Successful Organization of the Final Capacity Building Event (StudentHub) of the SPIDE project

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As part of the SPIDE project activities, from 24-28 October, a final Capacity Building Event (StudentHub) was organized at the premises of the Faculty of Administration (University of Ljubljana). In addition to the students representing the Integrated Business Institute (project coordinator), students from the Faculty of Administration (Ljubljana), the University College of Economics and Culture and Kehl University of Applied Sciences also took part in this event.

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The aim of the event was to enhance the entrepreneurial skills and knowledge of the students, and to offer them an insight into innovative learning methods. In addition the event served as a means of networking and sharing best educational practices among the institutions. The event consisted of the following activities: presentation of project achievements and results, lectures from professionals given on various management and entrepreneurship topics, visit to the Ljubljana University Incubator, solving of existing business scenarios and preparation of new scenarios by the students participating in the event.

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One of the major activities of this event was the competition for preparing the best business case scenarios. The students formed teams and each team has prepared practical business case scenarios that were fully functional and executable on the BSS (Business Simulation Software). Then they took part in presenting each scenario to a committee of judges. The students representing the Integrated Business Institute excelled, winning the first prize at the competition, preparing a scenario that will be used as part of the learning process in all the other Faculties.