Goal setting reduces inequalities and boosts student performance


Edwin Locke
Edwin Locke
  • Speaker
Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland
Daniël Roos
Daniël Roos
  • Speaker
jINC
Ad Scheepers
Ad Scheepers
  • Speaker
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam
Michaéla Schippers
  • Speaker
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam
Steef van de Velde
  • Speaker
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam

Event Information

Type
Research Seminar
Programme
Information Management
Date
Fri. 16 Jun. 2017
Contact
Cheryl Blok
Time
12:00 - 15.00
Location
Sanders 0-02 (Sanders (L) Building, Room 0-02)


Abstract

The session will be concluded with a panel discussion on the idea to make goal-setting and other positive psychology interventions could become an integral part of the curriculum, in order to enhance “life skills” and academic performance of students.


Speakers:

  • Steef van de Velde; Dean RSM
  • Ad Scheepers; Senior policy advisor and researcher RSM 
  • Daniël Roos; Director JINC
  • Michaéla Schippers
  • Edwin Locke

Moderator: Klaas Wassens

Program:

GOAL-SETTING FORUM
LOCATION: SANDERS 0-02 (SANDERS (L) BUILDING, ROOM 0-02)

13.00-13.30: Doors open with coffee and tea
13.30-13.35: Opening Klaas Wassens
13.35-13.45: Steef van de Velde
13.45-14.00: Ad Scheepers
14:00-14.15: Daniel Roos
14.15-14.25: Michaéla Schippers (launch new center E=CS2)
14.25-15.50: Panel discussion under leadership of Klaas Wassens
14.50-15.00: Edwin Locke (by Skype) on the origins of goal-setting
15.00-15.30: Break

INAUGURAL LECTURE AND RECEPTION
LOCATION: AULA (ERASMUS (A) BUILDING)

16.00-16.45: Inaugural Lecture
16.45: Reception

 

Please register for the Goal-setting Forum and/or Inaugural Lecture of Michaéla Schippers at www.rsm.nl/ikigai before Wednesday 14 June 2017.

Cheryl Blok
Cheryl Blok
  • Coordinator
Michaéla Schippers
Endowed Professor in Behaviour and Performance Management
  • Coordinator