Management Consulting Summer School for Yerun students

Management Consulting Summer School for Yerun students

On Sunday June 30th 2019 students from 10 YERUN network universities (Antwerp, Autonoma De Madrid, Bremen, Carlos III, Essex, Konstanz, Maastricht, Nova Lisboa and Southern Denmark) started an intensive week of summer school dedicated to the Management Consulting in the Digital Age.

Consultants from important companies such as SAP, Reply, Deloitte, McKinseyAccenture and NTT Data were involved during this week throughout presentations and discussions with students.

Digital Transformation Processes

The course focused on five business cases in five days dealing with how digital technologies (mainly Social Media, Mobile technologies, Advanced Analytics/AU, Blockchain and IoT/Cloud) are enabling business models innovation as well as business process redesign in the areas of Strategy, Marketing & Sales and Supply Chain.

Every day summer school participants, after an initial class on the topic,  worked in team on the business case and during the afternoon they presented their analysis to a senior consultant.

This was the third  edition of this summer programme which offers participants a great opportunity to deepen their knowledge on digital transformation processes as well as to get exposed to leading consulting/IT companies in terms of simulation of the working environment and recruitment opportunities.

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Yerun is a network of 18 young European research universities dedicated to synergistically cooperate towards increasing the influence on research policies promoted by the EU.

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