Course(s) Offered: Business
Course Level: Dialogue
Provider: Organisationsforum Wirtschaftskongress (OFW)
Country to Study in: Germany
The World Business Dialogue is the world's largest international student-run business convention.
Each year, the leaders of today and the leaders of tomorrow come together in Cologne, Germany and join a cross-generational and cross-cultural discussion. This creates a multicultural Dialogue across generations and hosts exciting discussions between high-potential international students, experienced executives and the world’s top-class speakers.
Apply to Attend the 2014 World Business Dialogue Program in Germany (Scholarships Available) between March 12-13 2014. Be part of the largest international student-run business convention in the world and apply to join as a Delegate.
Every student who is currently enrolled at a university or who has graduated in 2013 may apply to become a Delegate.
Citizens of ANY country may apply
University of Cologne, Germany
The organization of the convention is by Organisationsforum Wirtschaftskongress (OFW).
Fields of study
All you need is motivation, ambition and an open mind. The more experiences you have made already, the better you can actively participate in discussions.
Profit from your knowledge in the field of disruptive innovations, big data and artificial intelligence, deepen your understanding and widen your horizon during the World Business Dialogue 2014.
As a Delegate you join the World Business Dialogue in March 2014 in Cologne, Germany. Take the chance to share your ideas and visions with today’s business leaders.
Discuss the convention topic in Panels, Workshops and different interactive formats.
Meet students from all over the world, experience the clash of cultures and worldviews and make the Dialogue a unique and unforgettable experience!
Method of Application
A successful application requires you to:
- Fill out a questionnaire about yourself and how much you know about this year´s convention topic
- Upload your CV and a document certifying your enrollment (i.e. student ID, grade sheet, etc.)
- Upload a document verifying any work experience or voluntary work (i.e. letter of recommendation, acceptance letter, etc.)
The first application round will start on October 17th and run until November 14th. The second application round will start November 15th and run until December 15th.
To include all time zones, application will close December 15th, 2013 – 23:59 Central European Time (CET).
The First Application Round: November 14th.
The Second Application Round: December 15th.
The World Business Dialogue is the world’s largest international student-run business convention.
Each year, the leaders of today and the leaders of tomorrow come together in Cologne, Germany to discuss current innovations and trends regarding their impact on existing business models and their chances to generate new business models.
Therefore, the conference brings together excellent students with renown executives, founders, politicians and scientists and offers them an ideal platform for a cross-generational and cross-cultural dialogue.
Since 1987, the World Business Dialogue has been taking place at the University of Cologne. Initially, it was a national convention named Deutscher Wirtschaftskongress and was held in a two-year cycle.
Over the years it has opened its doors for international students and speakers and can now call itself the largest international student-run business convention worldwide.
The organization of the convention is realized by the members of the Organisationsforum Wirtschaftskongress (OFW). Forty students are responsible for the project’s success. Support and guidance is given by the organizations’ Board of Trustees as well as an Advisory Board consisting of OFW Alumni. For the accomplishment of the Dialogue the OFW is supported by a number of significant sponsors as well.
For More Information:
Application Deadline: 14 November / 15 December 2013
Open to International Applicants: Yes
More Scholarship Information and Application
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