of Silesian University in Opava, School of Business Administration in Karviná, Czechia
8-12 April 2019
During this week SBA hosted the second edition of the International Week event aimed to gather the teachers and staff from partner universities all around the world involved in any aspects of international relations and exchange programs. The main goal was to develop collaboration networks and to share best practices with and among our partners. An exclusive part of this year’s edition was a special stream organized under the Erasmus+ “Entrepreneurship and Communication in Multicultural Teams – ECMT” project and its teacher workshop. A total of 45 international participants from 11 different countries (Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Germany, Belgium, France, Finland, China, the UK and the Netherlands) took part in this event together with 25 participants from Czechia. International teachers delivered 8 intensive 2-day lectures taught in English on different business related topics. Almost 60 students from SU SBA attended the lectures under the course “International Business Case Studies”. A vital part of the event was the cultural program which included trips to Marlenka factory in Frýdek-Místek, Polish Cieszyn, Chateau Fryštát with the nearby church, the leaning Church of St Peter of Alcantara, planetarium in Ostrava and the Business Gate.