Aalto Executive Summit

Aalto Executive Summit is an annual highlight that offers participants a unique opportunity to study with highly renowned international guest speakers and faculty and dozens of executives and leaders from around the world.

During the Summit, you get to develop your understanding of compelling current topics related to leadership and strategy, to experience new state-of-the-art learning methods, and to network with an international group of participants. The networking is further supported by evening social events throughout the week.

The Summit location alternates between Helsinki and Singapore. It was last held in Helsinki in 2021 (in a hybrid mode) with the theme Perspectives for Unknown Futures.

The Aalto Executive Summit is open to current Aalto Executive MBA, Aalto MBA, Aalto-Esade MBA for Executives, Aalto Executive DBA, and Global Leader program participants and alumni, as well as selected participants from our international partner universities.


Feedback from Our Participants

"New network, new friends, new knowledge. I will definitely participate next year in the Summit!"

"Great topic, teacher, and simulation. Great way to stimulate the team.“

"Excellent experience, both on a personal level and referring to the program of the Summit."

"Great balance of science, experience, exercises, and humor."  

"I really loved it! A great variety of topics discussed during the Summit. It was like a buffet – you could choose those topics which are the most interesting for you and deepen your knowledge in this field."

"World class speaker and very important themes – could have spent another day listening."

"Excellent topic [Politics of Business] for the Summit. An area that is not widely discussed during the regular program in Finland, so it made the trip worthwhile! The particular focus of Asian perspective was much appreciated and interesting! Great and enthusiastic speakers all around."

“Excellent content, magical presenter – almost meditative."

"The Summit all in all was super. A lovely atmosphere, unique information provided, really great."



For detailed information on the Aalto Executive Summit, please contact your local program team.