HHL Spirit Festival Celebrating HHL’s 30-year Anniversary



HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Jahnallee 59, 04109 Leipzig | 10.00 am - 05.00 pm (CEST)


October 08, 2022


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Welcome to the 30th Anniversary of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management was re-established 30 years ago, in the fall of 1992. This made it possible to continue the long tradition of business school education in Leipzig.

On the occasion of this great anniversary, we want to celebrate important milestones of history and look ahead towards future challenges together with our HHL community – students, alumni, staff and companions.

An extensive program* awaits you:

10.00 am – Ceremony- HHL 30-year Anniversary*

  • Opening by the Dean of HHL Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner
  • Greeting by Kristian Kirpal | President of the Leipzig Chamber of Industry and Commerce and Chairman of the Shareholders’ Meeting of HHL
  • Festive speech by Minister-President of the Free State of Saxony Michael Kretschmer
  • Awarding of an honorary senator to Dr. Tessen von Heydebreck (laudation by Dr. Harald Langenfeld, Stadt- und Kreissparkasse Leipzig)
  • Closing speech by Lord Mayor of Leipzig Burkhard Jung
  • Farewell greetings by Dean of HHL Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner

*in German

11.30 am – Champagne Reception

01.00 pm – HHL Academic Festival*

  • HHL exhibitions and interaction opportunities
  • Workshops
  • Networking
  • Panel Discussions
  • Book launch: Leading in the Crisis: Challenges to the Leipzig Leadership Model

*in English and German

05.00 pm – Wrap-up

07.00 pm – Alumni Gala Dinner | HHLAA

Location: DaCapo Oldtimermuseum

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From re-founding to the top 20 in the world

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HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

HHL is a university-level institution and ranks amongst the leading international business schools. The goal of the oldest business school in German-speaking Europe is to educate entrepreneurial, responsible and effective business leaders. HHL stands out for its excellent teaching, its clear research focus, its effective knowledge transfer into practice as well as its outstanding student services. Study programs include a Master in Management program, two Master in Management specializations in Finance or Entrepreneurship as well as an MBA program. All programs can be completed full-time or part-time. HHL also runs a Doctoral Program. The HHL Executive Education offers state-of-the-art management seminars for executive talents. Besides its main campus in Leipzig, the university maintains study locations in Cologne and Munich. HHL is accredited by AACSB International and ACQUIN. hhl.de