Press releases

This space collects all the press releases of the group KEDGE business School.

2017

april - may - june 2017

6th edition of the e-Performance Barometer

June, 21 2017

At Vinexpo 2017, KEDGE Business School reveals the results of the 6th edition of the e-Performance Barometer study and the ranking of the best French and international wine websites, as rated by over 2,300 internet users from 9 different countries.

“The global market for wine: China leads the emergence of a new world order”, an article Op-Ed by Jacques-Olivier PESME, Director of the KEDGE Wine & Spirits Academy, on Theconversation.com

May, 24 2017

According to Jacques-Olivier PESME, Director of the KEDGE Wine & Spirits Academy, the latest figures on the world wine market confirm that the industry is undergoing considerable change, with European countries finding their positions and strategies challenged by the US and China.

KEDGE Business School (France) and University of Adelaïde (Australia) sign an ambitious partnership for Wine Industry and Wine Higher Education

April, 11 2017

Affirming its leading position in Wine Higher Education, KEDGE further expands its international network in Australia, with University of Adelaïde, promoting innovation, teaching and research.

march 2017

The alumni networks from France’s leading business schools are meeting up at KEDGE BS Conference: Why are elite athletes an asset for companies?

March, 30 2017

Following on from the success of the first event which last year bought together around 200 alumni at KEDGE Bordeaux, the alumni networks from AUDENCIA, EDHEC, EM Lyon, ESCP, ESSEC, HEC, NEOMA and KEDGE Business School are organising the second inter-school alumni evening on the Bordeaux campus on Thursday 30 March, from 6:30 PM onwards.

With its “Adrénaline” student association, KEDGE Business School has scooped the award for the best student association in France for the 2nd year running

March, 29 2017

KEDGE Business School’s “Adrénaline” student association has been awarded the title of Best Student Association in France this year, as part of the Initiatives BDE competition.

Prof. Christopher S. Tang (UCLA Anderson) will receive KEDGE Business School’s “20 Years on” Research Prize

March, 24 2017

KEDGE Business School decided to create the ‘20 Years On’ Research Prize to celebrate an academic research whose impact is still visible and powerful 20 years after its publication.

KEDGE Business School among the prestigious Schmidt MacArthur Fellowship 2017 winners

March, 10 2017

We are delighted to announce that KEDGE Business School’ student Martin DUGAS has been awarded a place on the prestigious Schmidt MacArthur Fellowship.

Why pay for pain? The marketing revolution of hardcore obstacle course series Tough Mudder

March, 08 2017

How do we explain that on the one hand consumers spend billions of dollars every year on analgesics an opioids, while on the other hand exhausting and painful experiences such as obstacle races and ultra-marathons are gaining in popularity?

A Bordeaux wine sold for less than €1 through mass retail outlets: a pernicious strategy for everyone concerned

March, 07 2017

For the first time ever, a mass retail outlet is marketing an AOC Bordeaux red wine at less than €1 per bottle*. Reacting to this news, KEDGE Business School brings you the expert opinion of Jacques- Olivier Pesme, Director of the KEDGE BS Wine & Spirits Academy, who considers the likely consequences of this aggressive strategy for the wine producing industry, the mass retail sector and consumers.

February 2017

KEDGE Business School launched in Marseille, the European project "AlpFoodWay" devoted to the study of the dietary cultural heritage of the Alps

February, 15 2017

From 2 to 4 February 2017, KEDGE Business School welcomed its French, Italian, German, Austrian, Slovenian and Swiss partners to its Joliette campus in Marseilles for the launch of the European project "AlpFoodWay" devoted to the study of the dietary cultural heritage of the Alps, a project which is benefiting from total funding of €2.8 million over three years from the European Union.

Lectra CEO Daniel Harari is the new sponsor of the intake of Chinese students from KEDGE Sino-French Institute

February, 01 2017

Lectra CEO Daniel Harari is the new sponsor of the 2016/2017 intake of Chinese students from KEDGE Business School’s Sino-French Institute (IFC).

January 2017

KEDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL EXPERT’S VIEW - Impact of Brexit on international trade and business

January, 09 2017

KEDGE releases the analysis of Walid Klibi, Professor in Supply Chain Management at KEDGE, about the impact of Brexit on international trade and business.

2016

DECEMBER 2016

KEDGE ranked 1st French School with 103 articles published in CNRS and FNEGE listed academic journals 

December, 15 2016

In the 2017 ranking of best schools for research in management performed by L'Etudiant, the leading French magazine covering student orientation, KEDGE Business School came out top in France with a total of 103 articles across all categories published by its faculty in 2015. 

KEDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL EXPERT’S VIEW - President-elect Donald Trump and the Middle East

December, 14 2016

KEDGE Business School releases the analysis of Yahia Zoubir, Professor at KEDGE and International Relations and International Management expert, about president-elect Donald Trump’s policy in the Middle East.

CAFA and KEDGE BS inaugurate the new campus of the Sino-French Institute of Arts and Design Management in Shanghai 

December, 8 2016

On Sunday 4 December, in the new district of Pudong, Shanghai, President of the China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA), FAN Di'an, KEDGE BS Director General and Dean, Thomas Froehlicher, and the Chinese Ministry of Education and Municipality of Shanghai officially inaugurated the new Sino-French Institute (IFC) campus dedicated to Arts and Design Management in the presence of representatives of the French Embassy in China and many guests. 

NOVEMBER 2016

“Le Figaro Etudiant” rankings KEDGE Business School consolidates its place among France’s top 10 business schools 

November, 25 2016

KEDGE Business School moved up three places to 10th position in the 2016-2017 “Le Figaro Etudiant” rankings of the Master programmes at 38 French business schools. KEDGE BS is ranked ahead of Skema, ESC Rennes, Neoma and Montpellier BS. 

SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2016

The Global MBA from Kedge Business School is now ranked n°22 worldwide and pursues its progress in the top Executive MBA

October, 17 2016

Ranked 22nd, one place up from last year, the KEDGE BS Global MBA pursues its progress in the Top 25 of the 2016 Financial Times Executive MBA ranking.

AUGUST 2016

Kedge Business School welcomes the Members of its International Advisory Board in Bordeaux on august 29 & 30

August, 28 2016

Composed of representatives of universities, business schools and CXO in the innovation field on five continents, the International Advisory Board of KEDGE BS is established to advise and assist the General Director and the Board of Directors of the School on the issues and development of strategic activities of the group. The IAB will take place in Bordeaux on 29 and 30 August 2016.

Supply Chain Management at the Industry's Service: ILS International Conference

June, 4 2016

The sixth edition of the International Conference on Information Systems, Logistics and Supply Chain (ILS International Conference) is co-organized by KEDGE Business School and the University of Bordeaux and will be taking place on the Bordeaux campus of KEDGE BS from 1st to 4th June

JUNE 2016

Paris-Sorbonne University and The Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs join Kedge Business School and The China Central Academy of fine a...

June, 30 2016

On Thursday 30 June 2016, at the Sino-French Higher Education forum at Paris Descartes University.

Supply Chain Management at the industry's service: ILS International Conference

June, 4 2016

The sixth edition of the International Conference on Information Systems, Logistics and Supply Chain (ILS International Conference) is co-organized by KEDGE Business School and the University of Bordeaux and will be taking place on the Bordeaux campus of KEDGE BS from 1st to 4th June

MAY 2016

Kedge Business School and Vinexpo are launching Vinexpo Edu, an innovative programme for decision-makers from the wine industry

May, 25 2016

KEDGE Business Shool and  VINEXPO have joined forces to propose a unique training programme tailored for decision-makers from the global wine industry. 

MARCH 2016

Kedge Business School and La Cité du Vin form a broad new partnership built around the "visitor experience"

March, 30 2016

On Wednesday, 30 March, the Fondation pour la culture et les civilisations du vin (the operator of La Cité du Vin) and KEDGE Business School announced an entirely new type of partnership, uniting their respective brands to promote and increase the visibility of the two organisations.

The 26th ISLI Supply Chain Forum

March, 15 2016

AMAZON, MONDELEZ, LOUIS VUITTON, KIMBERLY CLARK, SEPHORA, SONOCO, KIABI, GEOPOST, SMCP, MONSIEUR T-SHIRT … are some of the companies participating in debates that bring together International supply chain directors on this year's theme “MOVE AS ONE".

FEBRUARY 2016

Kedge Business School is AACSB accredited and confirms its ‘triple crown'

February, 12 2016

KEDGE Business School is very proud to be AACSB accredited and to confirm that it belongs to the closed circle of the top 1% of Business Schools worldwide triple accredited (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA).

1.5 Million Canadian dollars have been granted by Canadian Government to the University of British Columbia, in cooperation with Kedge Business Sch...

February, 18 2016

In this frame of work and funding, the two Partners have formed a special and common “task force” and they are getting ready to launch the 3rd Annual UBC/KEDGE Wine Leaders Forum in April 2016 in Okanagan Valley.

2015

JULY 2015

International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management 

July, 2015

KEDGE Business School (Creative Industries research centre) and the Institute of Public Management and Regional Governance, IMPGT – University of Aix‐ Marseille are co‐organising the 13th International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management, AIMAC 2015. 

JUNE 2015

KEDGE Business School and Korea University Business School to launch "International Business from Europe to Asia", a Dual Degree MSc/MBA, in September 2015. 

June, 15 2015

KEDGE Business School and Korea University Business School have announced a new Dual Degree entitled "International Business from Europe to Asia", beginning at the start of the next academic year. This programme, a component of the strategic alliance formed by the two Business Schools in 2014, has been tailor-made to meet the growing need for high potential European managers who want to achieve ambitious career goals in Asia.

2014

JULY 2014

2014 Air Transport Research Society World Conference 

July, 11 2014

The Air Transport Research Society (ATRS) will organize its 18th World Conference at KEDGE Business School in Bordeaux, France, from July 17 to 20, 2014. 

2013

MARCH 2013

Kedge Business School announces a new strategy and organisation 

March, 26 2013

The merger between BEM and Euromed to give birth to KEDGE Business School continues to be officialized in in july 2013. To fulfil its objective of creating a new global school, Kedge Business School has devised an innovative strategy and organisation.

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