International Programs

International Grand Prix

You are invited to the fifth annual Alberta School of Business International Grand Prix Cultural Mixer Event hosted jointly by the International Programs Office and the Business Students' Association (BSA)!

When:
Thursday, November 21, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Where:
BUS 5-40 A&B, Stollery Executive Development Centre
School of Business Building

Join us for a fun, interactive evening focused on everything international! This event will promote internationalization at the School in a relaxed, fun environment as you learn about the different countries, cultures and perspectives represented by students who are studying at the Alberta School of Business from all over the world (that's YOU!). Whether you are a local Canadian student, an international degree student or a visiting exchange student, come out and enjoy some fun & games, free food, good company and a chance to win giveaways and prizes.

Speakers

The School's Associate Dean International, Dr. Edy Wong, will give a short talk on the importance of internationalization and intercultural understanding in today's global market and what it means for you both now and when you graduate.

Glen D. Vanstone, Vice-President of Enterprise from the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) will also speak about “Business Opportunities and Life in Edmonton” during the event.

You'll have the chance to meet and mingle with both of these guests and speak about issues of personal interest as they join us for the evening's activities.

Take the International Trivia Challenge!

The evening will be capped off by a trivia contest on various topics of international interest. Participants will compete in mixed teams of international and domestic students. This year prizes will include Cineplex movie passes, UofA swag, coffee gift cards, CANDY and more! 
There is a limit of 50 participants for the Trivia Challenge, which will begin at approximately 6:45pm.

 

RSVP HERE

 

Please RSVP no later than November 18, 2019 to confirm attendance. Inquires can be directed to business.international@ualberta.ca.