For the seventh consecutive year, the global community of graduates of the HBS PLD program, the Harvard Business School's Executive MBA alternative, will gather for the Global HBS PLD Summit.
You will enjoy inspiring lectures from HBS faculty and industry speakers, exchange ideas in breakout sessions, reunite with your classmates and network with new members of our growing, dynamic and global community. The experience does not have to stop there, many PLDers will plan post-Summit weekend activities. We look forward to seeing you in Dubai!
*Please stay tuned for further information regarding the agenda, speakers, and social events.
**Dubai's working week runs from Sunday to Thursday. Respecting the local practice, the Global HBS PLD Summit will start on Sunday.
The world is an increasingly complex, interdependent and interconnected organism. Our ability to manage effectively is ever more relevant: Internally, we need to motivate and lead diverse teams, face difficult situations without compromising our integrity and work across cultural boundaries. Externally, we have to face the disruption represented by complex social, technological and political changes.
All this, while under pressure from increasing costs, the need to improve productivity and the requirement to foster growth.Prepare to discuss how leadership style must evolve in our challenging times. Have a conversation about the global opportunities and risks to reaching the next level of success. Join us in exploring “Leadership Across Borders”!
On arrival at Dubai International Airport, if you have not pre-booked a hotel transfer, use the Dubai Taxi Service as you exit. Drivers are knowledgeable and your transfer should take approximately twenty minutes.
For visitors that are comfortable using the new Dubai Metro Service – our closest stations are Burj Khalifa or Financial Centre.
From either metro station we recommend you use a taxi to reach the hotel if travelling with luggage. It is a five-minute journey by car and a twenty-minute walk.
We can provide airport transfers between Dubai International Airport, Terminals 1&3 and the hotel. Please request this service when making your reservation.
• Terminal 1 & 3 for a fee of AED 190 each way
• Guests staying in our Roda Discovery Club rooms or any of our hotel suite receive complimentary airport transfers between Dubai International Airport Terminals 1& 3 and Roda Al Murooj Downtown Hotel