Über unser Projekt
connectUS is a prestigious project organized by students for students at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW). After an interesting preparatory seminar with a wide variety of guest speakers, who give in- depth insights about life and business in the United States, connectUS will finally expand its horizons by travelling to the United States – the country of limitless opportunities.
Worum geht es in diesem Projekt?
The primary goal of connectUS is to broaden future graduates’ business and intercultural understanding by linking theory with real world experience. After an interesting preparatory Seminar in the FHNW campus in Olten with a wide variety of guest speakers, who give in- depth insights about life and business in the United States, connectUS will finally expand its horizons by travelling to the United States – the country of limitless opportunities. The main focus of the project is to provide a profound overview of the key components of success when doing business outside Switzerland.
For more details visit: http://connectus.ch
Was sind die Ziele und wer die Zielgruppe?
The target group are the final year students from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland across all faculties.
Warum sollte man dieses Projekt unterstützen?
Supporting connecUS means supporting the next generation of Swiss' economy, giving the future graduates the opportunity to gain international business and cross-cultural experience in the United States.
The according donation to connectUS is a strong commitment to the practical-oriented education in Switzerland and encourages ambitious students to develop their skills learned in praxis.
Was passiert mit dem Geld bei erfolgreicher Finanzierung?
The provided financial resources will be used to cover the travel expenses to the United States and enables the students the on-site seminar in the United States.
Das Studierendenseminar connectUS (ehemals Networking New York) besteht aus zwei Teilen, dem Vorbereitungsseminar und dem zweiwöchigen Seminar in New York und Umgebung. Das Projekt wird von Studierenden des letzten Semesters des Bachelorstudiengangs Business Administration organisiert.
The Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce plays a vital and active role in assisting Swiss companies in the United States and U.S. companies in Switzerland to expand their business. The Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit organization.