Fireside Chat with Pierre Gurdjian

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Fireside Chat with Pierre Gurdjian

You are invited to an informal dialogue with Pierre Gurdjian, President of the Board of Directors of the Université Libre de Bruxelles. The session will be moderated by Marc Chamut, alumnus Solvay and President of the Board of the Association pour l’Autorégulation de la Déontologie Journalistique (AADJ).

Here are a few topics that will be explored during that Chat:

* Mutations in higher learning and the position of the ULB;

* Transitioning from the world of business to the public/non-profit sphere;

* Innovations in global Philanthropy;

* How wisdom and philosophy create better leaders.

Pierre Gurdjian

Passionate about philosophy, Pierre Gurdjian is a commercial engineer of the Solvay Business School of Vrije Universiteit Brussel and MBA from Harvard.

After a career of three decades at McKinsey & Company, of which he was Senior Partner, Pierre Gurdjian has put his expertise at the service of the non-profit sector.

He became President of SSA, the association of graduates of the Solvay Business Schools of the ULB and the VUB; President of the Board of the ULB since January 2016; also Independent Director of UCB and Lhoist. Since the beginning of 2015, he has also been involved, as Philanthropy Partner, in the RVVZ Foundation, which is committed to the development of less-favored countries through global education, territorial development and philanthropic infrastructure.

May 4, 2017
Welcome at 18:30
Debate at 19:00
This debate, pluri-generational and multilingual with the participants, will be followed by a drink.

LOCATION: Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (room 2.113)
42 avenue F. Roosevelt - 1050 Brussels
Register before May 1, on our website

This event is free of charge for the paid-up members/members for free 2017

For non-members alumni, 25 EUR to be paid online, or by bank transfer to:
Solvay Schools Alumni asbl/vzw
BE39 7323 3109 6619
Communication: NAME + "Fireside 04/05"
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  • Event:

    Fireside Chat with Pierre Gurdjian

    04.05.2017 18:30 PM - 04.05.2017 22:30 PM
    SBS-EM Building, R42.2.113
    Activity price:
    Paid-up member: € 0
    Non paid-up member: € 25

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