DBA Events

DBA Info Sessions & Webinars: register for upcoming events & view past info sessions

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Miss our recent webinars? Check out the recordings:

Growing your Research Experience - Introducing Specializations

January 25th, 2024

Are you wondering about how your research expertise can grow beyond your thesis topic while following the DBA program? Learn how specializations add value to your doctoral experience and enhance your research profile.

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DBA or PhD? How to select the best path for your doctoral career

July 5th, 2023

In this virtual information session, our Directors explain to  the differences and similarities between the two programs and answer your questions. Learn more about the doctoral career paths open to you.

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Meet the DBA Alumni

June 1st & June 13th, 2023

Care to learn about how a doctorate transformed the lives of our alumni?

Learn about the doctoral experience directly from our DBA alumni. In this webinar, our alumni will share how their DBA project has had an impact on their practice, field, or community. They will share how their career has evolved since obtaining their degree, and give advice to those working on a doctorate or considering one.

Join us for our 2-day virtual panel "Meet the DBA Alumni": June 1 and June 13 at  5 pm Paris time (8am PST, 11am EST). 

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Identifying your DBA Research Topic

April 19th, 2023

Have you been considering a business doctorate but struggling with identifying your research topic? In this webinar, DBA Program Advisor, Jinnie Hinderscheit, and Prof. Isabella Seeber, answer some key questions to help you identify your research topic and take that first doctoral step. Then, DBA Student, Nik Lewis, will share her program experience and how she developed her research topic idea.

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2023 Doctoral School Graduation Ceremony

April 1st, 2023

The 2023 Grenoble Ecole de Management Doctoral School Graduation Ceremony on April 1 recognized the hard-earned achievements of 93 DBA and 15 PhD Graduates from 2020 to 2022. The day also marked a special milestone for us – the 30th anniversary of the Doctoral School. The attending graduates honored us with touching testimonials of their experience and career evolution.

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Featuring 2020-2021 graduates, foreword and afterword

Doctoral Supervision: DBA student & supervisor share their experience

March 9th, 2023

In this webinar, DBA Student Elise Misse and Prof. Stéphanie Gauttier share their experience as both a Doctoral Student and a Supervisor and how they work together on the doctoral journey. Admissions Manager, Jinnie Hinderscheit, explains the program and the process of assigning a supervisor. The session then opens up to Q&A.

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Why do a DBA ?

January 26th, 2023

Are you wondering how to select the best doctoral program for you? In this webinar, Doctoral School Director, Vassili Joannidès de Lautour and Jinnie Hinderscheit answer some of the key questions in the doctoral decision-making process: what is the difference between a DBA & PhD? What should I look for in a doctoral program? And how do I choose the best program for me? Most importantly, why pursue a Doctoral of Business Administration program?

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Meet the DBA alumni! (panel 1)  
May 23, 2022 
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Meet the DBA alumni! (panel 2) 
June 2, 2022 
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The Doctoral School will host monthly Webinars / Info Sessions on key topics related to doing a Doctorate. Join our mailing list to receive information about upcoming events. Questions? Contact us.

Updated 2/16/2024