Here you can meet the sponsors of the AMBA & BGA’s Business School Leaders Summit. When sponsors are announced, you can learn more about each and what services they can offer you and your school.
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) provides business intelligence, data analytics, and a research platform to global institutions – enabling comprehensive thought leadership, historical analysis, and insight into the latest innovations in research.
WRDS democratises data access so that all disciplines can easily search for concepts across the data repository.
Supporting more than 75,000 commercial, academic, and government users at 500+ institutions in 35+ countries, WRDS is the global gold standard in data management, innovative tools, analytics, and research services – all backed by the credibility and leadership of the Wharton School.
Barco designs technology to enable bright outcomes around the world. Seeing beyond the image, Barco develop visualisation and collaboration solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Their focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). In 2020, Barco realised sales of 770 million euro. They have a global team of 3,300 employees, whose passion for technology is captured in 430 granted patents.
Kortext is a student learning content and engagement platform. It is a personalised learning space with access to more than 2 million digital textbooks and learning content from over 4,500 leading publishers. Thousands of universities 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. It aims to make this happen 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 focussed on better supporting student experience, retention, progression and outcomes.