Category Archives: Conferences

Executive MBA Students from Germany Arrive to Campus for a Marketing and Sales Conference

The Ahlers Center for International Business welcomed today 35 students and Dr. Richard Hofmaier from our German partner Universities FOM (University of Applied Sciences) and ITM (Institute and Society for BTB Marketing and Consulting Management).

Our German students will be attending a two week long conference on campus focused on Marketing and Sales.  Among the seminars they will be participating in are “Global Demographic Trends & Marketing Opportunities” with Dr. Maria Kniazeva, “Relationship Strategies for International Teams” with Dr. Phil Hunsaker, “B2B Marketing Positioning & Partnership Management” with Prof. Carlton O’Neal, “Innovation Management & Marketing” with Dr. Soma, “MBTI Assessment & Change Management” with Dr. George Reed, “Cross-Cultural Negotiations” with Dr. Dennis Zocco, “Content Sales and Marketing for B2B Strategies” with Mr. Vincent Moiso, and “International Business & Sales Strategy & New Business Creation” with Dr. Jaime Alonso Gómez.

They will also have an opportunity to visit and learn from San Diego’s top corporations Taylor Guitars, and WD-40.

Please join us in welcoming our German students to campus!

 

 

 

 

Microfinance Summit Video Links

Welcome and Opening Session:

https://video.sandiego.edu/Watch/g2EBb67Q

Morning Plenary:

https://video.sandiego.edu/Watch/Gb8c5A6P

Afternoon Plenary:

https://video.sandiego.edu/Watch/d4L6Pbg5

On Tuesday, April 8th, Ahlers Center co-sponsored a summit that brought together leading microfinance practitioners, social entrepreneurs, students and members of the general public looking to explore the expanding horizons of the microfinance industry.  Larry Reed, the Director of the Microfinance Summit Campaign, was be the keynote speaker.  The summit featured speakers from innovative organizations such as Kiva, GiveDirectly, Edify and Puddle.  Panels and presentations throughout the day centered on discussions about new ways to expand the reach and impact of microfinance by bringing vital financing to under-served markets.

Microfinance Summit

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On Tuesday, April 8th, we will be hosting a summit that will bring together leading microfinance practitioners, social entrepreneurs, students and members of the general public looking to explore the expanding horizons of the microfinance industry.  Larry Reed, the Director of the Microfinance Summit Campaign, will be the keynote speaker.  The summit will feature speakers from innovative organizations such as Kiva, GiveDirectly, Edify and Puddle.  Panels and presentations throughout the day will center on discussions about new ways to expand the reach and impact of microfinance by bringing vital financing to under-served markets.  Registration is at: http://Microfinance.kintera.org/2014Summit