Author Topic: Call for Applications, Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2017 in Berlin, Germany  (Read 487 times)

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Deadline:  21 May 2017
Open to: bachelor, master or MBA students or doctoral candidates, ideally in the field of economics, humanities, media management, or business informatics
Venue: 3- 5 July, 2017, Berlin, Germany

Are you creative? Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset? Are you passionate about shaping the future of the media landscape, especially in the digital domain? Then seize the opportunity to apply to participate in our anniversary edition of “Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2017”!

This is the real deal – you’ll meet members of our Executive Board and international top executives. You’ll participate in challenging workshops, working hand in hand with experienced Bertelsmann entrepreneurs on key business ideas that will be increasingly important for the future of media and services industries. A jury composed of members of Bertelsmann’s Executive Board will evaluate your ideas and solutions. Afterward, you’ll become part of the unique “Talent Meets Bertelsmann” community that already includes more than 500 outstanding members.

Bachelor, Master or MBA students or doctoral candidates, ideally in the field of economics, humanities, media management, or business informatics;
Experience in developing creative and innovative business models and a fascination with cutting-edge digital trends;
Demonstrated affinity for media in projects conducted outside of a school or university context;
Above-average academic performance, as well as strong analytical and conceptual abilities and communication skills;
Fluency in written and spoken English.
The conference is fully funded and will cover the costs of each participant’s hotel room for two nights (July 3 to July 5, 2017), as well as travel expenses up to 300 EUR for students coming from European schools and up to 500 EUR for students from non-European schools.

Interested? Then play a part in shaping the media world of tomorrow and apply from March 6 to  May 21, 2017 to participate in our anniversary edition!
The application phase for Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2017  is from March 6 to May 21, 2017. Just send us an application telling us about yourself. Let us know why you want to participate in Talent Meets Bertelsmann. Your resume should clearly indicate that you are fascinated by media, and explain why you are eager to pursue entrepreneurial challenges in a letter detailing your motivation.