Forum cinfo 2016

A Journey in International Cooperation



Input: Current offerings of training institutions

Are you well prepared to tackle a job in development or humanitarian aid or do you feel like you need just a little more training?
Attend the Forum cinfo on 28 October and do not miss the input at 10.30 a.m., where these training institutions will present their current training offerings:
The Graduate Institute Geneva, Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action-CERAH, BFH | HESB – Hochschule für Agrar-, Forst- und Lebensmittelwissenschaften HAFL | Haute école des sciences agronomiques, forestières et alimentaires HAFL, ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, ICFG and NADEL

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Keynote speech: Global Digital Economy Trends

Cristina Riesen is an entrepreneur, startup mentor and lecturer. Former General Manager for Evernote in Europe, Middle East and Africa, she is an EMScom graduate and a certified Hasso Plattner d.School design thinking professional with more than 10 years of experience in international business development and entrepreneurship.

In her keynote speech «Global Digital Economy Trends» at the Forum cinfo 2016, Cristina Riesen invites us to take a closer look at the key trends shaping the future of international cooperation. We will zoom in on emerging markets and observe how mobile digital technology and entrepreneurship are redefining the world of international development and humanitarian work.

Read Cristina’s article to learn more about the topic and don’t miss her input at the Forum cinfo!

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Programme: Entry points in international cooperation

Attend our ‘Reflexionstag’ on 25 August

Have you ever considered working in the area of development cooperation or humanitarian aid, maybe at the ICRC, a UN organization or an NGO? There are many ways and opportunities to start or re-orient your career in this direction. Would you like to know more about

  • The job market of international cooperation
  • Different potential employers
  • How your career path might look like
  • Entry opportunities in IC?

Manyroadsleadto_drawingWe strongly encourage you to attend our ‘Reflexionstag’ on 25 August 2016 in Bienne where, beside receiving a range of information you will have the chance to personally discuss your profile with one of our counsellors.

More information and registration to the Reflexionstag here.

 Input presentation at the Forum cinfo 2016 on 28 October
‘Many roads lead to Timbuktu’

Moreover, you shouldn’t miss the input presentation of our counsellor Beat Geiser on entry opportunities in international cooperation on behalf of the Forum cinfo 2016.

Where: Stade de Suisse, Berne

When: 9:30 a.m.

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Forum cinfo 2016

A Journey in International Cooperation