2016 Directors’ Conference Registration Open
"The New Age Of Discoveries" - From Storytelling to History Making
Hosted by University of Porto Business School, Matosinhos, Portugal
April 13 - 15, 2016
The conference story will be told through a set of insights and learning experiences that will take participants to a world of discoveries in which the spirit of adventure, the spirit of pioneers and the spirit of “storymakers” will be explored.
Participants will be exposed to the stories of real people in real situations, who will show the art of
storymaking on Entrepreneurship, Family Business and Globalization.
By the end of the conference participants will be able to transpose these inspiring insights to Business School’s reality.
Details and Registration
* Limit of 2 registrations per school until Friday, Feb 19.
* UNICON member school associates only.
* Check your country’s Visa regulations for travel to Portugal.
* Wire transfer available now; Credit Card payment available soon.
MOOCs by the numbers in 2015
By Jennifer (Jenny) Stine, Higher Education Leader and Innovator
Did you know last year more people signed up for a MOOC class than in the previous 3 years? That there are now 4200 courses offered by over 550 universities? and the top 5 ranked university providers are schools you might not have heard of? That business models are evolving? Great data on this important disruption in education in this article.
Associate to Full Member Status
Original link: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2015-12-28-moocs-in-2015-breaking-down-the-numbers
2016 Annual Workshop at Georgetown University
Georgetown University has confirmed the UNICON Annual Workshop dates of July 20-21. Details to follow.
At the Annual UNICON board meeting in July, American University In Cairo and Georgetown University were granted full membership status, having demonstrated their commitment and engagement as Associate members.
Congratulations from all of UNICON for fully supporting the consortium.
2016 Team Development Conference Location Announce
Hosted by University of California Anderson School of Management, Los Angeles, California, USA
More details to follow soon!
UNICON Webinars Archived on YouTube
Find all recent webinars, including both webinars addressing the Financial Times study and Leveraging Alumni Relationships - Best Practices for Executive Education, archived on our UNICON YouTube channel
UNICON Photos Archived on FaceBook
There are several albums of candid photos taken by members at the Team Development Conference archived on our UNICON FaceBook page.