Leaders from 20 different countries are meeting at the Aalto Executive Summit 2017 in Singapore


Aalto Executive Summit 2017 has gathered leaders from 20 different countries to Singapore this week. The theme of Aalto EEs tenth summit is Driving Growth in Turbulent Times. This topical theme covers issues related to ways of creating growth in volatile and uncertain environments. This is essential for leaders of today.

Aalto University offers Executive MBA -programs in eight countries. This years 150 Summit participants are representing 23 different nationalities and from different industries, types and sizes of organizations. Furthermore, they are either current or future participants of Aalto EMBA, Aalto MBA or Global Leader programs.

In addition to the current program participants, a number of Aalto EMBA alumni, who want to keep abreast of the latest leadership trends and phenomena are participating in the Summit. Some participants come from Aalto EEs partner universities, ESADE from Spain, Gothenburg University School of Executive Education in Sweden and St. Petersburg Universitys Graduate School of Management in Russia.

The professors and guest speakers come from around the world as well; in addition to Aalto faculty, the participants will enjoy lectures of professors from ESADE and London Business School to name a couple.

This is the tenth anniversary Summit, and it has proven to be an excellent way to exchange experiences with a large group of global and experienced leaders. The real strength of Aalto EE's programs is the global reach: the participants have a possibility to study elective modules in many locations around the world. The global networks that are created during Aalto EMBA -studies are invaluable for ones professional development and career, and have also a significant impact for the organizations they work in, says Hanna-Riikka Myllymäki, Business Area Director for Degree Programs at Aalto EE.

More information

Hanna-Riikka Myllymäki
Business Area Director, Degree Programs
Tel. +358 10 837 3851

Aalto Executive Summit webpage