IBS Winter Lecture - 1 Feb 2012

The International Business School (IBS) and the Centre of Applied Research and Innovation - Entrepreneurship (KCO) cordially invites its alumni and business contacts to the Winter Lecture by Dr. René Schalk from the Tilburg University on Diversity in International Firms: How to manage accross borders.

Date/Time:  1 February 2012, 16.00 - 17.00 hrs

Location:  International Business School, Zernikeplein 7, 9747 AS Groningen, IBS Main Hall

Free entrance!!

Diversity is a critical issue in successful international firms. Professor Dr. René Schalk will discuss recent insights about how managers and employees with various backgrounds can work successfully together. Insights from a network perspective on organizations and individual differences in approaches are very helpful in this respect.

Professor Schalk is an international expert in employee relations on the work floor. He studies cultural diversity and age diversity in work settings. He has a special Chair in policy and ageing at Tilburg University, The Netherlands, and is an honorary professor at North West University, South Africa.

This lecture is an initiative of the professorship International Business.