Meet the sponsors

Barco is a global technology leader that develops networked visualisation solutions for the entertainment, enterprise and healthcare markets.

Its solutions make a visible impact, allowing people to enjoy compelling entertainment experiences, as well as fostering knowledge sharing and smart decision-making in organisations and helping hospitals provide their patients with the best possible healthcare.

www.barco.com/en/

Kortext is a world-renowned digital content and student experience expert, leading the way for digitally enhanced teaching and learning in the global education community.

Kortext is the creator of Kortext Arcturus, a student learning experience and engagement platform providing academic institutions and their students with a gateway to more than two million digital textbooks and learning content from more than 4,700 leading publishers. Thousands of universities and business schools in more than 100 countries partner with Kortext to deliver digital learning materials directly to their students. 

Kortext’s purpose is simple: to empower universities to educate the next generation of difference makers through:  

  • Providing the learning tools and content, via a smart platform, to enable study, connection and collaboration 
  • Developing advanced functionality for academics, students and librarians  
  • Integrating workflows that aid the discovery, acquisition, access and use of learning content 
  • Delivering insightful data on study patterns, behaviours and content usage to academics, librarians, course leaders, university administration and leadership

All of the above is focused on better supporting students’ experience, retention, progression and outcomes.

www.kortext.com

McGraw Hill is a global pioneer in educational content, assessment, training, and platform innovation; and is one of the world’s largest educational companies, with products and services in more than 60 languages and 130 countries. It is focused on creating solutions that deliver real value and support your teaching and learning goals whether at primary, secondary, tertiary levels or beyond.

McGraw Hill’s most recent innovation is a digital teaching and learning toolkit to support MBA programmes – Total MBA. Powered by Connect®, Total MBA helps your institution orient your MBA cohorts into their journey, understand their needs in those critical early weeks and pinpoint gaps in understanding. To go beyond the foundations of your programme, Total MBA Plus offers a complete solution to support teaching and learning across your entire MBA course, no matter the pathway or specialism. With Plus, academics are able to pick and choose end-to-end resources to support the delivery of a complete MBA programme.

www.mheducation.co.uk

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC®) is a mission-driven association of leading graduate Business Schools worldwide.  

Founded in 1953, GMAC is committed to creating solutions for Business Schools and candidates to better discover, evaluate and connect with each other. In support of this vision, mission and purpose, GMAC provides world-class research, professional development opportunities and assessments for the graduate management education industry, designed to advance the art and science of admission.  

Subsidiaries of GMAC include UK-based online publishing company BusinessBecause, a content rich destination that helps students identify the right-fit business schools during the critical consideration and selection phases of their journey, and The MBA Tour™, which supports Business Schools’ global recruiting efforts by organising business education-focused events around the world.  

GMAC is a global organisation with offices in China, India, Singapore, the UK and the US.  

To learn more about the organisation, please visit www.gmac.com

Give your students the content they need with Perlego, your online learning library of more than one million books from leading higher education publishers. Perlego works in partnership with more than 200 institutions worldwide to enable teaching excellence and support digital innovation with affordable and seamless access to online materials.

Students and faculty shouldn’t have to learn a new interface every time they open a book. Students can benefit from an enhanced learning experience, via Perlego’s online reader and app. Study features like notes and highlights, saved across all books in a handy notebook, make studying more engaging while instant citations and referencing features save them time.

Reduce the number of tools your faculty needs to adopt with a whole library in one platform. Faculty can also create workspaces to group recommended and required reading with books across Perlego, as well as external links. With the ability to create reading assignments, faculty can track student progress easily, spot areas where additional support is needed and use the metrics to plan their next class.

www.perlego.com 

Cengage is a global education and technology company built for learners whose products create learning experiences, building confidence and momentum toward the future students want. Cengage has a single belief, that every student has the potential to be unstoppable, so Cengage designs tools that keep them moving toward their goals. 

Recently launched Cengage Unlimited for Institutions is a content subscription service that provides student and faculty access to the entire Cengage collection of digital learning platforms, eTextbooks, online assignments and study tools with ease and seamless delivery. With quality content across a wide range of subject areas, from accounting, finance and economics to leadership, organisational development and entrepreneurship, Cengage Unlimited for Institutions provides all the materials you require for your MBA course. Digital courseware and mobile access enable teaching and learning anytime, anywhere, supporting your MBA programme whether it’s delivered full-time or part-time, through classroom, online or blended learning.

www.cengage.co.uk

Explorance is a provider of People Insights solutions. The company empowers institutions with actionable decision-making by measuring students’ needs and expectations. Through scalable automation tools using Blue and expert-based services, Explorance facilitates continuous improvement and accelerates the insight-to-action cycle, leading to personal growth and organisational agility. 

Blue, Explorance’s holistic People Insights platform, is purpose-built to fully automate all major student feedback gathering initiatives – institutional surveys, course evaluations, competency assessments, and more – all on one platform. Through best-in-class integration, powerful automation, and a robust reporting engine, Blue ensures your organisation not only captures feedback but also turns it into the best possible decision. 

www.explorance.com 

Trusted by 715+ institutions to build communities and drive retention, Ready Education is a leading mobile student engagement platform on a mission to improve student success in higher education worldwide. 

Its student-centric mobile solutions meet students where they are and improve communications, access to resources and engagement across campus. With student adoption rates of more than 90% and high app ratings, the platform could beessential to crafting your digital student experience.

Business schools across the world leverage Ready Education’s platforms to build communities, support student organisations, host events and engage their alumni network.

www.readyeducation.com

With over a decade specialising in graduate management education, Media Minds is a boutique marketing services agency with real experience in the sector. It offers a portfolio of services delivering real results against client goals – from raising a School’s visibility to building reputation, recruiting students, attracting corporate partners, or engaging its alumni community. 

The team has extensive knowledge of education marketing from working in business schools, agencies and the media. Its senior leaders each have more than 15 years’ experience in the sector, enabling them to apply knowledge and insights to achieve results for clients. Deep experience underpins work with undergraduate, postgraduate and executive education programmes within business schools and cross-university. Services include market research and intelligence, media planning & buying, digital marketing, alumni relations and communications consulting, and professional development workshops.   

No big promises or fancy marketing: just real experience, real insights, real results. 

 www.mediamindsglobal.com  

Austral Education Group is an educational services firm that organises international business academic programmes and consulting experiences for Higher Education programmes in the USA, Europe, and Latin America. They design and deliver high-impact educational content, customised academic travel with seamless logistics, and cultural activities that provide an unforgettable immersion experience.  

www.australgroup.com