A Cross-Atlantic Study Abroad program exploring entrepreneurial opportunities in the US and Portugal.
This program is offered jointly by three Business Schools:
& ISCTE Business School
The number of vacancies is very limited.
19-23 June 2017 - ISCTE-IUL
26-30 June 2017 – Católica – Lisbon
3–14 July 2017 – University of Missouri
Week 1 and 2 take place in Portugal at ISCTE Business School and Catolica-Lisbon
Week 3 and 4 Take place in the U.S. at the University of Missouri - Bloch School of Management
Classes during all 4 weeks will count on participation of multicultural group of Portuguese and U.S. students.
ISCTE Business School, Lisbon, Portugal
Ideation and Team Building
Introduction to Entrepreneurial Finance
Negotiation and International Management
Case Study Science4you – Internationalization and Financing of start-up companies
Building Global Innovators
- Labs Lisbon/Audax
- Session with YA generation
- TEC Labs
Fado, Ronaldo and Sardines (the 10 things you should know about Portugal)
Doing Business in Portugal
The Context of the European Crisis (how did the crisis change Europe, the World and where to go from here)
Company Strategies in worst case scenarios (surviving the crisis by looking outside the box)
To trade or not to be: multilateral trade agreements and global political setting
Case competition day (teams must discuss and solve cases on specific problems suggested by Company)
Company in Creative Industries
Company in consulting
Multinational or to EU representation
WEEK 3 & 4
Introduction –Overview of Entrepreneurship in the USA
Are you an entrepreneur?
The Business Model Canvas
Legal Issues in Venture formation.
Conducting Market Analysis
Building Entrepreneurial Teams
Making Effective Presentations
The payment for the whole programme for the selected students is 1380 euro (including lodging and meals in Kansas City).
In addition to the fee each student is responsible for the following expenses:
- Flight and travelling to and in USA and Portugal;
- Other personal expenses.
Acommodation and meals at University of Missouri in housing in the student dorms on campus between 1st and 15th of July already included.
There is a potential scholarship option, which is currently being explored.