Executive Coaching Symposium



Can Executive Coaching help you work better under pressure?

Barcelona, September 22, 2017

9.00 am

Room B-201

Welcome and reception of participants

9.30 am

Introduction to the day

  • Prof. Alberto Ribera, IESE Business School     

  • Dr. Estíbalitz Ortiz, IESE Business School

9.45 am

Bio-psycho-social perspectives of stress

  • Prof. Alberto Ribera, IESE Business School

10:30 am

Mindfulness and focus under pressure

  • Dr. Rasmus Hougaard, Founder and Managing Director, Potential Project. Author of the book ¨One Second Ahead¨.

11:30 am


12:00 pm

Panel with HR Vice Presidents, CEOs and General Managers.

  • Ragna Árnadóttir
    Deputy CEO of Landsvirkjun

  • Xavier Coll
    Chief Human Resources and Organization Officer at CaixaBank

  • Celestino García
    Corporate Vice-president of Samsung Spain

  • Xavier Pladevall
    Managing Director at Volkswagen Group Retail Spain

  • Moderator: Prof. Anneloes Raes, IESE Business School

1:30 pm


3:00 pm

Room B-102

Introduction to the afternoon workshop:

Can Executive Coaching help you work better under pressure?

  • Dr. Estíbalitz Ortiz

3.15 pm

Team Work

4.45 pm

Coffee Break

5.00 pm

Team presentations

  • Moderator: Dr. Estíbalitz Ortiz

6.15 pm

Red thread review, what do I take home?

  • Prof. Alberto Ribera

7.00 pm


7.30 pm

Transport to the Restaurant

8.00 pm