5.15PM - 7.00PM
Speaker: Dr Bruce Piasecki
Venue: Lecture Theatre B3, University of Stirling
"Doing More with Less: Innovation, Management Trends and Future Employment in a World of 7 Billion Souls".
The University of Stirling Management School, in partnership with the Institute of Directors, are delighted to welcome best-selling author and classic management consultant Dr Bruce Piasecki to deliver the School's Spring Lecture.
Dr Piasecki is a leading corporate strategist and governance advisor focusing on energy, environmental strategy, product innovation and sustainability issues. As president and founder of the AHC Group, Dr Piasecki has over 30 years' experience of working with a range of Fortune 500 Corporations, including the Warren Buffet firm Shaw Industries and Toyota to help develop sustainable business growth plans. He is passionate about "connecting the dots of innovation, climate change, business and the near future".
In his address to invited guests from across the local business community, students and staff, Dr Piasecki will outline a new model for business growth that may secure economic growth while serving both the needs of business and society in today’s world of seven billion citizens. He will outline why it is important for businesses to: “…become more like Benjamin Franklin: frugal in our competitiveness, innovative in our use of teams and diplomatic in how we discover and use social value.”
Dr Piasecki has taught at Cornell University, Clarkson University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He holds a bachelor’s degree and PhD from Cornell University, where he was a Cornell National Scholar Award winner. He is the author of several books on business strategy, valuation, and corporate change, including In Search of Environmental Excellence: Moving Beyond Blame, as well as the recent New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, Doing More With Less: The New Way to Wealth, and it’s follow-up Doing More With Teams: The New Way to Winning. For more information on Bruce Piasecki and the AHC Group, visit: http://www.brucepiasecki.com/ or http://www.ahcgroup.com/.
This event is free of charge, but places should be reserved in advance. To register for this event, click here.
For further information, contact the Stirling Management School on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01786 467335.