U-M graduate students of the University of Michigan have the unique chance to qualify for an all expenses covered participation in the global conference, 47th St. Gallen Symposium, Switzerland
The upcoming symposium will be held under the topic “The dilemma of disruption” from 3–5 May 2017 at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. The St. Gallen Symposium is the world’s premier opportunity for intergenerational debates in the realms of management, politics and civil society – completely organised by students. The Symposium is proud to have welcomed renowned participants such as Kofi Annan, seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, President of the Republic of Singapore, Aubrey De Grey, author and biomedical gerontologist, Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Jack Ma, Chief Execute Officer Alibaba Group or Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
Having the voices of the University of Michigan students represented at the international conference next May would be a great enrichment for the discussions at the symposium and also a unique chance for students. In addition, students can win a prize money of CHF 20,000.– and present their ideas on stage in front of some of the most influential personalities in the world.