Catching Up with CEMSies: Elżbieta Hałasa with ABB

Many CEMS graduates have chosen to work with CEMS Corporate Partners. In this interview series, we investigate how they have been doing. Today, we catch up with Elżbieta Hałasa who did her CEMS MIM programme with Warsaw School of Economic, Poland and Rotterdam School of Management, Netherlands. She is currently participating in the Global Trainee Program at ABB as a Project Controller for the Robotics & Motion Division at ABB Head Quarters in Zurich.

1. Why did you choose to work with ABB?

18 Oct 2017

CEMS Club Presidents Conference: Fall Semester 2017

The CEMS Club Support Team of the Student Board held its second CEMS Club Conference (CCC) for the year 2017 at the University of Cologne (Köln, Germany) on 6th and 7th of October. The CCC is an event that was initiated for the CEMS Club Presidents to share best practices, get insight into CEMS Head Office and Student Board projects, address common topics and network. It is a useful platform to meet and discuss common issues with other presidents while creating new relationships and a more cooperative environment across the CEMS Clubs. 

Twenty-one CEMS Club Presidents from around the world and seven organizing members from the Student Board gathered in Germany for the CEMS Club Conference of the 2017 fall semester.

09 Oct 2017

CEMS Start-up Challenge: Tackling big problems with a small a start-up

5 CEMS alumni from Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) are taking on big problems with their start-up. Their journey started in November 2016 at the first CEMS Startup Challenge that took place during the Career Forum at Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). Initiated by the Student Board, the event brought together some of the best entrepreneurial minds for an opportunity to turn their ideas into innovative solutions.

We caught up with Co-Founder and CEMS alumna Veronika Logvinova to learn more about their project.

 

03 Oct 2017

From humble beginnings to changing livelihoods

Maria Alejandra from Ecuador is your average CEMSie: intelligent, ambitious and driven by the desire to make a meaningful contribution to the world. What she is not, is the average Ecuadorian woman. Born and raised in a community where the vast majority of women are suppressed from perusing their dreams, this is CEMS graduate Alejandra’s story of defying conservative traditions to follow hers.

Early life in Ecuador  

02 Oct 2017

CEMS Alumni of the Year 2017, October Candidate: Jan Hendrik Milark

The CEMS Alumni of the Year is a joint campaign by the CAA in close collaboration with the CEMS Student Board, which gives the CEMS community the opportunity to learn about CEMS alumni on a monthly basis and vote for the favorite candidate as the CEMS Alumni of the Year.

Meet Jan Hendrik Milark, the October candidate for the CEMS Alumni of the Year 2017 election.

02 Oct 2017