Austria, Villach

Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship

when 30 June 2016 - 10 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 350

The International Summer University Carinthia brings highly motivated and talented students from around the world in the areas of entrepreneurship, architecture and tourism together to develop, create, and innovate ideas and new solutions. Moreover, they create networks in an international and multidisciplinary environment.

Course leader

After a general introduction about iSUC, students will have a profound theoretical introduction by well-known lecturers from Austrian and US American top universities on their specific topic.

Target group

Students and young professionals from the fields of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

Course aim

Students work together with companies on real business cases to develop innovative, sustainable solutions. The topics of the cases range from market entry strategy, innovative product placement or finding alternative applications for an existing product or technology. This working method provides a win–win situation for both, participants and companies. Students get an idea how companies deal with new business ideas on an everyday base and have the chance to transfer their theoretical knowledge into a practical approach. The results of the teams’ projects provide useful input for the partner company and are often turned into practice.
Each team is assisted by one workshop coach during the whole program. They work closely together with the students and what is more function as agent between the company and the team. International experts, available during specific feedback sessions, provide extra support and guidance.

Fee info

EUR 350: € 350 – iSUC university program includes 10 days in a 4 star accommodation and full board (breakfast/lunch/dinner)

Scholarships

Scholarships available for deserving and qualified applicants.