Aerospace & Aviation
Teaching language: English
The Aerospace & Aviation Industry is one of the driving forces behind globalisation. It has radically changed our concept of distance, leading to the emergence of new economies and improved the quality of life of millions of people throughout the world. Over the last few decades the sector has undergone profound changes – deregulation on a global scale (challenged today with the rise of protectionism), the predominance of electronic ticketing and online booking platforms, increasingly fierce competition from Middle Eastern airlines & hubs,low-cost airlines & satellite launch services, the rise of Security & Defence challenges, aircraft connectivity, digital transformation and environmental concerns - to name but a few.
Aviation is proof that given, the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible.
– Eddie Rickenbacker
The program will enable you to:
Understand the dynamics and complexity of these global deregulated markets
Acquire invaluable insights into anticipated impact of innovation in the industry value chain and business models evolution
Challenge your assumptions with leading professionals from the industry’s major companies and the industry international institutions
Develop the global vision needed to be a driving force in the world of Aerospace and Innovation
Consists of two 5-day sessions and a 5-month team research project
North American basics and vision of international aviation
International Institutions - ICAO, IATA, ACI, SITA – vision and challenges.
Toulouse and Paris, France
Airbus leading strategies to compete
European experts, vision and main challenges
To master innovative strategic planning
Taking into account participant profiles and the initial suggestions of potential topics to be addressed, the research is conducted on a team basis and the supervision of an HEC Paris mentor, and during the period of May to October.
This program opens access to:
Credits gained on successful completion of this program can be used towards the HEC Paris Executive MBA (EMBA), as the program is also a specialization within the EMBA. The EMBA selection process applies to all candidates.
Total number of
The program is aimed at:
Individuals with significant business experience within the Aerospace or Aviation sectors,
Recognized professional achievements and/or involvement in their company’s strategy.
Find out more about possible funding options, depending on the program you have chosen.
CPF eligible program
Code CPF 16 15 90
Competency set #4 from the RNCP 21 568
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The different locations enable you to experience the world of business from different angles and cultural perspectives. You will also be able to take a step back and develop your skills with hands-on training that you can apply as soon as you return to your company.
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In-House Legal Counsel in Thales Group
The program has been extremely rewarding as I have developed my global vision of the airline industry and have a better understanding of the business models.
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