The Global Entrepreneurship Summer School (GESS) is a unique virtual program, where top university students develop entrepreneurial solutions that tackle the world´s biggest challenges.
GESS is looking for impact-driven and dedicated students from all around the world! During this virtual program, 50 international students from diverse backgrounds will immerse themselves into ‘Impact Entrepreneurship’ and are challenged to develop sustainable and innovative solutions to societal challenges around this year’s topic “Planetary Health”.
At GESS, you will work in international and interdisciplinary teams on region-specific problems to develop your own idea that presents both a sustainable impact on society and a self-sustaining, profitable business model. Throughout GESS, your team will be partnered with a coach who will provide you with feedback and assistance on any technical questions. A series of interactive input sessions by renowned entrepreneurs will provide you with complementary knowledge. At the end of the course, you and your team will pitch your idea to a wide public audience!
The program will take place from 29.07. – 06.08.2022.
Applications will be accepted until May 10, 2022, via www.globalsummerschool.org.
The program is organized by the Social Entrepreneurship Akademie, in cooperation with the entrepreneurship centers of leading universities in Munich, Shanghai, Querétaro (Mexico) and Cape Town.