Presentation on theme: "All about BEST by Seger DECOMBEL Treasurer of the XX Board of BEST BEST PARTNERS ROUND TABLE October 2007 Paris, France."— Presentation transcript:
All about BEST by Seger DECOMBEL Treasurer of the XX Board of BEST BEST PARTNERS ROUND TABLE October 2007 Paris, France
» Agenda What is BEST? What services do we offer? How do we work? Current partners Questions
» What is BEST? What is BEST? Our services Our work Achievements Hot issues
BEST > is a voluntary, apolitical, non-profit, non-representative international association of European students of technology. » What is BEST?
Since 1989 2600 active members 76 universities 29 countries Reaching 900 000 students all over Europe » What is BEST?
» The BEST triangle Students Universitie s Companies
» What services do we offer? What is BEST? Our services Our work Achievements Hot issues
» Our services Complementary education Educational involvement Career Support
» Complementary education Technical courses and Engineering Competitions all around the year, organised in close contact with universities Intense cooperation with companies Continuous experience since 1991 High quality label and credits given by universities
» Educational Involvement Events on Education: Events gathering students, companies and universities to discuss educational topics in Europe Participation of students in European Thematic Networks (TREE, SPUTNIC, VM- BASE) Outcomes of the discussions presented in conferences all around Europe
» Career Support BEST Career Centre Multinational companies announcing jobs, internships and special projects Online database of CVs from technical students and young graduates Company presentations and workshops at our working events Career Events Career Activities organised by Local BEST Groups
» How do we work? What is BEST? Our services Our work Achievements Hot issues
» Communication Virtual Communication Website Intranet: Private Area Emails (!) Online Meetings
» Communication Live meetings General Meetings Management Meetings Regional Meetings Workshops Training Events