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EXPERIENCE LAST YEAR'S CHALLENGES

AARHUS SYMPOSIUM CHALLENGE 2018

Aarhus Symposium Challenge is your opportunity to secure your seat for Aarhus Symposium and Aarhus Symposium Focus. Engage with great leaders of today by submitting an essay that expresses your unique take on one of three challenges.

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NIELS B. CHRISTIANSEN

CEO, LEGO GROUP

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TOPIC 1: SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON…

HOW A COMPANY CAN ENJOY THE ADVANTAGES OF COLLABORATING WITH OTHERS WHILE PROTECTING ITS VALUE


AFSHAN KHAN

REGIONAL DIRECTOR EUROPE & CENTRAL ASIA, UNICEF

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TOPIC 2: SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON…

ONE AREA IN WHICH EVERY CHILD DOES NOT HAVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES AND ONE WAY TO ADDRESS THIS ISSUE


ULRIK JUUL CHRISTENSEN

CO-FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, AREA9 GROUP

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TOPIC 3: SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON…

HOW TO ACHIEVE A SPECIFIC COMPETENCE THAT WILL BE IMPORTANT ON THE FUTURE LABOUR MARKET


SORAYA REDONDO MEZMIZI, WINNER OF THE AARHUS SYMPOSIUM AWARD 2018

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“Being out of your comfort zone means that you are developing as an individual. That is the best experience I can get from the Leaders Forum session at Aarhus Symposium”

The winner of the Aarhus Symposium Award 2018 was Soraya Redondo Mezmizi, Master’s student in Law at Copenhagen University. Soraya calls for an increased focus on helping students develop soft skills. Soraya points out adaptive learning technology as a method to contribute to achieving this goal The essay secured Soraya a private session with Ulrik Juul Christensen, the Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of Area9 Group.

You can read her inspiring essay here. The speakers participating in Aarhus Symposium Challenge 2018 were Niels B. Christiansen, CEO, Lego Group; Afshan Khan, Regional Director, Europe & Central Asia, Unicef; and Ulrik Juul Christensen, Co-founder & Executive Chairman, Area9 Group. Each of them challenged students to write an essay about a specific topic relating to the theme of Aarhus Symposium 2018: “Creating Connections”. 

To re-experience Aarhus Symposium Challenge 2018 and Aarhus Symposium 2018, please visit the Past symposia page.