Find the detailed conference programme to download as pdf HERE.

Cross-Cultural Business Conference 2017

18th May

08:00 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:30 Official Opening Session & Opening Keynote
10:30 - 12:00 Session 1
12:00 - 13:30 Networking Lunch & Poster Presentations
13:30 - 15:00 Session 2
15:00 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30 Session 3
17:30 - 18:00 Drive to the Conference Dinner
18:00 - 21:00 Conference Dinner

19th May

08:00 - 09:00 Networking Coffee
09:00 - 09:30 Opening Keynote
09:30 - 11:00 Session 4
11:00 - 12:00 Closing Ceremony & Best Paper Award
12:00 - 13:00 Closing Keynote

Social Programme

Date Event Details
Monday, 15th of May Opening Meeting An opening meeting for all guest lecturers at the International Teaching Days will be held.
Monday, 15th of May Opening Meeting BMW Company Visit.
Tuesday, 16th of May Opening Meeting Steyr Tour & International Week Dinner - In the evening a guided tour through the historical center of Steyr will be provided.
Wednesday, 17th of May Daytrip Daytrip in Upper Austria
Wednesday, 17th of May International Fair In the evening participants are more than welcome to mingle at the International Fair, where students from all over the world will present their countries, cultures and culinary specialties. The International Fair also serves as an unofficial opening of the Cross-Cultural Business Conference.
Thursday, 18th of May Conference Dinner Our official conference dinner will take place
Friday, 19th of May Farewell Farewell snacks and drinks will be provided

Researchers are invited to take a group of interested students with them to participate in the International Teaching Days as well as the Cross-Cultural Business Conference. Please indicate in advance if you intend to do so.

In addition there will also be daily networking lunches during the whole week.

For further information, regarding the International Week, please check the website: or contact Marlies Schmidthaler from the International Office.