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07 Sep Jyske Bank is a Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2017

We are thrilled to announce Jyske Bank as Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2017 for the second year in a row! Once again, the best essay writers for Aarhus Symposium Challenge 2017 will be invited to “A Day at Jyske Bank”, where the selected students get the extraordinary opportunity to visit Jyske Bank headquarters in Silkeborg and gain exclusive insights into the company. Stay tuned, as we will provide more information during this month.


See all partners of Aarhus Symposium 2017 here.

02 Apr arla foods is a premium partner of aarhus symposium 2017

We are excited to announce Arla Foods as Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2017! Together with Arla Foods, we kick off Aarhus Symposium 2017 with our Theme Announcement on May 2. Be sure to follow us in the coming week as we reveal the details of the day.

We are honoured to have Arla Foods as partner for the seventh year in a row and thankful for their commitment in connecting leaders of today with leaders of tomorrow.

27 Oct Power Up with Arla – Practical Information

On Friday, October 28, Power Up with Arla will take place. Hereby, some practical information for the day:

Time and place: The event takes place on Friday, October 28, in the S-building at Campus Fuglesangs Allé, Aarhus BSS. The doors open at 14.30 at the main entrance of the S-building, and we suggest that you arrive early in order to avoid queues.
You will have the opportunity to check in your coat free of charge at the wardrobe.
The event finishes after mingling and tapas at 19.00.

All invited participants have received an e-mail. However, you do not have to bring this, as there will be a guest list at the entrance.

Transportation: Non-AU students will receive a refund for standard public transportation to and from Aarhus, so be sure to save your receipts.
Please direct further enquiries about this to:

04 Sep Arla – Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2016

We proudly announce Arla Foods as a Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2016.

As a visionary and competitive company, Arla Foods welcomes a number of talented and ambitious students to join the organisation each year. By offering internships, Master Thesis cooperation, and the prestigious F15 Graduate Programme, Arla Foods is a very attractive organisation for students.

By participating in this year’s Aarhus Symposium Challenge, you will have the opportunity to attend “Power Up with Arla” on Friday, October 28 at Aarhus BSS. Here, Peder Tuborgh, CEO at Arla Foods, will present his take on the theme of Aarhus Symposium 2016 in a one-hour presentation and Q&A session. Furthermore, you get to meet representatives from different divisions at Arla Foods.

We want to thank Arla Foods for once again supporting Aarhus Symposium. We encourage students to seize the opportunity to learn more about one of the world’s leading dairy companies on October 28.

02 Sep DONG Energy – Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2016

It is with great pleasure that we announce DONG Energy as a Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2016.

Energy is a fundamental part of modern society. To stay competitive, DONG Energy strives to rethink the traditional energy production to make a difference to both private persons and the corporate industry.

DONG Energy invites the students who contribute with some of the most extraordinary essays for Aarhus Symposium Challenge 2016 to “A Day at DONG Energy” at their office in Gentofte. As one of the selected few participants, you will gain insights into their corporate strategy by engaging in a real-life business case in collaboration with DONG Energy employees.

We want to thank DONG Energy for contributing to Aarhus Symposium 2016, and we encourage students to participate in Aarhus Symposium Challenge 2016 to have the opportunity to visit one of Northern Europe’s leading energy concerns.

01 Sep Jyske Bank – Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2016

We are happy to announce Jyske Bank as a Premium Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2016.

With almost 100 Danish branches and two branches abroad, Jyske Bank is the second largest financial institution in Denmark. As a parvenu in the Danish banking industry, Jyske Bank found new ways for driving their business, which indeed led to activity and competition in the industry.

As an extraordinary initiative this year, Jyske Bank has arranged a visit at their headquarters in Silkeborg for eight students contributing with some of the most unique essays for this year’s Aarhus Symposium Challenge 2016. At “A Day at Jyske Bank”, you will meet Anders Dam, CEO, and engage in exciting tasks in different departments throughout the day.

We want to thank Jyske Bank for taking an active part in Aarhus Symposium 2016, and we encourage students not to miss out on the opportunity to visit one of the most innovative and competitive banks in Denmark.

26 Oct Meet DONG Energy at Battle of the Economists 2015

Next Monday, November 2, you will have the opportunity to meet one of our partners, DONG Energy, at Battle of the Economists 2015. Two graduates from DONG Energy, Anne Kikkenborg and Allan Damgaard, will be ready to tell you more about your possibility for shaping the future of energy with the leading energy company in Denmark.

Read more about DONG Energy’s graduate programme here.

18 Oct Mercuri Urval – HR Partner of Aarhus Symposium 2015

We are pleased to present Mercuri Urval as HR Partner of Aarhus Symposium for the third year in a row. As one of the world’s leading international recruitment consultancy firms, Mercuri Urval recognises that people is the most important contributing factor to a company’s results.

Mercuri Urval supports Aarhus Symposium in the recruitment of new organisers, ensuring the strongest possible organising committee for the forthcoming symposium. Furthermore, Mercuri Urval hosts a coaching session for the organisers with the aim of building up leadership capabilities.

In the weeks prior to Aarhus Symposium 2015 on November 6, please keep an eye out for Mercuri Urval and Aarhus Symposium on TV2 News. Here, you will find a TV spot about Aarhus Symposium, and our great partners, produced and sponsored by Mercuri Urval.

Watch the TV spot here.

26 Sep Greetings from Maersk Line

Maersk Line is the world’s largest container shipping company, known for reliable, flexible and eco-efficient services. We operate 610 container vessels and provide ocean transportation in all parts of the world. But not only do we power some of the world’s largest ships – we also propel the growth ambitions of businesses and individuals all over our planet.

Every day our 7,000 seafarers and 25,000 land-based employees at 374 offices share their expertise with our customers around the world to optimize their supply chains, maximize their distribution networks and most of all realize their business potential.

We are devoted to creating simple and reliable solutions for our partners, continuously lifting industry standards and enabling global trade in the most sustainable manner possible. What we do is more than shipping. We deliver promises. Promises from customers and businesses all over the world.