LUC Switzerland: Welcome Event 2012

02 May 2012 in Alumni by Silvan Tschopp

LUC Switzerland: Welcome Event 2012

May 2nd: Schlieren, Zurich

In order to honour our "new members" we invited all LCC CH Alumni on the 2nd of May for the UNITECH Alumni bowling evening at Bowling West in Schlieren. Having been inspired by the Big Lebowski movie, we thought bowling being the optimal socialising event.

Productive Spring Meetings in Zürich

20 Mar 2012 in The Network by

Productive Spring Meetings in Zürich

Our Spring Meetings took place last week in Zürich, a combination of stakeholders in a series of meetings – Academic Partners and Local Office Coordinators, Corporate and Academic Partners, and the inaugural meeting of the newly-formed Board.

2012 UAA Symposium

13 Mar 2012 in Alumni by Roman Stiehl

2012 UAA Symposium

February 24-26, 2012: Vienna, Austria

Once you have experienced in a UAA Symposium, you want to come back! That is at least what 100% of the participants answered in a survey about the UAA Symposium 2012 in Vienna.

But what was so great about the UAA Symposium 2012?

Assessment Centres produce next year’s student group

09 Mar 2012 in The Network by

Assessment Centres produce next year’s student group

We have just completed our Assessment Centres at our Academic Partner universities (ETH Zürich, RWTH Aachen, Politecnico di Milano, Chalmers Gothenburg, UPC Barcelona, Trinity College Dublin, Loughborough UK, TU Delft). The standard of the candidates was generally high, making it a tough assignment for our Corporate Partner Assessors who, as usual, did a superb job in creating the space for candidates to show off their potential.

Council Meeting January 2012, Stuttgart

23 Jan 2012 in Alumni by Roman Stiehl

Council Meeting January 2012, Stuttgart

January 21-22, 2012: Stuttgart, Germany

At the end of January, the council met again for a weekend to discuss strategic topics as well as operational aspects of our work. These meetings are very important for us, as it is the only time we have to sit and work together. In between meetings we have to rely on virtual collaboration, which we will try to improve by implementing a project management tool in the next months.

Successful Mid Term Week at Loughborough University in the UK

17 Jan 2012 in The Network by

Successful Mid Term Week at Loughborough University in the UK

The Mid Term Week was a great session focusing on the theme “Leveraging Informal Communication generated plenty of discussion, interchange and innovation.

The current student group worked on Assignment Cases brought by Evonik, Schott, Vorwerk, Hilti, Siemens and ZF Friedrichshafen – Corporate Partners who asked the student groups to generate new ideas for a variety of strategic challenges that could be dealt with through Informal Communication channels and approaches.

LUC Italy: Christmas Dinner

11 Dec 2011 in Alumni by Claudio Frandino

LUC Italy: Christmas Dinner

December 2nd, 2011: Milan, Italy

On a mild Friday evening in a Milan already dressed for Christmas time, LUC Italy organized the traditional Christmas dinner. We took the opportunity to gather together after the presentation of the UNITECH Program to new potential applicants for the next year.

LUC Germany: Innovation at SCHOTT – A tradition more than 125 years old

16 Nov 2011 in Alumni by Jona Hampe

LUC Germany: Innovation at SCHOTT – A tradition more than 125 years old

November 7, 2011: Aachen, Germany

UNITECH is supported by international technology companies, but how do these companies generate technology? Where does the innovation come from that leads to an ongoing successful business development in the high tech environment?

The LUC Aachen had the very fortunate opportunity to find out during the event “Innovation at SCHOTT – A tradition more than 125 years old”. Our special guest of the evening Dr. Reiner Mauch, head of Coorporate Business Development at SCHOTT AG, presented SCHOTT and its innovation management system.

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