Export Management Advanced Training 2020 finished successfully

Leipzig University and SEPT Competence Center launched in November 2020 the Exports Management Advanced Training (EMAT) programme. In this space, SEPT MBA students and alumni exchanged ideas to support German SMEs to bring their products and services into new markets. The EMAT was enriching both for...

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AGEA experts supporting business plan development at ULPGL, Goma (DRC)

Two of our experts on entrepreneurship promotion (Dr. des. Gonzalves Nshimiyimana and Robert Meyer) were yesterday involved in reviewing and commenting of about 20 business ideas that were developed at our AGEA partner university ULPGL in Goma.

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Join our Online-Seminar "Doing Business in Vietnam" on 9 March 2021

Trends in the Vietnamese IT industry & Practical and Cultural Aspects of Sales and Sourcing in Vietnam

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We are proud to announce the relaunch of our SEPT Website

Following an extensive relaunch in February and March the International SEPT Competence Center now features a new look and improved content.

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Saxon Support Program for Founders "InnoStartBonus" is being continued

The support program "InnoStartBonus" is to become a permanent support instrument for founders in the Free State of Saxony. In the transitional period until it becomes permanent, a further call for funding will be implemented. Potential Saxon founders with innovative business ideas can apply via this...

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New Publication on SME Supplier Selection and Development

Most recently, a working paper in the field of SME supplier selection and development has been published by Toan Nguyen (PhD graduate from SEPT) and Prof. Dornberger (Director, International SEPT Competence Center, Leipzig University). The topic is about: "Guidelines for SME Supplier Selection and...

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ACCESS Idea Competition

We are glad to announce that the ACCESS Idea Competition has successfully come to an end with the Award Ceremony on 27th November 2020, from 13:00 – 14:00 CET. The competition aimed to develop and present innovative ideas that deal with the question: How can employability skills be developed and...

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Congratulations to the winners of our 2020 Leipzig Founder's Night

On November 11, 2020, SMILE, Sparkasse Leipzig, and their partners celebrated the Entrepreneurs of the City of Leipzig as well as the districts of Leipzig and Northern Saxony.

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New Publication on opportunities for the development of an edible insect food industry in Latin America

Most recently, one article in the field of industry development has been published by I.M. Bermúdez-Serrano, member of our SEPT Team at Leipzig University. The topic is about: "Challenges and opportunities for the development of an edible insect food industry in Latin America".

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How a German startup can gain a foothold in the Asian market?

Startup Mitteldeutschland - a leading startup online magazine in central Germany published last week an article about International Startup Campus Program and its support-offer for German founding teams and startups on Chinese and Vietnamese market.

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Access to Benefit Sharing of Biodiversity (ABSbio) - Project Launch Uganda 2020

Makerere University, Uganda together with its partner universities Leipzig University, Germany and IRGIB Africa University, Benin invite you to take part in the virtual ABSbio Project Launch on Monday 26 October 2020 from 1:00 pm EAT Time (note: 11:00 am CET).

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AGEA Online Conference: Public Day and Idea Competition Finale now on YouTube

Since 2017 the African German Entrepreneurship Academy (AGEA) project has been jointly implemented by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana, INES Ruhengeri in Rwanda and Leipzig University in Germany.

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