4th International Entrepreneurship Summer School 2017, Xanthi

Current DUTh Students €100.00 Applications period has ended.
Non DUTh Students €120.00 Applications period has ended.

Last chance to register!

Registration is open until 02 May 2017!

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The Unit of Innovation and Entrepreneurship of the Employment and Career Office (DASTA) of Democritus University of Thrace, in cooperation with the Business School of Nottingham Trent University, UK, organise the 2017, 4th International Entrepreneurship Summer School.

The 4th International Entrepreneurship Summer School provides you the opportunity to develop your international business skills and experience the challenge of scaling up a start to an international level.

The scope of the 4th International Entrepreneurship Summer School is to develop skills and insight on how to take a startup at an international level doing market research, assessing the conditions of international markets and using tools and techniques to design strategies on how to go global.

During the Summer School selected start ups, will assign a real internationalisation project challenge to teams. Approximately 90 students from the Nottingham Trent University, UK, and 30 students from other countries including Greece are expected to participate to this year Summer School. Mentors will be matched to each team to help them think possible internationalisation strategies, evaluate market conditions and decide upon which strategy to choose.

Why attend this programme?

• During this International Entrepreneurship Summer School you will have the opportunity to meet with other international students and explore the international business environment working with peers from across the globe in teams while experiencing international business in a practical format.
• Your team will be assigned an experienced a mentor who will help you test the feasibility of your internationalisation strategy through active international market research in the proposed market.
• The combination of practical and academic classes from guest lecturers and successful entrepreneurs will enhance your entrepreneurship skillset and your ability to recognise and pursue business opportunities.
• You will learn what it takes to be an international entrepreneur or/ and an intrapreneur.

Topics covered will include:

Team Building
Listening and Communicating at an international context
Defining position - assessing international market conditions
Entry model selection
Channels to market - international marketing strategy design
Monitoring performance - the lean start up way
Control International expansion - prioritising resources

Dates & Place

Start Date: 02 May 2017 (Time: 10.00 am)
End Date: Friday 12 May 2017
Place: DUTH University Campus, Department of Civil Engineering, DUTH University Campus, Kimmeria, Xanthi

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Current DUTH Students: 100 Euros
External Participants: 120 Euros

Please use the following Βank Αccount information for paying your fees:

Piraeus Bank
Name of Account Holder: EIDIKOS LOGARISMOS, DUTH
ΙΒΑΝ: GR7101723520005352045052151
Bank Account: 5352-045052-151



(a receipt of the bank transfer must be sent to pdimitri@civil.duth.gr)

Certificates of Attendance will be provided

The 4th International Entrepreneurship Summer School 2017 is supported by:




Tuesday, May 2, 2017 10:00 AM
Friday, May 12, 2017


Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Civil Engineering
University Campus, Kimmeria, Xanthi
67131 Xanthi

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