We offer you a unique chance to deepen your knowledge and skills through a 11-day course with businesspeople and trainers from all around the world. This year we focus on how companies strive to continue their business in a way that impacts both our society and the environment in a positive manner.
Besides getting smarter you can discover Hungary’s culture and our beautiful capital Budapest, known as one of Europe’s finest cultural melting pots. We are also planning a field trip so you could get to know better one of the mentioned companies. Can't wait to see you there!
Meet people with the same interests from all over the world! It’s the best place to make life-long international friendships while also learning a lot. There will be a lot of time for you to get to know each other, since we are planning several fun leisure programmes!
This year’s Summer Academy’s primary focus will be sustainable business. We offer participants the opportunity to deepen their knowledge through lectures, workshops and a fieldtrip. Our lecturers will share with you how companies strive to continue their business in a way that impacts both our society and the environment in a positive manner, focusing on corporate social responsibility, environmental protection and green development. Are you interested in this topic? Then do not hesitate to apply!
Summer Academy is an once-in- a-lifetime opportunity not only to make new friends, but also to make connections that will come in handy in the future, as good relations are crucial when building your career. Our conference is a perfect occasion to meet like-minded individuals who may help you in your professional life. Summer Academy 2019 is certainly the best choice for students who want to meet interesting people from all over the world while enjoying exciting lectures.
While having fun and exploring the amazing city Budapest, throughout Summer Academy participants will also get the opportunity to develop their presentation and problem solving skills by dealing with case studies and listening to trainings on the topic. This way by the time you leave Hungary you will be able to prepare professional presentations and will also possess the necessary knowledge and skills one should have to perform competently in the business world.
A group of young students dreamt about creating a professional summer program for students interested in the important issues of our world. They couldn't imagine the effect of this idea then.
Their hard work resulted in a unforgettable memory for the participants, and the organizers as well. Everyone could learn from the lessons about sustainable development, whilst being amongst people, whom we now call friends.
With the partnership with Citibank, MCC-Citibank Summer Academy could grow both as a matter of size, and quality.
We were also delighted to call Prof. David Venter, former advisor of Nelson Mandela, our patron.
This year's Summer Academy, in cooperation with FAO, focused on food economics, with lecturers like Vladimir Rakhmanin, Assistant Director-General at FAO. We discovered the country, gained insight into the interesting topic of food-economics, and made hopefully long-lasting friendships.
With the cooperation of Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency, HIPA we organised our fourth Summer Academy with the main topic of industrial strategies. Participants learnt about innovative solutions in corporate governance, automotive industry and cultural management and left with hundreds of long-lasting, joyful memories and valuable experiences.
During the fifth Summer Academy, our participants gained insight to International Business and Cross-Cultural Management through the lectures of professors Vladimir Putik and Mr Stephen Perkins. They also had a chance to enjoy the spa of Kehida, the winery of Szigliget, the fireworks on the 20th of August and the lively life of Budapest.
Together with OTP Bank, we organised Summer Academy for the sixth time last year. Participants learnt what are the key aspects of starting a business from amazing lecturers Norman Gray, Carlton Highsmith and Yannick Dillen. Participants also had a chance to enjoy leisure programmes like a boat cruise on the Danube, a fun day at Aquaworld Budapest, or learning hungarian folk dance.
During the seventh Summer Academy the participants had the chance to broaden their knowledge about how modern companies adapt to the constantly changing business environment, mainly focusing on digital transformation with the help of fascinating lectures presented by Prof. Norman Gray and Prof. Robert Winter. Besides the professional programmes some leisure activities like explore the city, a river cruise and a relaxing day in Aquaworld made the participants' experiences unforgettable.
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