International weeks offer you a unique opportunity to combine knowledge, networking, experiential learning and practical experience. Discover the five main advantages of participating in one International Week and unlock a world of possibilities.
1 - Global Networking and Connections
Connect with like-minded individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures. By participating in this kind of experiences, you will have the chance to engage with fellow students, alumni, and professionals from around the world. Build lasting relationships, expand your professional network, and gain invaluable insights from individuals who bring different perspectives and experiences to the table.
2 - Cultural Immersion and Global Awareness
Experience the richness and diversity of a foreign culture firsthand. International Weeks provide a unique blend of educational activities and cultural experiences, allowing you to explore the local traditions, history, and customs of the host city. Immerse yourself in the local community, broaden your global awareness, and develop a deeper understanding of different business environments.
3 - Company Visits and Industry Insights
Get an insider's view of international companies and industries. During International Weeks, you will have the opportunity to visit renowned local companies, startups, and organizations. Gain firsthand knowledge of their operations, strategies, and innovative practices. Learn from industry leaders, understand the global business landscape, and acquire valuable insights that can enhance your professional development.
4 - Experiential Learning and Skill Enhancement
Learn through immersive experiences and hands-on activities. International Weeks combine classroom sessions with interactive workshops, group projects, and real-world simulations. Apply your knowledge to practical business scenarios, solve complex challenges, and sharpen your critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Acquire a unique skill set that will set you apart in today's global marketplace.
5 - Personal Growth and Cultural Agility
Develop cultural agility and adaptability in a global context. Engaging with different cultures, languages, and ways of doing business will broaden your mindset and foster personal growth. By stepping out of your comfort zone and embracing new experiences, you will enhance your cross-cultural communication skills, resilience, and ability to thrive in diverse environments. Gain the confidence to navigate the complexities of a globalized world.
Don't miss the opportunity to embark on an unforgettable educational journey with Porto Business School's International Weeks. Expand your horizons, forge lifelong connections, and gain a competitive edge in the global business landscape.
Pedro Vieira, Director of the Open Executive Programmes in the area of Internationalization
Curious about our upcoming International Weeks?
International Week Berlin - Transformation Management and Change - September 20 until September 24
International Week Hong Kong & Macau - Exploring Business in China - November 19 until November 25
Learn more and reserve your spot: email@example.com