Strategies for Global Business

July 26, 2012

Over the last decade many businesses from the United States and Europe have expanded globally into emerging economies in order to take advantage of high growth marketplaces. However this past decade has also witnessed the emergence of successful entrepreneurial practices and business development in Africa, China and other emerging economies. What can be learned from these two business strategies; the development of global business and the creation of businesses within emerging markets? For instance, what challenges are presented to those western companies looking to expand abroad?; what challenges are faced by those wishing to establish business practices within social and political that require further formalization? Speakers: Dr. Vladimir Kvint, Moscow State University, Strive Masiyiwa, Econet Wireless, Yue-Sai Kan, L’Oréal China, Sean Cleary, Strategic Concepts Ltd., Louise Blouin, Louise Blouin Foundation, Paul Wilmott, Willmott.com