Workshop: Elevating L&D in The Digital Age

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On Campus Talent Management Human Resources Networking Leadership Executive Development and Coaching

Tue, 16 Oct 2018

7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

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Velázquez 130

Calle de Velázquez, 130, 28006 Madrid, Spain

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An organization’s capacity to enhance the capabilities of its workforce and create a culture of continuous learning are increasingly vital to remaining competitive. These trends make an effective learning and Leadership development (L&D) function more critical than ever. L&D efforts need to be closely aligned with the business strategy and support learning at the speed of business. Effective Learning and leadership development programs are designed based on evidence based practices for adult learning.

Take part in this interactive workshop on Learning & Developing (L&D) leading practices addressed to L&D, HRD, Talent Development and Leader Development professionals and executives as well as who are interested in advancing people and leadership capability practices in organizations. The workshop will be led by Nick van Dam and Teresa Martín Retortillo.

Topics of the workshop:
- The Strategic Role of L&D in The Digital Age
- The Components of a Successful L&D Strategy
- Designing Blended Leadership Development Programs with Impact
- Essential Mindsets for Lifelong Learning

All participants of the workshop will receive a free copy of Nick van Dam’s new book Elevating L&D, a compendium of articles, written by himself and other L&D professionals at McKinsey & Company. More information about the book: www.elevatinglearningbook.com

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Velázquez 130

Calle de Velázquez, 130, 28006 Madrid, Spain


Teresa Martín Retortillo

IE Exponential Learning President

IE University

Prior to joining IE University as the Executive President of IE Exponential Learning, Teresa Martín-Retortillo served as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development for McGraw-Hill Education, NY, USA, where she supported the CEO and the executive team in the publisher´s digital transition, with a focus on learning science.

Martín-Retortillo began her professional career at Goldman Sachs as a corporate finance analyst in London, England. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from CUNEF (Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros) in Madrid and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Nick van Dam

Consultant and Professor


Nick van Dam, is an internationally recognized thought leader, adviser, researcher, author, and speaker on learning innovation and leadership development. Dr. van Dam is a partner, Global Chief Learning Officer, and Client Adviser at McKinsey. He is a professor at Nyenrode Business University and a visiting professor at IE University