4th German-American Business Summit


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Keynote Speaker: Ruth Gratzke, Senior Vice President and Head of Product and Systems Sales at Siemens Smart Infrastructure in Atlanta 

Partnering Institutions

The Citadel     Trident


The College of Charleston’s German Program, School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs, Career Center, and School of Business, in partnership with The Citadel and Trident Technical College, are proud to present the 4th College of Charleston German-American Business Summit. Held at the Gaillard Conference Center in Charleston, South Carolina, the summit brings together German companies in the Southeastern US that are seeking to establish stronger ties to undergraduate education in the region. The event consists of a job and internship expo, keynote presentations and panel discussions from business leaders on pressing issues in German-American industry, and a networking reception.

 
The event targets German companies in  South Carolina and the Southeastern US that are seeking to establish stronger ties to undergraduate education in the region, and focuses on workforce needs and innovation in German-American industry in the state and the region.
 


Check out this short video about the German-American Business Summit

Fox Charleston Interview with School of Business Dean Dr. Alan Shao about the summit


Date & Venue

Date: February 5, 2020 

Location: Charleston Gaillard Center

Address: 95 Calhoun St. 

Agenda

Ballroom I

11:30pm-1:30pm: Job and Internship Expo 

Ballroom II

1:30pm-5:30pm: Conference

Ballroom III

6:00pm-7:30pm: Reception for Industry, Community Guests, and Faculty/Staff 


Sponsorship Opportunities

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Gold Sponsors

BMW Spartanburg
BMW
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Maroon Sponsors

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IFA

hubner

Mau

COFC Career Center

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