Postgraduate programs of Professional Learning
Welcome at Tilburg University Professional Learning. We believe in lifelong learning. If you continue working on your knowledge and skills, you will obtain a strong position within the dynamic job market and reach your full potential. We are here to help you realize this. Therefore, keep developing yourself by following the postgraduate programs of Professional Learning.
Because of the measures taken by the Dutch government, we have decided to postpone all masterclasses until the fall. Keep an eye on our channels to stay informed of further developments. Planned multi-day professional programs will continue in an adapted form.
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Professional Learning MasterclassesDate: To be announced Location: Multiple
Professional Learning brings you masterclasses led by top experts from Tilburg University and leading organizations, providing you with in-depth knowledge on a wide variety of issues related to business and society. The masterclasses are open to everyone. However, since we have a special connection with Tilburg University Alumni, we want to help them engage in lifelong learning. As a Tilburg University alumnus, you will get a substantial discount on our masterclasses and you will get early access to register for new programs.
Masterclass Decision-making under UncertaintyDate:
Decision-making is often done under time pressure and with limited research into possible alternatives. This expert workshop gives you an introduction into the decision quality concept, which was originally developed at Stanford University. This concept has proven to be key for staff at ASML to successfully execute their company’s strategy. Prof. Kuno Huisman, Director and Head of Decision Support at ASML, will let you gain hands-on experience of the effective framing of a decision and the generation of alternatives.
Masterclasses for Tilburg University AlumniDate: To be announced Location: Multiple
Professional Learning brings you masterclasses led by top experts from Tilburg University and leading organizations, providing you with in-depth knowledge on a wide variety of issues related to business and society. The masterclasses are open to everyone with an interest in learning from the latest research in a specific field and who wants to know how this will impact business in the future. All masterclasses are on cutting-edge topics which have the potential to have a profound impact on our society in the near future.
Masterclass Wijsheid en LeiderschapDate: Location: Tilburg
We leven in een wereld waarin we voortdurend ‘aan’ staan. Ontwikkelingen volgen elkaar in rap tempo op en jij als manager moet continue beslissingen nemen. Het zijn beslissingen met impact op bedrijf of instelling, op cliënten, klanten, op de medewerkers en soms ook, de samenleving.
Masterclass Next Generation LeadershipDate: Location: Tilburg
A new era asks for different leaders. Technological, economical and societal developments all have a big impact on how organizations operate today. What does our increasingly turbulent, complex world require of leaders? Which qualities are crucial for the leaders of the future? During this masterclass, Professor Freek Peters goes through the latest developments within the field of contextual leadership and shows what this implicates for your organization.
Masterclass Recht, Ethiek en Data ScienceDate: To be announced Location: Tilburg
The emergence of data science leads to all kinds of problems that at first sight have nothing to do with technology, but which can sometimes create major barriers to the further development of data science applications. The relationship between law, ethics and data science confronts more and more professionals with complex dilemmas. In the 1-day masterclass in Law, Ethics and Data Science you will learn where the biggest risks lie and how you can best deal with them.
Masterclass Filosofie in organisatiesDate: Location: Tilburg
Alles schuift, niets is stabiel. Wat eerst waar bleek te zijn, blijkt ineens niet meer waar te zijn. Iedereen heeft een mening en laat deze ook horen. Ineens blijken alle zekerheden fundamenteel onzeker te zijn. Wat kunnen we als mens, burger professional en leider leren van de inzichten van grote filosofen als Aristoteles en Kant?
Masterclass Possibilities of Optimizing with your (Big) DataDate: Location: Tilburg
Data is omni-present, so we all know, and sometimes very big. None of the sectors will remain untouched of this drastic change in a decade. It represents significant information that can open new avenues of opportunities for driving innovation and improvement. Unfortunately, for many professionals it remains unclear what data’s potential could be for their industry, especially in the field of optimization (prescriptive modeling).
Masterclass Media en Marketing PsychologieDate: Location: Tilburg
Media omvat alle vormen communicatie, zoals afbeeldingen, geluid, inhoud en nieuwe technologieën. Mediapsychologie richt zich juist op de impact van deze media, of te wel de invloed van de media op ons.
Al deze media hebben een onmiskenbare invloed op ons denken en handelen. Het beïnvloedt ons gedrag. Maar door welke boodschappen worden we geraakt? Wanneer is een boodschap nu effectief?
Masterclass The Future of WorkDate: To be announced Location: Tilburg
The speed of innovation seems to increase and our work changes along with it. Look ahead and explore the opportunities and possibilities the future has in store for the workplace.
Masterclass Data Quality & GovernanceDate: To be announced Location: Tilburg
Data has become an essential business tool for organizations. Many far-reaching decisions are made on the basis of available data. But how reliable is the data used for decision-making? The consequences for an organization can be disastrous when decisions are taken on the basis of erroneous data or by misinterpreting data.
Masterclass Culture and DiversityDate: To be announced Location: Tilburg
The masterclass Culture and Diversity aims to create mutual understanding and inspire people to form an organisational culture that inherently embraces diversity and how that in turn can positively influence business success on a local, national and international scale.