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STRATEGIO: Management Programme for Biomedical Industry Executives

STRATEGIO is forged from the joint reflection of BioWin, the health competitiveness cluster of Wallonia, BIOPARK and the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management School.

The programme explores the most important strategic skills required to face challenges in biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries:

  • Understanding the “ecosystem” of life sciences research
  • Discovering strategies used at different stages of Healthcare
  • Developing of innovation management
  • Mastering the basics of finance and accounting
  • Enhancing personal and group leadership

The programme is taught in English by leading academics and experts from Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Louvain School of Management and HEC Management School, University of Liège. It features regular interventions by key industrial top-managers in the areas of biotech and pharmaceuticals.

The programme combines:

  • Comprehensive insights on the main dimensions of management: corporate strategy, sales & marketing, innovation management, leadership and human resources management.
  • The use of participant-centered methods: case studies, discussions, business games animated by top academics.
    Individual learning and peer group collaboration.
  • The discovery of best practices from practitioners: Each session includes a contribution from at least one academic and one practitioner.
  • Inspiring workshops with captains of industry. 
  • Integrative project work: Participants are required to complete a practical group assignment monitored by an assigned coach and presented before a jury

Key words:

  • 13 days divided into 2-day modules (Friday-Saturday) plus final presentations.
  • Interdisciplinary faculty selected from the leading Belgian business schools
  • Keynote industry speakers and practitioner
  • Project-based and interactive approach



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