While still in secondary school in his native Germany, a teacher told Nils Hemmerle about an Opening Day event at the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE). “I knew I wanted to study business, but lots of people at the time were looking to do so,” Nils recalls. “I wanted to do something a little different than study at a German university. I was really attracted by Maastricht being a young and dynamic environment and also the international character of the programmes.”
A formerly dilapidated factory in the heart of Valenica, Spain, has now become the Playground Arts Center, a thriving arts academy and community centre for children and adults alike, due to the vision and effort of SBE alumnus Christopher Pena and his wife, Ankie Titulaer (Conservatorium Maastricht).
On Thursday, May 10, a group of UM alumni and SBE students (as part of the SCOPE Dublin trip) gathered
SBE alumnus Ruben van der Aa connects Rabobank to ICC@M
While doing her masters in Global Supply Chain Management and Change at SBE’s Venlo campus, Caroline Larisch didn’t learn much about Air Cargo, but out of curiosity for the industry, she applied for the cargo internship at the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the trade association for the world’s airlines. IATA represents some 280 airlines or 83% of total air traffic, and supports many areas of aviation activity and helps formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues. As IATA’s cargo intern, Larisch has over the last year found her passion in the aviation cargo industry.
New technology that enables customised packaging for products ordered online reduces the amount of extraneous space in boxes shipped to customers. Danny Jonker, who studied MSc Global Supply Chain Management and Change at SBE in Venlo wants to know how this might impact logistical costs for parcel carriers. We talked with him about his research.
Singapore has the famous Raffles Hotel, Sentosa Island, Orchard Road, and Marina Bay Sands. But did you know that there
Maastricht was the place to be on 24 March—the annual SCOPE Alumni Day. It was an event in which former SCOPE members had the opportunity to reconnect with one another and enjoy a few hours indulging in happy memories of their time at SCOPE.
Did you know that our students can study emerging markets and during their study they complete an internship in an
The 23rd edition of Maastricht University’s biggest recruitment event—Maastricht Business Days—took place on 6 and 7 March. The event is a platform to broaden students’ networks through various activities such as workshops, interviews and presentations.