International Week: 27/02/2023 - 03/03/2023

Did you know that 2/3 of the legislation of a country is European law? That’s why every company, organisation or NGO needs to be present in Brussels, the heart of Europe, in order to have their say in the matter.

Discover the importance of lobbying and learn how to lobby through:

  • Visits of the European Institutions
  • Conferences by lobbyists

And put what you learned into practice through a case study!

What to expect?

Learn about the European institutions & lobbying
  • Obtain a better understanding of lobbying & lobbying techniques
  • Become more aware of the importance of EU networks & human networking
  • Put your new knowledge into practice by developing a regional case study
Develop soft skills
  • Problem-solving
  • Team Work
  • Cross-cultural skills
  • Cooperation
  • Creativity
  • Going out of your comfort zone
  • Sense of community
  • International mindset
Work in an international environment
  • Work in international teams with students from different institutions over the world
  • Develop a better intercultural understanding
  • Practice your English
Have fun
  • European quarter visit
  • Teambuilding activites
  • Discover Brussels
  • Fun activities
  • etc.

 

Practical information

Program (provisional)

MONDAY
Presentation of Belgium & Brussels
Lobbying strategies

TUESDAY
Personal visit of the European quarter
Work session
Networking guide

WEDNESDAY
Work session
Visit of European Parliamant

THURSDAY
Work session
Visit of Parlementarium
Activities on intercultural awareness

FRIDAY
Quiz
Final presentation
Awards
Final lunch!

Target

The week is intended for at least second year students in Marketing, Management or International Business.

Price

270€ (meals (breakfast, lunch and 1 supper), accommodation, visits and material are included) (accommodation at Youth Hostel Jacques Brel)

Dates

From Monday 27th of February until Friday 3rd of March 2023

Registration

Registrations are held on a first come, first served basis. A total of 5 students maximum from the same institution will be accepted.

Click here to register