Events

The Global Business Resource Center is an active participant in international business and global trade education. In addition to offering lectures, seminars, professional training and conferences, our faculty members are frequent speakers at area events. The Center has co-sponsored and/or co-hosted events that have provided trade education opportunities to members of the business community, students and faculty each year.

Certified Global Business ProfessionalTM Training (open to CofC students and community members twice a year) - next opportunity scheduled for Friday, January 24th

International Trade Workshop - Export University 101

Continuing Education for professionals at our North Campus 

Academic Year 2019-2020

  • September 11th, 25th & 26th - Study Abroad Fairs (College-wide and School of Business)
  • October 16th & 17th - Guest Speaker - Henrike von Platen - Fair Pay lecture and workshop
  • October 24th - International Internship & Career Match Up
  • November 14th - Global Entrepreneurship Panel
  • Thursday, January 9th - Cafe Abroad (School of Business Atrium) 
  • Friday, January 24th - Certified Global Business Professional Training
  • Wednesday, January 29th - Center for International Education Study Abroad Fair (Cougar Mall)
  • Wednesday, February 5th - German American Business Summit (Gilliard Center)
  • Tuesday, February 11th - Brian Polin lecture - faculty exchange from Israel (5pm in Beatty Auditorium) 
  • Wednesday, February 12th - Cafe Abroad (School of Business Atrium)
  • Thursday, February 27th - Women for Women Summit
  • Tuesday, April 14th - International Business Mentor Match

Academic Year 2018-2019

  • October 30 - Travel & Tourism in Iceland - Dr. Thorir Erlisson, University of Holar, Iceland (Faculty Exchange)
  • November 8 - International Internships and Career Match Up
  • November 11 - Cookies, Coffee, and International Research and Global Entrepreneurship & Freedom - Dr. Siri Terjesen, American University
  • November 17 - Fall Oyster Roast  with Exchange Students (Social Event)
  • February 5 - German-American Business Summit
  • February 6 - Internationalizing Websites - Anastasia Muckherjee, US Department of Commerce
  • February 25 - Americanization of the Israeli Economy - Dr. Avi Kay, Jerusalem College of Technology (Faculty Exchange)
  • February 27 - Israel's Workforce: History and Future - Dr. Avi Kay, Jerusalem College of Technology (Faculty Exchange)
  • March 6 - Trade, Politics, and Foreign Service - Former Ambassador Jim Melville
  • April 4 - International Mentor Match
  • April 9 - I'm wiriting you from Tehran - Delphine Minoui
  • April 18 - End of the Year Celebration (Social Event)
  • June 7 - Paris Student and Alumni Popup 

Academic Year 2017-2018

  • Market Research interns for Metro Export Initiative training program with World Trade Center
  • Global Trade HelpDesk Student Consultants (INTB 313 course - Dr. Desplaces)
  • Mentor with International Trade Professionals. The Global Business Resource Center connects international business students with professional mentors to support professional development and career preparation. 
  • Informational presentations on international trade related careers and topics  
    • Opporutnities at Department of State - Mr. Arnold Chacon (Recruiter) - Wednesday, February 28 @ 3:25 in Beatty 212
    • The business case of sustainable development - Mr. Sergio Fernandez de Cordova (Co-sponsored with Spaulding Speakers Series and Center for Entrepreneurship) - Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 2pm in Beatty 115 (Free admission, but registration needed)
    • Demystifying the recruiter. Aerotek.
  • Professional  Workshops
    • Export University 101 (August 9, 2018)
    • Certified Global Business Professional Training (March 2 & 3, 2018 and October 21 & 22, 2017)