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2018 MBA World Summit - Cape Town, South Africa

Publish date:2017-11-10

ABOUT The MBA World Summit is about shaping a Global Leadership Community. Since its inauguration in 2014, it has prided itself as the pinnacle international gathering for the global MBA community. Year by year, 100 of the most exceptional and rigorously selected MBA talents from the top business schools worldwide are invited to attend this exclusive conference. All of them will be involved in co-creating the agenda of the Summit, which focuses on nurturing a collaborative culture, facilitating high-impact exchange and championing interdisciplinary approaches to global business and societal problems. Attendees debate the most pressing issues of our times as well as future challenges and engage in a vibrant best-practice sharing. Interfacing that every year new bright minds join the Global Leadership Community to create a sustainable network. 

DETAILS The fifth round of the MBA World Summit will take place from 14th to 16th of March 2018 in Capetown, South Africa at the Graduate School of Business - University of Capetown Campus and the city’s most exclusive venues. All summit participants will have their accommodation and entertainment expenses sponsored and will be invited to join the Global Leadership Community (GLC).

LOCATION After the tremendous success of its previous rounds in Hong Kong, Barcelona, Miami and Berlin, the MBA World Summit invites next year’s participants to its first edition on the African continent. We see this as a unique opportunity to put emphasis on the progress of South Africa especially Cape Town to finally strip off the remains of apartheid and identify itself with its diversity enriched culture. During the Summit, we will be taking part on the exciting journey the city is taking at the moment by deep diving into its culture, joining local entrepreneurs and social activists on their journey as well as debating the most pressing issues of the African continent in general and South Africa in particular among a group of outstanding personalities and leading MBA students.

APPLICATION In order to ensure that we have the best selection of students with passion for exchange and mutual inspiration, all applicants have to undergo a rigorous multi-staged selection process to be invited to the Summit. APPLICATONS ARE OPEN NOW, it takes you only a couple of minutes! Final deadline ends on November 30th.

IMPRESSIONS To get a feeling, what the MBA World Summit is all about watch our Trailer or find impressions of last year’s MBA World Summit in Berlin here.

SPREAD THE WORD We are more than convinced, that the best way to reach people interested in the MBA World Summit is to rely on your support and commitment of sharing information about the Summit with your students directly. I’d highly appreciate your effort in forwarding the call for applications to MBA students including the link to our Homepage www.mbaworldsummit.com 

and the MBA World Summit Trailer, as well as referring them to the MBA World Summit’s Facebook Page. Application deadline is November 30thand application can be made on: http://admissions.mbaworldsummit.com

 If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Raymond Ledwaba:

2018 MBA World Summit Organising Committee

Email: raymond.ledwaba@mbaworldsummit.com 

Mobile: +27 83 376 9383

Website: www.mbaworldsummit.com 



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