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Smith School IMPACT knowledge exchange to take place at Gensler HQ, Washington DC, May 5

Apr 28, 2014
Experiential / Reality-based Learning


Gensler; Martin Mayorga

Smith's quarterly networking event for learning and development professionals will take place on Monday May 5, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the newly remodeled offices of Gensler, 2020 K Street NW. All HR and OD specialists are welcome to attend this complimentary knowledge exchange. Register here.

"Meeting at Gensler gives us a great opportunity to think about how space and design affect the learning experience," says Liz Barron, Senior Director, Executive Education at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, College Park. We will be completing a number of interactive exercises in this fabulous meeting space, surrounded by some of the world's greatest architects and design experts." Those attending IMPACT will also celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style " We will discuss the contribution of Mexican Americans to our organizations and explore new ways of leveraging diversity and celebrating the cultures of our customers and employees." says Barron. 

Among those speaking at IMPACT are Martin Mayorga, CEO of Mayorga Coffee, and leaders from Smith and Gensler. 

Download the full agenda here


About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business 

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty masters, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.