Here you can find an overview of what we have available for you these 3 days.

Wednesday, 9 October
5.30 pm

Registration & Welcome @ Vlerick Library by Filip Roodhooft, Research Dean, Eva Cools, DBA & Research Manager & Elke Parrez

Drink @ Vlerick Library & tour around Ghent campus

6.30 pm

Dinner @ Vlerick Restaurant

Thursday, 10 October
8.30 am

Welcome coffee

9.00 am

Welcome to Vlerick Business School on behalf of Dean Prof. Dr. Marion Debruyne

9.30 am

Digital Leadership: Tying leadership into digital transformation by Prof. Dr. Stijn Viaene (Part 1)

  • A playful introduction to the 4V Digital Transformation Leadership model

10.45 am

Coffee break & Sponsor’s exhibition

11.15 am

Digital leadership (Part 2)

12.00 pm

Sponsor sessions: Bureau Van Dijk, EBSCO & Emerald

12.30 pm

Lunch @ Vlerick Restaurant & Sponsor’s exhibition

13.30 pm

Collaborating in the digital era: sharing initiatives & projects

  • Digital transformation at the library of KBC Insurances by Ingrid Kokelenberg (Business Develop Manager/ Head Library & Knowledge and Innovation Center @ KBC Insurances)
14.00 pm
  • Digital Assets Management Project @ Vlerick Business School by José Gerardo Herrera (Vlerick Business School)
14.30 pm
  • Transforming and rebranding: a new identity in the Digital Era (Cécile Maciulis, INSEAD Library)
 14.45 pm
  •  IESE Library Value Indicators. A call for collaboration (Carina Huguet, IESE Library)
15.00 pm

Coffee break & Sponsor’s exhibition

15.30 pm

Workshop & discussion

  • Workshop & group discussion on Library Value Indicators, moderated by Carina Huguet (IESE) & Elke Parrez (Vlerick)
16.15 pm

Visit to 'De Krook', a new public library in Ghent (10 minutes' walk from Ghent campus)

 17.15 pm  Return to nH Gent Belfort
18.30 pm

Guided culinary city tour, starting from nH Gent Belfort, Hoogpoort 63, 9000 Gent 

Friday, 11 October
8.15 am

Gathering at Vlerick campus Ghent + shuttle to campus Brussels

10.00 am

Campus tour Vlerick Business School Brussels + coffee break

10.30 am

Business Meeting @ campus Brussels

12.00 pm


13.00 pm

Departure for Social Event: The Horta Museum


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