Together with H. van der Heijden and W. Mijnhardt, Managing Director Ulrich Hommel is taking a closer look at how innovation in data management will impact the way accreditation and rankings will be administered in the future. The article uses 2030 as the reference year which coincides with the target year for achieving the UN SDGs.
This article, published in MBA International Review (Nr. 82/2022), tries to envision an alternative reality of 2030 for accreditation and rankings where the emerging technological landscape realizes its full impact on the way reputation and quality is being appraised. The authors ask, is it possible to move from accreditation as a periodic event to assessment as a more systematic and continuous process, using the power of technology?