To better understand the implications of words and phrases in public policy debates, the Liechtenstein Academy Foundation in co-operation with Unitelma Sapienza organized a conference entitled «Semantic traps. Politics with loaded terms» on 15 June 2017 in Rome.
How to advise family businesses and prepare them competently for future challenges? These questions were attended by participants of the Family (Business) Governance Seminar for Service Providers at the beautiful Schloss Freudenfels.
For the 9th time, 60 family members from all over the world came together to participate in the Global Family Séjour. The venue for the Global Family Séjour, held on 13 and 14 October 2016, was the IESE Campus in Munich.
Eleven experienced service providers (fiduciaries, asset managers, family office representatives etc.) met on 4/5 April 2016 at Freudenfels Castle to grapple with the challenging subject of «Family (business) governance» in a professional and cordial atmosphere. Why does a family firm need a governance structure? Why is an integrated governance approach, which encompasses the areas of… More »
For the second time, the Liechtenstein Academy organised the «exclusive tutorial for (young) supervisory board members and directors», under the leadership of H.S.H. Prince Heinrich von und zu Liechtenstein together with Professor Dr. Klaus Schweinsberg from the Centre for Strategy and Higher Management. The twelve participants were young members of supervisory boards of renowned family… More »
The Magazine «Discover Germany» published a three-sided article about Schloss Freudenfels in June of this year. Enjoy reading the news. Here to the article.
We live in an extremely challenging era, in which the gap between the generations is becoming ever larger, especially because of the rapid changes in technology, lifestyle, culture etc. These changes affect us all, but they have a particularly strong impact on wealthy families who, especially as entrepreneurs and business owners, face extensive challenges due… More »
The focus has been – and is – on learning rather than training. The Liechtenstein Academy Foundation celebrates its 20 year anniveresary this year. With a proper celebration for this event, the Liechtenstein Academy demonstrated how a knowledge of philosophy can prove beneficial in everyday life. More than a thousand LGT employees have rowed, been given… More »
Finding purpose and unity in a fragmented world Introduction Seven successful business families and four experts on family wealth management joined the round table meeting to discuss issues related to the questions of family purpose and unity. Issues on the table were (1) what is good ownership, (2) how to prepare and engage the next… More »
Now we are part of the scientific community! With the award of a diploma from H.S.H. Prince Philipp von und zu Liechtenstein, the «Human Sciences University Course» finally came to a festive end for seven graduates. For 15 intensive, interesting, but also challenging months these former participants of the LGT Academy deepened and broadened their… More »