Ing. Mag. Robert Kotal CFP®EFA®, professor in the Banking, Finance and Compliance (BFC) master’s degree program at Lauder Business School, invited two guest lecturers to contribute their professional expertise to his teaching sessions. On November 21, 2016, Mag. Leopold Quell, Senior Fund Manager at Raiffeisen Capital Management and a Certified Portfolio Manager (CPM) gave a lecture as part of the Financial Instruments and Trading course. He has been a fund manager for 16 years and become a specialist for managing funds in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and LBS have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for their future collaboration in the frame of Erasmus+.
From November 14-16, 2016, LBS co-hosted an international conference on Business Ethics and Competitiveness in SMEs on its premises. The event was organized conjointly with FH Wien University of Applied Sciences for Management and Communication Vienna as part of their chairmanship in the European chapter of the Harvard Microeconomics of Competitiveness (MOC) Network.
On November 17, 2016 LBS Career Center had the honor to host Mag. Andreas Treichl, the Chairman of the Board of Erste Group Bank AG. The fireplace talk considered three major topics: Mag. Treichl’s background, the future of banking in Europe and the future of banking in relation to politics.
Lauder Business School is very proud to announce that we have been accredited and certified by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ). The first preparatory talks with the agency started in 2015 and it took approximately 1.5 years for the procedure to be completed.
This rigorous process is required by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education for every Higher Education Institution in Austria, involving an external auditing committee (4 auditors from different universities and one student) that reviews and certifies the institution’s internal quality management system (QMS).
Mexican Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla (UPAEP) and LBS have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen their academic partnership.