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May 30, 2023

By Antwerp Management School

"Once you understand what drives people, you can coach them much more effectively.”

Strategy & Innovation Leadership

“Opening minds to impact the world”: Jef Van Damme, Alderman in Sint-Jans-Molenbeek, fully embraces the baseline of Antwerp Management School. Looking for a solid theoretical framework to generate even more social impact himself, he ended up in the Master Class Business Strategy &

March 30, 2023

By Armieyah

Executive MBA international study trip to Singapore

Students & Alumni Strategy & Innovation Leadership

Armieyah Ayob, current EMBA student and Digital Marketing Consultant recaps the highlights of the recent study trip to Singapore she went on with her cohort. Her account tells of the vibrant cultural immersion, state-of-the-art academic experience, and how she and her peers bonded while

Opinion Research

January 31, 2023

By Yuri Bobbert

Influential trends for emerging roles in digital security - 2023 and beyond

Students & Alumni Digital & IT Strategy & Innovation

Looking at cyberdata collected in recent times reveals intriguing insights that may affect our future view on digital security education as a prime defense mechanism for dealing with future threats. In this article, we first observe the cumulative change in cyber threat actors followed by

Opinion Research

October 4, 2022

By Yuri Bobbert

How do Small and Medium Enterprises approach cybersecurity ?

Students & Alumni Digital & IT Strategy & Innovation

At Antwerp Management School's Master in IT Risk & Cyber Security Management we noticed that SMEs are struggling to adequately address cybersecurity risks and are taking a slightly different approach than large(r) organizations. So we decided to have a closer look at the typical SME


September 22, 2022

By Antwerp Management School

Data sharing between industry and government: the next step or a step too far?

Digital & IT Strategy & Innovation

On Thursday the 15th of September, students, alumni and industry professionals gathered to discuss one of the biggest challenges we face today: data. How to use it? How can we trust the process? And, most importantly, what role does the government play in this whirlpool of opportunities


February 18, 2022

By Antwerp Management School

Our Action Learning Projects create global impact from scratch

Students & Alumni Strategy & Innovation

During the Global Leadership Skills course, all Full-time master’s students actively take part in an Action Learning Project. The purpose of this project is to enable the students to exercise their cross-cultural and cross-disciplinary leadership and teamwork skills to achieve significant


February 10, 2022

By Antwerp Management School

The innovation sprint for UNICEF by our students: above and beyond expectations

Strategy & Innovation

Clearly, the pandemic has not put a stop to the enthusiasm and creativity of our students. The young potentials of the AMS Master’s program Innovation & Entrepreneurship teamed up with strategic design students from POLI.design in Milan. Together, they ran an innovation sprint to come

Interview Testimonial

June 7, 2021

By Antwerp Management School

From providing care to learning how to organize and change care

Strategy & Innovation Leadership

Steven Pans is a medical staff member of Radiology at UZ Leuven. He specializes in musculoskeletal radiology and performs medical interventions practically on a daily basis. Although he still gets great satisfaction from his job, he is more and more interested in organizing care instead


April 21, 2021

By Jan Beyne

Which scenario to choose for 2050: weak versus strong sustainable transformation?

Sustainable Transformation Strategy & Innovation

Given the times we live in, the choice between weak versus strong sustainable transformation is no longer a choice, really. But sustainable transformation is a complex change process, and to date, few organizations manage to achieve true sustainable transformation. So what are the

March 3, 2021

By Hans Mulder

7 tips for setting up and running micro projects from an online environment

Strategy & Innovation

COVID-19 forces companies and organizations to implement all kinds of changes at breakneck speed. There is little or no room for 'side projects'. Focus is key! All kinds of projects are being postponed or canceled. After all, now that everyone has to work from home, we hardly have a


January 22, 2021

By Joke Eeckhout

The EMBA Positive Impact Project - Once in a lifetime opportunity

Students & Alumni Strategy & Innovation

An Executive MBA in the city where I spent most of my youth; the city where I became an adult; the city where I was once an undergraduate student - Antwerp. It was without doubt that I would choose AMS to do my MBA. The high rankings and excellent references sealed my choice. 

December 11, 2020

By Antwerp Management School

Developing leadership competencies through neurotraining

Human Resources Strategy & Innovation Leadership

What happens in the brains of successful and less successful leaders? Steven Poelmans, professor of neuroscience & strategic leadership, measures their brain activity and combines the results with feedback from observers in real-life and emotionally challenging business situations.