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Swissintell General Assembly and conference on strategic foresight in Competitive Intelligence

  • HEG Geneva Campus de Battelle, Rue de la Tambourine 17 1227 Carouge Switzerland (map)

After the General Assembly, we will be pleased to welcome two speakers from HEG Geneva on the topic "The role of Competitive Intelligence in Strategic Foresight". Foresight is an anticipatory approach that enables to identify threats and opportunities facing an organization, so that it can influence the future. The speakers will detail the role of business intelligence in a foresight approach, both their complementarity and similarity, as well as the structuring role of foresight in a business intelligence project. 

17:30-18:00:     Welcoming

18:00-18:45:     General Assembly

Review and Outlook
- Finance
- Digital comms and members
- New partners for Geneva

Board of Directors (BoD)
- Formal discharge of the BoD (simple majority vote)
- BoD voting (simple majority vote)

Strategy 2018-2019
- Update and plan forward

18:45-19:30:   "The role of Competitive Intelligence in Strategic Foresight"

By Thomas Gauthier, professor at the HEG Geneva and Emylon Business School, foresight specialist, author of a collection of interviews to map foresight in French-speaking Switzerland, teaches strategic management and studies on how strategic foresight may help organizations make decisions in unpredictable times.   Followed by Q & A.

19:30-20:45: Drinks and Networking.  

The event will take place at HEG Genève Campus de Battelle, Rue de la Tambourine 17, 1227 Carouge. Room: B 3.12 (3rd floor, Bâtiment B)

Entrance fee: Free for 2018 Members; Non-members: CHF 50

Please register here

Earlier Event: January 25
Social Engineering