On May 10, 2017, Raiffeisen Private Banking Team Leader Mag. Anna Katharina Marx, EFA®, visited the BFC16 class as part of the Banking Products and Services course taught by Ing. Mag. Robert Kotal CFP®EFA. LBS students had the unique opportunity to gain insights into the daily business of Raiffeisen Private Banking and learn about satisfying clients with high levels of income or sizable assets.
On May 8 and 9, the International Management and Leadership 2015 cohort participated in the “Going Global” business simulation organized by Lauder Business School and TOPSIM®. The “Going Global” game can be described as a flight simulator for managers based on the “learning business by doing business” principle. The challenge for students is to make decisions as a team, i.e. to decide on the type, scope and direction of their company expansion on its way to become a global player.
On April 25, 2017, IÉSEG School of Management, one of the leading business schools in France, visited Lauder Business School with the aim to exchange daily practice and processes regarding student services, staff management, research and library facilities. Our visitors’ goal was to develop a strategy for the coming 10 years, and for this purpose they visited Austrian companies, universities, and business schools.
On April 24 and 25, 2017, the Banking, Finance and Compliance 2015 cohort had a chance to participate in a Universal Banking simulation organized by Lauder Business School and TOPSIM®. The purpose of the simulation was for students to emulate “a flight simulator for managers”, based on a learning-by-doing approach.
Contracts are an essential part of our everyday life, which underscores the important role of contract law within jurisprudence. Against this background, Prof. (FH) Dr. Armin Kammel, LL.M., MBA, who teaches several financial law courses in the Banking, Finance, and Compliance Program (BFC) at Lauder Business School, co-designed a new, innovative and practitioner-oriented book series on „Vertragsrecht und Vertragsgestaltung“(contract law and contract design).
On Tuesday, March 21, IML 2016 class had a day dedicated to Design Thinking and New Product Development (NPD) as part of their Creativity and Innovation Course with Dr. Stephan Jung. During the session, students were encouraged to come up with original ideas to either create innovation or to focus on problem solving of a particular issue and thereby satisfy a certain need.