May 31, 2016

Practical information

Programme

Friday October 5

17:30-18:15

Registrations

18:15-20:15

Conference

Welcome Address

  • Helke Carvalho Hernandes, Deputy Director General EFMD

Keynote Addresses
– Evolution in job search: some personal notes and expectations.

  • Peter Schotman, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics, NLD

– Economics and ethics: re-inventing the welfare state.

  • Erik Schokkaert, KU Leuven, BEL

– Should you care about inequality?

  • Ive Marx, University of Antwerp, BEL

Closing Address

  • Philip Vergauwen, Dean Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles, BEL

20:15-21:30

Reception

Saturday October 6

09:00

Job Market Paper Presentations

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Private Interviews

Sunday October 7

09:00

Job Market Paper Presentations

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Private Interviews

Venue

Solvay Brussels School, ULB
Campus du Solbosch – Building R42
Avenue F.D. Roosevelt 42
1050 Brussels
Belgium

Fees

Participation is free of charge for PhD candidates, including all the social activities included in the event’s flow (cocktail, lunches, coffee breaks).

Participation fee for recruiting schools and universities:

  • EFMD Member: €850 (+21% VAT) for the first recruiter in a group. The second gets a 15% discount and from the 3rd recruiter, a 30% discount is applicable.
  • EFMD Non-Member: €1.100 (+21% VAT) for the first recruiter in a group. The second gets a 15% discount and from the 3rd recruiter, a 30% discount is applicable.

This fee for recruiting schools and universities includes:

  • participation of selected number of recruiters representing the school/university. A school/university add recruiters by managing its group after the registration is complete.
  • Booking a private interview room is possible and will be charged in addition to the fee (€300 +VAT)
  • all the social activities included in the event’s flow (cocktail, lunches, coffee breaks etc.)

Transportation

By plane:
– from Zaventem national airport by taxi: 25-50 min (depending on traffic)
– from Zaventem national airport by public transportation: 50-70 min (trains from airport to Brussels Midi station or Central station every 15-20 min)
By public transport:
Visit Brussels Public Transport (STIB) website
Access to campus by public transport
– from train station Gare du Midi or Gare Centrale by taxi: 15-30 min
– from train station Gare du Midi or Gare Centrale by public transportation: 20-40 min

Accommodation

All participants are expected to make their own hotel arrangements. You might find useful the following links:

Four Points by Sheraton Hotel

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Warwick Barsey Hotel

Warwick Barsey Hotel

Hotel Bristol Stephanie

Hotel Bristol Stephanie

Brussels Hotel

(Special Rate)

Le Châtelain Boutique Hotel

Le Châtelain Boutique Hotel