The 9th Annual International Development Fair will be on Friday, September 24th from 1-3pm on Student Street in the Stata Center. As always, dozens of groups will be participating, including student groups, departments, labs, support programs and more.
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Interested in learning how to use your business skills to solve critical global issues? Want to know more about careers in International Development? Come hear from a panel of Sloan students who are pursuing careers in international development. From consultants toinvestors to entrepreneurs to policy advocates, there are many students at Sloan deeply committed to improving the world through market-based solutions. Find out how you too can join this group of Sloanies creating a real impact in the world.
For his Summer 2010 internship, Francesco Baldesseri (MBA 2011) worked at Endeavor. He spent his time in Bogota working with with one of their portfolio companies TES America, an engineering services company with clients in the telecommunication, cartography and telemedicine sectors. This is his report from the field.
The first part of my project involved defining a market strategy to expand the company’s telemedicine service, currently implemented in one Colombian department, where it connects 29 rural towns to the capital’s hospital.
Come learn in detail about all the events, projects and career-guidance SEID will be offering in the coming school year.
SEID has lined up 8 amazing projects this year for student teams to work on. Projects come from all over the world: Liberia, Tanzania, India, Nicaragua to name just a few. Projects cut across many industries such as mobile technology, agriculture, retail goods and energy. Come learn about these projects, meet some of the entrepreneurs, and apply to be part of a team this semester!