 8, 2015
Hungarian monthly IT-Business interviewed Georgiu Achilles, professor at CEUBusinessSchool about today’s business environment and what start-ups and large companies can learn from each other. IT-Business (10.8.2015. pp.10-11. Rugalmasan allni a hullamverest) Due to copyright regulations, the article is available in the monthly.
October 5, 2015
Associate Professor Peter Szilagyi, director of CEU Business School’s MS in Finance program, held a talk at Budapest Economic Forum, Portfolio’s, a Hungarian finance and economics portal, annual economic summit. Szilagyi spoke about the economic implications of the current refugee crisis. Read Szilagyi's presentation here. CEU Business School is now official Academic Partner of Portfolio’s events, including the upcoming CEE Financial Summit in Vienna.
October 5, 2015
http://24.hu/fn/uzleti-tippek/2015/10/05/a-politikus-is-uberezik/ - Hungarian news portal 24.hu reports: Gyorgy Bogel, professor of management at CEU’s BusinessSchool discussed future trends in sharing economy services at a conference organized by the Ecopolis Foundation. Further coverage: http://www.turizmusonline.hu/cikk/a_szallodaipar_mellett_elfer_az_airbnb
September 25, 2015
http://nol.hu/gazdasag/mar-nem-ciki-vallalkozonak-lenni-1565149 - News portal nol.hu reports: Bridge Budapest in cooperation with the CEU Business School and Transparency International launched the study’'My first million' in September to assess the perception of entrepreneurs in Hungary. Findings show that besides the traditional stereotypes new associations have emerged, identifying entrepreneurs with creativity, innovation and courage. Further coverage:
September 16, 2015
CEU Business School and the Department of Economics at CEU have successfully launched their joint Business Analytics master’s program. Dean Mel Horwitch of the Business School, together with Program Directors Miklos Koren and Achilles Georgiu, launched the new program on September 11. On their first day in the Business Analytics program, the new student team learned about CEU and the program-founding school and department, met colleagues and faculty, and discussed the road ahead. The first classes in the program have already this week. Program description:
September 14, 2015
http://prepadviser.com/find-dream-university-campus/ - Online adviser platform on master’s and MBA admission recommends CEU’s campus as one of its top choices based on its location, services, library and redevelopment program.