Program schedule

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Thursday 29th October 2015
18:00-20:00
 
Welcome Reception
 
Bocconi Bar
Via Rontgen
Friday, 30th October 2015
 
   
09:15 - 09:45 Registration  
09:45 - 11:00 Opening Session
Eliana La Ferrara
Vice Rector for Research, Bocconi University

Torben Pedersen and Lucia Piscitello

Keynote Speech: John Cantwell
 
PEREGO ROOM
1st Floor, Via Sarfatti
Main Building
11:00 - 11:15 Coffee Break  
11:15 - 12:45 Parallel Sessions
- Backshoring and Reshoring
- Global Value Chain and emerging markets
- Firms upgrading in global value chain
- Local networks versus global value chains

Room 11
Room 12
Room 13
Room 14
12:45 - 14:00 Light lunch  
14:00 - 15:30 Parallel Sessions and 1 panel session
- Learning in global network
- Location of foreign activities
- Panel Session: What can GVC research learn from other areas

Room 11
Room 12
Room 13
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break  
16:00 - 17:30 Parallel Sessions
- Organizational Architecture of the MNC
- Economic effects of global value chains
- Supply chain management in Global Value Chains

Room 11
Room 12
Room 13
19:30pm Conference Dinner
Officina 12
 

 

Saturday, 31st October 2015
 
   
08:30 - 09:30 Plenary Session

Keynote Speech: Juan Alcacer
PEREGO ROOM
1st Floor, Via Sarfatti
Main Building
09:30 - 10:00 Coffee Break  
10:00 - 11:30 Parallel Sessions
- R&D offshoring
- Global value chains and job effects
- Building offshoring capabilities
- Ownership and control in Global Value Chains

Room 11
Room 12
Room 13
Room 14
11:30 - 11:45 Coffee break  
11:45 - 13:15 Parallel sessions
- Reconfiguration of the Global Value Chain
- Interdependencies and hidden costs of offshoring
- Services and Global Value Chains
Room 11
Room 12
Room 13
13:30 - 14:30 Light lunch