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Business School Lausanne

16/10/2014

Business School Lausanne hosted a forum on the topic “Switzerland as a Global Sustainability Hub”

During its annual Graduation Ceremony, which took place in the Beau-Rivage Palace Hotel on September 20, Business School Lausanne hosted a forum on the topic “Switzerland as a Global Sustainability Hub”. The forum, attended by more than 500 people from 40 different nationalities, provided academia, business, NGO and government representatives an opportunity to voice their hopes and aspirations for the repositioning of Switzerland as a sustainability hotbed for the world. Moderated by Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, panelists Dr. Katrin Muff, Dean of Business School Lausanne, Nick Beglinger, President of swisscleantech, Jean Laville, Deputy CEO of Swiss Sustainable Finance, and Bruno Oberle, Director of the Federal Office of the Environment (FOEN), shared their vision for Switzerland as a “Global Sustainability Hub”.
Paul Polman and Kate Robertson, were awarded an honorary degree (Doctorate Honoris Causa) from BSL. Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, is selected for the award in recognition of his exceptional contribution to putting sustainability at the core of the corporate world. Kate Robertson, Co-Global President for Havas Worldwide and Co-founder of One Young World, received the degree for uniting young responsible leaders worldwide.

Site web: www.bsl-lausanne.ch

Brillantmont International School

21/08/2014

Brillantmont International School re-accredited

Brillantmont International School is proud to announce its fourth re-accreditation by the Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The accreditation report highly commends the school in many areas and notes that « Brillantmont is a responsive school that wants to serve and encourage its students in an extraordinary fashion ». The report also praises « the staff for their strong commitment to the School’s Philosophy and Objectives that truly encourages students to realise their potential in a supportive environment. » Congratulations to all members of the school community who are part of our journey to excellence.

Site web: www.brillantmont.ch