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2017 UNICON Directors' Conference -Viewing the Future of Executive Education Through the Lens of India


The 2017 UNICON Directors' Conference was held in Mumbai, India from March 27th to March 30th, more than 60 representatives from the world's leading business schools attended the conference. UNICON (The International University Consortium for Executive Education) is a cooperative organization dedicated to Executive Education and development from leading global business schools. UNICORN is headquartered in the United States, founded in 1972; currently its membership covers more than 110 top business schools around the world, including Harvard business school, MIT Sloan School of Management, Wharton School, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Cambridge Judge Business School, Said Business School, etc. It is now the most influential organization in the field of Executive Education.

Shanghai Jiangtong University Antai College of Economics and Management became the member of UNICON since April, 2016, and it’s the second time Antai attended UNICON Director’s Conference, represented by Associate Dean Tian Xinmin and Director of Executive Education Center Peng Juan.

The Conference was held by Harvard Center Mumbai India Research center, and focused on “Viewing the Future of Executive Education Through the Lens of India”. Meanwhile, In exchange with leading business schools around the world, the representatives from Chinese business schools also discussed the mission and future development of China's Executive Education.

The new pattern of China's economic development calls for high quality management education, the whole society and business are aware of the importance of continuous learning, so the Executive Education of business school in China have unprecedented opportunities for development, moreover , shoulder the historical task of helping Chinese society and enterprises to future development” said by Associate Dean Tian Xinmin.

"As leading business schools in China, we should all have the courage to take on more social responsibility and historical mission, Jiaotong University Antai College of Executive Education Center will also continue to provide high-quality customized courses and open courses for Chinese society and enterprise to help its economic development. ” said by Director of Executive Education Center Peng Juan.