Overview:The vision of the European Leadership & Academic Institute (ELAI) is to be the premier European academic institute for the promotion and understanding of responsible and innovative leadership. The increasing complexity of the global environment demands ethically grounded leaders who have enough knowledge and empathy to make the right decisions. Believing that the future of Europe will depend to a great extent on the quality of its leaders and their ability to serve as a positive inspiration for others, ELAI seeks to develop skills and understanding of emerging leaders across Europe. Specifically, the institute offers a large variety of business-oriented, as well as academic programs, consulting and events to provide managers, public officials and academics with the necessary skills and knowledge to develop as outstanding real world leaders.
The support of innovational thinking, creativity and further education is absolutely vital for the European economies to be able to compete on the world markets. An atmosphere favourable to innovations and new ideas has to be continually fostered to improve Europe´s competitiveness. The Institute supports and assists companies, institutions and individuals in realizing their innovational potential and in acquiring the knowledge and skills to succeed in the foreign markets.