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February 26, 2013 | Press Releases
To meet the increasing demand of managers in need of a business basics primer, Wharton Executive Education has launched its newest program, Advancing Business Acumen.
February 25, 2013 | Press Releases
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Cisco today unveiled the learning experience of the future — one that blends life-size visual communication via telepresence with collaboration technologies that significantly enhance the way faculty, students and alumni interact and learn, no matter how distant they may be from physical classrooms.
February 25, 2013 | Press Releases
Wharton Executive Education announced that it will be the host of the 2013 CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention, which will be held Oct. 21 through Oct. 24, 2013, on the Wharton School’s University of Pennsylvania campus.
February 14, 2013 | Press Releases
The Aresty Institute for Executive Education at the Wharton School announces a first-of-its-kind MBA-level program for financial professionals called Raising Capital to Fund Growth.
February 12, 2013 | Press Releases
Wharton’s Aresty Institute for Executive Education today announced a new global strategy program designed to help Indian executives navigate the complexities of growth in foreign markets.
February 5, 2013 | Press Releases
First Annual University of Pennsylvania Y-Prize Competition Grand Prize Winner is “IDENTIFIED” as Best of Penn-Owned Robot Concepts
The University of Pennsylvania announced that student team IDENTIFIED won the $5,000 Grand Prize of the 2012 Y-Prize Competition (yprize.upenn.edu), which includes rights to commercialize their application of Penn-owned robotics technology.
January 30, 2013 | Press Releases
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Announces $1.65 Million Contribution from Ellen Hanson Perlman and Richard E. Perlman
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce a $1.65 million contribution from Ellen Hanson Perlman and Richard E. Perlman to name The Perlman Prize to be awarded through the annual Wharton Business Plan Competition managed by Wharton Entrepreneurship.
January 22, 2013 | Press Releases
First Annual University of Pennsylvania Y-Prize Competition: Four Finalists Battle for the Rights to Commercialize Penn-Owned Robots
Co-sponsored by Penn Engineering, the Weiss Tech House, the Center for Technology Transfer, and the Wharton School, the Y-Prize is a brand new competition in which student teams propose innovative commercial applications for technology invented by University of Pennsylvania researchers.
January 8, 2013 | Press Releases
World Seen as More at Risk from Markets and Mother Nature – World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2013
Wharton School professors contribute to a study showing persistent economic malaise coupled with frequent extreme weather events are an increasingly dangerous mix.
December 5, 2012 | Press Releases
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading comprehensive, internet-based data research service, is pleased to announce its partnership with Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
November 26, 2012 | Press Releases
Doha GOALS – Gathering of All Leaders in Sports – has partnered with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in advance of its December Forum.
November 19, 2012 | Press Releases
Evolv and the Wharton School Collaborate to Advance Understanding of Workforce Management and Employee Performance
Evolv, the leading provider of SaaS-based workforce profitability solutions, today announced a collaboration with the Center for Human Resources at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the groundbreaking academic contributor of relevant research concerning domestic and international human resources for close to a century.
November 12, 2012 | Press Releases
The pioneers of Innovation Tournaments, Wharton professors Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich, and Wharton’s Aresty Institute for Executive Education, announce a unique opportunity for executives: learn to manage something often thought of as illusive and left to chance.
November 6, 2012 | Press Releases
ATREG, Inc., a global advisory firm to the semiconductor industry headquartered in Seattle, USA and The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania today released the key findings of a joint global IDM (integrated device manufacturer) industry study – Managing Complexity & Change in the Semiconductor Ecosystem.
October 30, 2012 | Press Releases
The Mack Center for Technological Innovation at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and the Institute for the Future (IFTF) are pleased to announce the release of After Broadband: Imagining Hyperconnected Futures, a report based on a high-level experts workshop earlier this year.
October 15, 2012 | Press Releases
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that the Dean’s Medal, the School’s highest honor, will be awarded to two distinguished members of the Wharton community: Alvin V. Shoemaker, W’60, HON’95, and Sukanto Tanoto, WF’01.
October 12, 2012 | Press Releases
Knowledge@Wharton, the award-winning online research and business analysis journal of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, today launched Israel Knowledge@Wharton, an addition to its global network of websites that already includes Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Indian and Arabic editions along with the U.S. based parent site.
October 9, 2012 | Press Releases
INSEAD, the leading international business school, and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, have signed an agreement to continue their educational alliance for another three years.
September 28, 2012 | Press Releases
PwC and Knowledge@Wharton High School Co-host First Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility
PwC US and Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) today welcomed 150 educators from across the country to the inaugural PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility.
September 24, 2012 | Press Releases
The Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management & International Studies and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School today announced the publication of a new book through Cambridge University Press, Global Turning Points, Understanding the Challenges for Business in the 21st Century.