The elective course 'Managing Errors in Organizations' at Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management is probably unique in the world of business schools. We started it in 2016-17 with 40 students. On the second year, 2017-18, more than 110 enrolled. One of the features of this course is that final grading is based on … Continue reading The Error Management Course in a Nutshell
The next Error Management conference will take place on November 12, 2018 at ESMT, the European School of Management and Technology in Berlin. The ambition of the conference is to “Put Error Management on the Executive Agenda”. Organized by Jan Hagen, a renowned colleague from ESMT, in collaboration with the Baillet Latour chair on Error … Continue reading Save the date: the 4th Error Management Conference
As part of the Masters Students' presentations at the end of the Error Management class at Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management, one project team researched no further than in our own university: in May 2017, media around the world talked about the sexist e-mail scandal at ULB. How could this happen? How did … Continue reading Sexist e-mail Scandal at ULB – Student Presentation
Masters Students in the Error Management class at Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management are to research and present cases of organizational errors. This presentation hints at an intriguing question: can organizational errors occur even if no-one makes errors? United Airlines, Flight 3411 - Student Presentation from Vincent Giolito on Vimeo.