Selection of translated press releases
The excursion for talented students of IMA and IMUK of the faculty IM included Dubai and Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. With 4 days in Dubai and one day in Abu Dhabi, the group got insights into local business life, intercultural topics and work on research elements of a mobility study conducted at HNU.
17 students of the University of Neu-Ulm (HNU) worked on their business ideas with young entrepreneurs from Kenya. The guests from Neu-Ulm were able to put their business and consulting skills acquired during their studies into practice.
How can companies exploit the potential of digitalisation? Twelve students from the HNU and the partner university GUtech from Oman dealt with this in a compact week.
Students of Business Administration got to know Japan in the summer semester. The excursion focused on learning something about Japanese national culture and getting to know the working culture in Japanese companies. In addition to business appointments with Mitsubishi Fuso and Bosch, the 18 students visited Kamakura and Tokyo as well as the partner university Kanagawa in Yokohama.
Leah Vriesman, Director of Executive Education Programs in Health Policy & Management, and Jack Needleman, Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, visited the Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences (HNU) in mid-July to discuss further opportunities for building on the existing cooperation. After visiting ratiopharm in Ulm, Leah Vriesman and Jack Needleman paid a visit to the logistics laboratory (LogLab) and the Innovation Space at the HNU. Both institutions have been expanded in the course of the InnoSÜD joint project at the HNU. Leah Vriesman will appear as a keynote speaker at the second International Conference on Economics, Management and Technology. The conference will take place from 19th to 21st November 2019 with the involvement of InnoSÜD at the HNU.
Dr. Heiko Gewald, Professor at Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences (HNU) has been awarded the title of Honorary Professor at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. Together with Prof. Andrew Gregoriou from the Australian Institute of Health Innovation, he is investigating how digital resources can be used in an ageing society.
The Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences (HNU) is working together with other Bavarian higher education institutes in a pilot project to develop the supply of energy in rural areas in Namibia. The objective is to improve the situation there in a sustainable fashion, using renewable energies. The project PROCEED, from the Bavarian Research Institute for Africa Studies (BRIAS), will receive funds of 1.23 million Euros from the Bavarian Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) over the next three years.
Prof. Dr. Uta M. Feser, President of the Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences (HNU), and Prof. Dr. Elmar Steurer, Dean of the Department of Business and Economics, visited the partner university Srinakharinwirot University in Bangkok and the University of the Philippines Diliman. During the visit, Prof. Dr. Feser signed a partnership agreement with the University of the Philippines. Exchange programmes for both students and teaching staff are planned by the two higher education institutes.
22 students of HNU and Israeli partner university College of Management Academic Studies (COLMAN) work on this specific design challenge at Liebherr Household Appliances in Ochsenhausen.
Ten professors from Asia, Australia, Europe, South Africa, and the USA were visitors at the HNU. During the special week “International Guests@HNU“ they have the opportunity to network with academics from the HNU and to exchange ideas and experience on the topics of digitalization and internationalization.