Aktuelle Vorträge


Dr. Maria Alexopoulou als Expertin bei Podiumsdiskussion zu Zukunftsperspektiven für den Rechtsstaat (22.05.19)
Dr. Maria Alexopoulou, Projektmitarbeiterin im Team Neue Selbständigkeit am ifm, war am 9. Mai bei einer Podiumsdiskussion zu "Historischen Lehren und aktuellen Zukunftsperspektiven für den demokratischen Rechtsstaat" im Stuttgarter Haus der Geschichte als Expertin eingeladen. mehr...
Evaluation of Course MAN 450 "Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Model Design" (09.05.19)
In course MAN 450 bachelor students develop and present their business idea in a professional and judged setting. This year the jury ranked "TimeFrame - an e-Ink Wall Calendar" as a winner. We congratulate the winning team and all course participants for their convincing and well-delivered pitch presentations. The course's evaluation is available as an attachment. mehr...
Two-day seminar in restructuring consulting (powered by Roland Berger Strategy Consultants) - Application opens (06.05.19)
Are you interested in strategic consulting and business restructuring? The Institute for SME Research at the University of Mannheim offers a two-day training to gain insights into this arcane profession. The workshop includes a restructuring simulation of a challenging real-life restructuring scenario. Participants will solve realistic and typical turnaround case issues and – using role play exercises – will put themselves into the position of various parties involved (banks, enterprise, consultants, etc.) to experience what operative turnaround management is about mehr...
Best Paper Award for Baris Istipliler, Jan-Philipp Ahrens, Suleika Bort, and Andrew Isaak (03.05.19)
University of Mannheim's young scientists and ifm members Baris Istipliler (PhD student Univ. Mannheim), and Jan-Philipp Ahrens (assistant professor Management Area Univ. Mannheim), Suleika Bort (Prof. Univ. Chemnitz/ifm) and Andrew Isaak (Prof. Univ. Solbridge/ifm) analyzed the cognitive biases that are created when family CEO successors are learning to lead inside the very firm that is run by their family. Their research was judged by reviewers and a panel of experts as one of the best submissions, in particular as research that adresses a very practical question "Where should my children learn to lead?" with high academic rigor. mehr...
Master Theses are offered: Family Firms in the US (16.04.19)
Family Firm Researchers at the Chair of SME Research and Entrepreneurship offer master students a unique opportunity to write their theses on family firms in the US context. Students will have a chance to learn and apply the state-of-the-art techniques in research by compiling and using a unique dataset of S&P 1500 firms in the US. mehr...
MAN 804 PhD Course "Advances in Strategic Management" - Evaluation (15.04.19)
The PhD course "Advances in Strategic Management" (MAN 804) held by assistant professor Jan-Philipp Ahrens centered around recently discussed topics in the Strategic Management Journal, in particular topics related to the cognitive and affective issues of the human mind (and its biases), sociology, psychology, and their relation to strategic decision making. The evaluation of the course can be found here. mehr...
Dr. Maria Alexopoulou spricht beim 16. SWR Medienforum Migration über Rassismus und Diskriminierung im Alltag (06.03.19)
Dr. Maria Alexopoulou, Projektmitarbeiterin im Team Neue Selbständigkeit am ifm, wird beim 16. SWR Medienforum Migration am 26. März 2019 Teil des Podiums in einer Diskussionsrunde zum Thema "Rassismus und Diskriminierung im Alltag" sein. mehr...
The Leading Wallet - Founder Talk with Björn Goß (Stocard) (06.03.19)
Stocard - How to gain 35 mio. customers and transform tomorrow’s shopping and banking experience with THE leading wallet.

Erhalten Sie Einblicke aus erster Hand in innovative digitale Lösungen. Björn Goß, Mitgründer von Stocard, wird das Geheimnis teilen, wie man 35 Millionen Kunden gewinnen und mit der führenden Wallet die Einkaufs- und Bankerfahrung von morgen verändern kann. mehr...
MAN 770 Spring 2019 - Application is open until 18.02.2018 (22.01.19)
Students that wish to apply for a space in the chair's master thesis seminar in spring 2019 may apply now. Non-MMM students and incoming students are also welcome. mehr...
Skalierung von B2B Tech Startups: MCEI Founder Talk mit Philipp Ortwein (InstaFreight) (14.11.18)
Erhalten Sie tiefe Einblicke in Dinge, die Sie bei der Skalierung eines (B2B-) Tech Ventures beachten sollten. Philipp Ortwein ( Uni Mannheim Alumnus und Mitbegründer von Instafreight) wird aus eigener Erfahrung berichten. mehr...
Initiativen und Portale des ifm: