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SMC Insights. Strategy workshop for students and doctoral candidates

June 14-15, 2018, Barcelona, Spain

Where will your expertise take you? Join a selected group of highly talented, ambitious students and take a look behind the scenes of SMC and Siemens.

About the event

Set your sails to success – with Siemens Management Consulting!

You are an outstanding university student or doctoral candidate? You want to experience the world of strategy consulting first-hand? Then join us for an exclusive two-day event with some of our brightest minds and experience what life as a consultant at SMC is like. Connect with our consultants, work on the real-life case study “Digitalization in the mobility market” and enjoy the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona.

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Our invitation extends to excellent university students (who have completed at least four semesters) and doctoral candidates in all fields of study. To be eligible to apply, you should have six months experience abroad and be able to demonstrate some practical experience in consulting or industry. Your communication skills should be highly developed in English and German. We’re looking forward to receiving your application.

 

Discover the world of strategy consulting – an exciting program is waiting for you:

 

 

Thursday, June 14, 2018

 

After your arrival in the vibrant metropolis Barcelona we will visit a Siemens facility, where traction motors for the latest ICE trains are being built. During our guided tour experts in the field will give you unique insights into the technology and manufacturing processes and you'll have time for questions and in-depth discussions.

 

Afterwards, you'll experience the Catalan coast during a catamaran cruise together with our consultants – fun and action guaranteed! On board and at the following exclusive evening event you will have the opportunity to get to know our colleagues in an informal atmosphere, to learn about their personal experiences, and to get insights into consulting life at SMC.

 

 

Friday, June 15, 2018

 

On the morning of the second day, our case study is waiting for you. Now it's your chance to assume the role of a consultant. Working in teams, you will look into the impact of digitalization on the mobility market. You'll interview experts and develop a solution step-by-step. Answer questions like: How can digitalization create new business segments in the mobility market? What market potential exists? How should Siemens position itself? Finally, you and your team will present your results.

 

Barcelona, June 14-15, 2018

Contact: Benedikt Wille

Our team on site

We look forward to meeting you

Get to know the team that will welcome you at our strategy workshop SMC Insights for university students and doctoral candidates in all fields of study in Barcelona.

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Jessica Hartmann

Consultant

University:

ESCP Europe

 

Field of study:

M.Sc. & Grande Ecole Dual Degree in Management

 

“I'm very much looking forward to getting to know you and discussing what digitalization means for the mobility market!”

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Dominik Knoblich

Consultant

University:

TU Munich


Field of study:
M.Sc. in Business Information Systems

 

"I've been part of a few of our Insights Workshops already – and each was very exciting and a lot of fun. I can't wait for this one!"

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Niklas Garrn

Consultant

University:

TU Munich

 

Field of study:

Industrial Engineering

 

“During our Insights events I especially enjoy the team activities where you have lots of opportunities to get to know each other on a personal level.”

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Benedikt Wille

Recruiting Manager

University:
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich


Field of study:

International Politics

 

"To spend a fun and enriching time with great analytical minds is what I'm looking for in sunny Barcelona – in the words of Antoni Gaudí: Tomorrow we will do beautiful things."

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Patricia Ott

Recruiting Manager

University:

Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

 

Field of study:

Communication Science & Business Studies

 

“I'm looking forward to matching the best talent with their employer of choice: SMC.”

 

FAQs

Any questions? Here you'll find answers.


Below you'll find all the information you need for the event. Did we spark your interest? Please apply by May 6, 2018.

The workshop is for excellent university students (at least four semesters completed) or doctoral candidates of all disciplines. You should already have initial practical experience in strategy consulting or industry and at least six months of experience abroad. Your communication skills are highly developed in English and German.

 

Please send us your detailed CV, a short cover letter and all relevant documents such as educational qualifications (including A-levels) and work testimonials. Your CV should include average grades or final grades when applicable.

 

You can send us your application in German or English.

 

The application deadline is May 6, 2018.

 

You'll hear back from us by mid-May 2018.

We will cover travel and accommodation costs for all participants.

 

The dress code is business casual.