Hidden Champions Institute

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21.09.2018

Delegation of MBAs from the University of Tsukuba (Japan) on a visit to the HCI

As part of a one-week trip to Germany, 11 MBA students from the Graduate School of Business Sciences, the University of Tsukuba, Japan visited ESMT Berlin as their last stop and eagerly followed Professor Habel's introduction to the concept and the success factors of Germany’s hidden champions.

(The subsequent tour through the historic ESMT campus complemented a successful visit to Berlin and sent the students home with new ideas and suggestions.

03.09. - 05.09.2019Tea Talks in Malaysia
09.08.2018

HCI study presented at the ISBM Academic Conference 2018 at MIT School of Management, Cambridge

The HCI along with partners from the University of Bochum presented a research project on sales management at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

02.08.2018Brazilian Executives. Success factors of hidden champions and high-performance culture
12.06.2018

HCI and GNAM

The HCI directors led a panel on success factors of Hidden Champions during the GNAM EMBA Global Network Week at ESMT Berlin.

06.06.2018

The HCI participates in the ESMT’ Annual Forum

The HCI presented one of its strategic partners in a session to illustrate issues relevant for (not only) hidden champions. In addition, hidden champion representatives actively participated in panels and discussions, e.g. Ayla Busch (Busch) and Dr. Frank Stieler (Krauss Maffai).

30.05.2018

Two HCI studies presented at EMAC 2018, Glasgow

The HCI along with partners from the University of Bochum presented two research projects on sales management.

27.04.2018

First Hidden Champions Conference in New Haven, USA

The HCI successfully organized and held the first Hidden Champions Conference for ~ 80 company representatives and students together with the Yale School of Management.

05.03.2018

HCI studies accepted by EMAC 2018 Conference

Two papers by the HCI and partners from the University of Bochum have been accepted for presentation by the 2018 conference of the European Marketing Academy. The conference takes place from May 29 to June 1 in Glasgow.

24.02.2018

HCI presents studies at the 2018 AMA Winter Academic Conference

The HCI along with partners from the University of Bochum presented two research projects on sales management. The conference took place from February 23 to 25 in New Orleans.

15.02.2018

HCI introduces itself at the event "Wirtschaftsprognose 2018" in Düsseldorf

The HCI had the opportunity to present itself at the "Wirtschaftsprognose 2018" in Düsseldorf, an event organized by DZ BANK AG and attended by around 200 representatives of mid-sized companies in NRW.

23.11.2017

"Akademische Förderung für Hidden Champions"

Deutsche Welle announces the launch of the Hidden Champions Institute at ESMT Berlin and conducts an interview with Prof. Dr. Sabine Rau, Founding Director of the HCI

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22.11.2017

"Wissen für versteckte Weltmarktführer"

Der Tagesspiegel conducts an interview with the founding director and the co-director of the HCI

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20.10.2017

“Hidden Champions Institute gegründet”

managerSeminare.de announces the launch of the Hidden Champions Institute at ESMT Berlin

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30.09.2017

"Schluss mit Verstecken"

Handelsblatt announces the launch of the Hidden Champions Institute at ESMT Berlin

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29.09.2017

"ESMT Berlin gründet weltweit erstes Institut für Hidden Champions"

Tagesspiegel announces the launch of the Hidden Champions Institute at ESMT Berlin

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