• Date: Friday, January 10, 2014
• Time: 10.00-11.30
• Location: Aula, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University
• This Invited Lecture is open for all interested!
On Friday 10 January 2014 Maastricht University will celebrate its 38th anniversary, or Dies Natalis. Five outstanding individuals will receive an honorary doctorate from Maastricht University during the Dies. Professor Amy Edmondson is one of them. To mark and celebrate this occasion, the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics is organising an Invited Lecture in which Professor Edmondson will give a speech entitled “Psychological Safety and Team Learning: A Research Journey”.
Amy Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management. The Novartis Chair was established to enable the study of human interactions that lead to the creation of successful business enterprises for the betterment of society. Edmondson’s research examines leadership, learning and innovation in teams and organisations, and has been published in numerous academic and managerial articles.
In her speech at the School of Business and Economics, she will address key issues in her research on team learning.
For more information on Professor Amy Edmondson please click here.
The official Dies Celebration and the presentation of the honorary doctorates will take place in the afternoon at MECC Maastricht.
The ceremony will be opened at 15.00 by Rector Magnificus Prof. Dr Luc Soete. The celebration will end at 17.00, followed by a reception.
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