ESMT Open Lectures

ESMT Open Lectures


The ESMT Open Lectures showcase speakers, who through their achievements and expertise are recognized leaders in their fields. The lectures cover a wide spectrum of fields ranging from business, economics, politics, and philosophy to the arts. Our esteemed speakers not only provide detailed knowledge on their specialized topics, but also provocative insights that have broad relevance and wide-range application. The lectures provide a forum in which their ideas can be communicated to and debated with a wider audience.

Format: 45-minute lecture (open to public) followed by a compelling Q&A session with the moderator and open discussion with the audience.

Upcoming ESMT Open Lectures

November 1, 2016 // 12.30 p.m.

"Uncertain times: perspectives for a stable Europe"
Speaker: Jürgen Chrobog, Diplomat, Lawyer, and former German State Secretary

November 29, 2016 // 12.30 p.m.

"Strategies for Innovation in China"
Speaker: George S. Yip, Professor of Marketing and Strategy at Imperial College Business School (London)

Previous topics and speakers have included:

(Position at time of open lecture)