visit from Prof.Gary Knight

I had the pleasure to welcome, Mr.Gary Knight, Professor of Global Management and the Helen Jackson Chair in International Management at Willamette University in Salem and Portland, Oregon, USA to my Marketing Across Border class. Students had the opportunity to hear from this veteran in International Marketing about how to seek the opportunity in International Market.  Moreover, students will learn how to use the data to estimate the potential International Market. Thank you, Professor Gary Knight! 

Visit From Dr. Michaela Weber and Mr. John Diamond at the Seminar

Students heard from Mr. John Diamond, the Senior Communications Officer of the World Bank, and Dr. Michaela Weber, the Private Sector Specialist of the Bank. Mr. Diamond covered the mission and approaches of the World Bank, while Dr. Weber explained how to enhance small firm growth. Both provided an in-depth analysis of improving long term economic conditions in the world. What a great pleasure to have them visit!

All photos in Fall 2018 seminar credit by Bayley Wivell

Prime Minister Geir Haarde: A high level visit from Iceland

It was a great honor to have  Prime Minister of Iceland Geir  Haarde come to my seminar on Trade Insiders. PM Haarde was confronted with managing the deep recession in Iceland  of 2008. His presentation addressed the special links of macro and micro forces which had to be managed in order to restore trust in government and the economy. A true insight of national impact in a multilateral world!

Visit From Mr. Jozsef Szamosfalvi at the Seminar

Seminar participants had the opportunity to hear from Mr. Jozsef Szamosfalvi, a professional specialized in emerging market structured finance underwriting and risk mitigation. The focus was on infrastructure, financial and energy sector projects.  Mr. Jozsef Szamosfalvi is managing director of Interlink Capital Strategies. He highlighted the role of the private sector in trade finance, and directly addressed employment opportunities. Georgetown graduates have left a strong track record.  A new option to become a true insider!