Recent News and Press Releases
Jason Schloetzer, an assistant professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, recently was awarded the Best Dissertation Award from the Management Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association. His dissertation, “Essays on Non-Financial Performance Measurement, Relative Bargaining Power and Supply Chain Performance,” was recognized for its outstanding contribution to accounting education, research, and practice. The formal awarding took place during AAA’s annual meeting in New York City.
Student Research was a Result of a Consulting Project in Bangalore, India
Washington, D.C. – Five students enrolled in the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA Program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business recently had their research published in Winsights, a Wipro Council for Industry Research journal.
Jose Maria Aznar, former president of Spain, delivered the keynote address during the Outlook for Regional Competitiveness in Latin America and the Caribbean Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009. The event also featured a panel discussion by Arturo Sarukhan, Mexican ambassador to the United States; Peter Hakim, president of the Inter-American Dialogue; and Everett Santos, former CEO of the Latin America Infrastructure Fund.
Video from the inaugural Georgetown Business Conversations event is now online at http://msbmedia.georgetown.edu, and viewers are invited to watch the discusson on health care reform and then join the conversation by posting to the Web site.
The video features a back-and-forth discussion about health care reform by Jack Burkman, founder and president of Burkman Associates LLC and Republican political analyst, and Julian Epstein, principal of LawMedia Group and a Democratic analyst.
Ada Polla, co-creator of the Swiss antioxidant skin care line Alchimie Forever and alumnus of Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, is a finalist for Entrepreneur Magazine’s Emerging Entrepreneur of 2009 award. To win, she needs her supporters to vote for her at the Entrepreneur Magazine Web site before Monday, October 12.
To learn more about Polla, visit http://www.alchimie-forever.com/en/profile_en/3.
Former Spanish President Jose Maria Aznar will Deliver Keynote Address
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and Financial Times hosted a conference on the Future of Global Finance on Friday, Sept. 18, 2009. The event was part of the celebration of the grand opening of the Rafik B. Hariri Building, the new home of Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.
Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business to Invite Audience Participation Online
Washington, D.C. – The first-ever Georgetown Business Conversations event will feature a back-and-forth discussion about health care reform by Jack Burkman, founder and president of Burkman Associates LLC and Republican political analyst, and Julian Epstein, principal of LawMedia Group and a Democratic analyst.
View the blessing and dedication ceremony of the Rafik B. Hariri Building
Future of Global Finance Conference to be Held at Georgetown, Sept. 18 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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