Next modules of the Offshore Wind Energy MBA available
The next modules of the Offshore Wind Energy MBA will start soon. Beginning in September, Prof. Dr. Alexandros Psychogios (Birmingham City University) and Stefaan Vanhaecke & Annelies Stiers (both from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind) will have a close look at "People Management". The course aims at improving students’ competences in leadership, by mostly focusing on challenging and turbulent contexts and enable them to realize the aspects of effective leadership and performance management of people and organizations. In particular, the course seeks to provide an in-depth understanding of the inner dynamics of human brain that enabling organizational decisions and boosting leadership capabilities targeting at high performance levels of individuals and teams.
Starting in November, Tove Brink (Associate Professor at University of Southern Denmark) and Lisbeth Brøde Jepsen (project manager at the Energy Innovation Cluster) will be lecturing in the module "Innovation through Collaboration". There they aim at providing a deep understanding of how companies in the offshore wind energy sector can leverage upon collaboration to stimulate innovation and to build competitive advantages, as well as the managerial challenges they encounter as they do so. With the approach that innovation processes increasingly require collaboration, this module will introduce participants to concepts, methods and tools to improve their capacity to manage the entire innovation process from creative idea creation to implementation.