There is an open invitation to a 'Brown Bag' seminar, where you bring your own lunch, about ChatGPT in education. Join us at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) for the third Case Community seminar hosted by the CDC, featuring guest speaker Dr Francesco Balocco. Francesco will share insights on how he co-created a case manual using ChatGPT for a four-week undergraduate course and how it was implemented in the classroom. Don't miss this opportunity to hear his presentation and discuss tips for leveraging ChatGPT in creating case-based learning materials. 

Francesco Balocco is an assistant professor of Information Systems at the KIN Center for Digital Innovation, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. He holds a PhD in Management Science from RSM. Francesco’s research interests include information asymmetries in online auction settings, digital advertising and the information economics of AI. Currently, he’s working on developing teaching support systems by using generative AI. 


This Brown Bag seminar programme includes discussions about the following:

  • Showcase of how ChatGPT was used to co-create a case manual for a 4-week
    undergraduate course in Business Information Systems
  • How this case has been integrated in the curriculum and in student discussion 
  • Exploring future advancements in leveraging ChatGPT for educational resources
  • The implementation of ChatGPT in case-based teaching
  • Sharing key takeaways, tips and lessons learned about how to use ChatGPT to your advantage

Time and Location

Seminar: 24 April 2024, 12:00-13:00

Location: Mandeville building, T3-21, 3062 PA Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Attend for free! To sign up, send an email to with your name and affiliation. 


For further questions, please email

This seminar is hosted by the RSM Case Community for the sharing of experiences and exploring ideas for case writing and teaching.

All you need to bring to this seminar is yourself and your lunch. See you on 24 April!


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