"Achieving Greater Success in the Chinese Market" November 20 Webinar recording. Link will be archived in the members' area; select "Videos and Webinars" in the navigation bar of the members' area.

  2014 Team Development Conference Registration Closed. This year’s conference theme is “Innovate or Evaporate!”  Sessions will be offered for people at all levels and functions.  You will learn how industry experts are approaching innovation in marketing, operations, technology and other areas.  Please follow these links for conference information, to review the topics and schedule. Hosted by the University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA. Wednesday, December 3 - Friday, December 5

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  Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria will host the UNICON 2015 Directors' Conference April 8-April 10, 2015.

This year's theme: "Leading Learning in Dynamic Markets"

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 MOOCs may have run their course, particularly in executive education, says IMD president Dominique Turpin.



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"Inspiration Matters!"

Kelly Bean is Chair of the UNICON board, and is Associate Dean of Executive Education at UCLA’s Anderson School where she designs, develops and often teaches executive education programs.

Dear UNICON Colleagues,

We are all entering into the busy fall delivery season.   But before we fully immerse ourselves in the exhilarating rush of our business demands, I urge each of you involved in University-based Executive Education to pause for a moment and reflect on the incredible work we do for our clients.    Not many people get to experience what we do:  watching our clients grow and develop, transform their businesses, and develop the leaders of tomorrow.  As Executive Education providers, we get to do this every day.   We provide the platform for people to experience knowledge.  

Who inspires you?  When was the last time you reflected on that question?   As the board chair of UNICON, I’d like to invite you and your teams to experiment with us this year.  How can UNICON help inspire you?   

We encourage each of you to tell us your stories, to participate in our webinars, to watch our new video blogs, to attend conferences, and maybe to start a regional network of your UNICON colleagues.   In short, we invite you to be inspired!

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Exec Ed Industry Continues Steady Recovery
25 Jan 2013 15:39

Executive Education Industry continues steady recovery
with more growth expected
 January 24, 2013—The ernational Consortium for Executive Education (UNICON) today released findings from its annual membership survey, which includes nearly 100 educational institutions from around the world wit [ ... ]

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Master’s Degree Is New Frontier of Study Online
18 Aug 2013 13:42

Master’s Degree Is New Frontier of Study Onliner/>
The New York Times

By Tamar Lewin

Published: August 18 2013

Next January, the Georgia Institute of Technology plans to offer a master’s degree in computer science through massive open online courses for a fraction of the on-campus cost, a fir [ ... ]

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MOOCs of Hazard: Will online education dampen the college experience?
07 Aug 2013 12:42

MOOCs of Hazard: Will online education dampen the college experience? Yes. Will it be worth it? Well...


New Republic

Published: March 31 2013

In the spring of 2011, Sebastian Thrun was having doubts about whether the classroom was really the right place to teach his course on a [ ... ]

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