Lunchtime Ukraine Symposium
The Global Impact of the War in Ukraine: Fundamental Challenges for Management Research
Date: Thursday, 16 June 2022
Time: 12.30 – 2.00 p.m.
Venue: Casinotheater Winterthur, Stadthausstrasse 119, 8400 Winterthur
Chaired by: Prof. Christopher Hartwell, Director of the International Management Institute, ZHAW School of Management and Law
Lunch: Sandwiches and soft drinks
Professor Smyrnova has participated in research and academic programs in the EU and US and has authored some 200 academic publications. In 2019, she served as a Member of the Legal Reform Commission under the President of Ukraine.
Dr. Korotka was appointed Deputy Business Ombudsman by the Government of Ukraine in April 2015. From 2011 to 2015, she was the Deputy Chief of Party of the Public-Private Partnership Development Program. Together with an international team of experts, she helped the Government of Ukraine create a legal basis for sustainable infrastructure reform with engagement from the private sector.
Prof. Klaus Meyer (Professor of International Business, Ivey Business School)
Klaus E. Meyer is Professor of International Business at Ivey Business School. Professor Meyer is a leading scholar in the field of international business conducting research on the strategies of multinational enterprises (MNEs), especially foreign entry strategies, in emerging economies, especially Eastern Europe and East Asia. A central theme of his research is the influence of local contexts on the strategies and operations of MNEs operating in emerging economies. He has published over 80 articles in leading scholarly journals, in particular in Journal of International Business Studies, Strategic Management Journal and Journal of Management Studies, and he published nine books, including the textbook “International Business” (with Mike Peng, published by Cengage Learning, 3rd ed., 2019). He is serving as Area Editor of the Journal of International Business Studies since July 2016.