World of Business

The World of Business is the grand opening congress of the EFR Business Week. During the day, you will get insights from various prominent speakers who will shed a light on topical issues. By sharing their own personal stories, they will show you how they have dealt with setbacks and risks during their lives and how they have used this experience to achieve success.

The speakers of the 2017 edition all have different backgrounds, and therefore will be able to approach our central theme ‘Play to Win’ from various points of view. The World of Business will host world-renowned speakers that occupy management position, but also an adventurer, a royalty, a lawyer and several other inspiring people. Besides the different speaker sessions, you will have the chance to taste unique products during the break at the Innovation Food Market. The day will end with a networking drink giving you the opportunity to get in touch with the speakers, alumni and other students.

Date: Wednesday 22nd of March
Location: Erasmus University Rotterdam
Time: 13:30 – 19:00
Selection: Open to all students
Language: English
Dress code: Business casual
Subscription deadline: 17th of March

Speakers of 2017