THE OIKOS WINTER SCHOOL 2012
For the 9th time the Winter School will enable international students to act sustainably and embrace social entrepreneurship. In a weeklong series of workshops, lectures, networking and insights on social enterprises, the participants will be provided with skills that empower to think in global and holistic contexts and accomplish their projects as to make a positive impact on their social environments. Lectures about future mega trends, future technological possibilities and institutional evolution provide problem solving perspectives and shape visions of change. Individual success stories and global visions inspire the participants to think ahead and act on behalf of sustainability. Workshops on innovative design thinking, strategic planning including social media marketing, networking and decision-making-processes empower and enable the participants to set up their projects.
OIKOS WINTER SCHOOL
The oikos Winter School is an annual platform for international students committed to fighting the social, economic and ecologic challenges around the globe. As a catalyst of innovative solutions the last seven Winter Schools have inspired 150 students from more than 20 nations and strengthened their belief in a 100% sustainable future.
oikos is an international student organization engaged in sustainable economics and management since 1987. It is a leading reference point to integrate the tenets of sustainability into teaching and research at the world's leading faculties of management and economics. To commonly move forward towards a global sustainable society, oikos has emphasized the promotion of sustainability change agents for more than 20 years. Its mission is to strengthen action competence for sustainable development among tomorrow's decision makers.
oikos Winter School 2012 completed succesfully!
"I came with a rough idea of SharingIsCaring, I left with a concrete business plan, a partner from india helping me to program the website and a lot of new friends and connections in countries all...
Jakob Assmann about Global Responsibility on Tuesday, 6th of November
Jakob Assmann, CEO and founder of polarstern, Germany's most sustainable energy supplier in debate about Global Responsibility. This debate is a public event of the oikos Winter School 2012.