"Advancing International Business" Module

September 22 – September 28, 2019 at Pfeiffer University, Charlotte, US

We live in the era where fewer than 10 % of the world's public companies account for more than 80% of all profits. According to World Economic Forum (2017) 9 out of 10 largest world‘s corporations are US companies. 7 companies on Fortune 500 list are headquatered in Charlotte, US. Charlotte's population was set to surge by 47% from 2010 to 2030 and concentrates nearly the largest amount of foreign-owned companies in the country.
Following the undisputable fact that since 1990 expanding businesses have invested more than $18 billion and created over 170,000 new workplaces in Charlotte, BMI, in cooperation with Pfeiffer University, US and THM Business School, Germany launches a NEW 1 week programme „Advancing International Business“ in Charlotte, US.
This exclusive module offers you a unique opportunity to gain valuable insights and expierence in the areas of business establishment and development through lectures, business case discussions and company visits including: 
  • Siemens Energy Inc. - currently provides manufacturing capabilities for Steam and Gas Turbines and Generators as well as expert service to maintain and maximize the performance of these products. Worlwide, Siemens employs over 351,000 people with annual revenue of  $89 billion. The Siemens Charlotte hub currently employs over 1,500 people.
  • UTC Aerospace Systems, Monroe - one of the largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defence products. UTC Aerospace Systems employs up to 42,000 people worldwide with approximate annual sales of $14 billion.
  • Groninger USA – known globally for its high-precision filling and closing machines as well as being an undisputed industry leader with annual revenue of 156 million eur.
  • Wells Fargo Bank – community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets, doing business in 8,600 locations with more than 70 million customers. The company has  about 273,000 team members and $22 billion in revenue. 

For any additional information you may need, please contact Jurgita at: jurgita@bmi.lt or +370 5 248 72 54.