Corona Crisis: Free Q&A for Companies (April 2nd)

How can companies deal with the consequences of the corona crisis? At KLU proven experts research and teach on strategic questions of the supply chain and business management. Some of them will be answering questions from the business world – from corporations to SMEs and the self-employed – on Thursday, April 2, 2020 from 3-4 pm. Professors from Kühne Logistics University will share their expertise in a free online Q&A session.

Participate free of charge from the convenience of your own home via video chat and find out more about various topics related to the corona crisis. To participate, follow the corresponding zoom link for the respective session, which will be announced on this page in a timely manner.

The Professors and topics:

1) Prof. Dr. Sönke Albers
Marketing in recessions and crises: Invest or reduce costs

Zoom meeting room:   
Meeting-ID: 309 185 586
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2) Prof. Dr. Prisca Brosi
Challenges and solution options for human resource management in the corona crisis

Zoom meeting room:
Meeting-ID: 669 357 353
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3) Prof. Dr. Jan Fransoo
How to lead your supply chain through the Covid19-crisis: managing supply disruptions, demand shocks, and preparing for the next phase

Zoom meeting room:
Meeting-ID: 987 924 329

4) Prof. Dr. Alexander Himme
Impact of the coronavirus crisis on accounting (becoming aware of the obvious, but also the less obvious impact on financial statements)

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Meeting-ID: 405 190 452
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5) Prof. Dr. Kai Hoberg
Ad-hoc supply chains for medical devices

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Meeting-ID: 685 172 7085
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6) Prof. Dr. André Ludwig
Stable IT infrastructure and flexible processes (not only) essential in times of corona

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7) Prof. Alan McKinnon, PhD
Short term impacts of Covid19 on logistics systems and likely longer term effects on global supply chains

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Meeting-ID: 847 787 713
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8) Prof. Christian Tröster, PhD
Interactive group coaching: Leadership in times of corona - How do I adapt my leadership style
Minimum participation: 4 persons, max. 12 participants (Please be at the meeting punctually at 3pm. Allow for 60-90 min. and being willing to engage in active participation)

Zoom meeting room:  
Meeting-ID: 368 324 202
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9) Prof. Dr. Niels Van Quaquebeke
Employee leadership: How can managers effectively counter the psychological effects of self-isolation and virtuality

Zoom meeting room:
Meeting ID: 136 946 452
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An up-to-date overview of all participating professors and topics can also be found on our homepage.

You are welcome to submit questions for the respective sessions in advance by contacting Juan Pablo Del Valle. He is also available for you and your company if you have any questions about further Executive Education offers.

Of course, you can also ask further questions about these topics. Our series of expert comments on the Corona crisis will offer you a first impression.

Please note the following information:

  • The sessions will be held in German (except no. 3) and 6)).
  • The sessions will not be recorded. It is possible to participate anonymously and without registering.

More information:

"Impact of Covid-19 Crisis on Logistics Systems and Supply Chains" by Prof. Alan McKinnon:

  • Presentation, Q&A on April 2nd
  • Dossier: 18 issues raised in Q&A (April 2nd) and links to over 70 articles, reports and websites