Memorandum of Understanding between Permanent Secretariat of ICOBIGE and HDBW (Hochschule der Bayerischen Wirtschaft)
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed between Dr. Jalal Rasoulof as a General Secretary of Permanent Secretariat of Icobige and Mrs. Anna Engel-Koehler as a CEO of HDBW for execution of the cooperation between two parties on planning, organizing, marketing and jointly implementing short-term courses at home and abroad, on October 25th, 2015.
HDBW (Hochschule der Bayerischen Wirtschaft) is one of the latest and most innovative additions to the German university scene and founded by BBW. BBW (Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft) is one of Germany´s largest provider of continuous and professional education with more than € 400 million Gross Domestic Product on 2013 and more than 6,500 employees (plus another 2,000 temporary labour employees). Being such a strong player in the field of continuous and professional education, HDBW was founded to create a top-of-the-line addition to the existing portfolio of products and services. The programs are being offered at the university´s headquarter in Munich and in study centers in Traunstein and Bamberg, two predominantly SME-focused economic centers in the north and the south of the state of Bavaria. HDBW prepare its students for a successful career in the international corporate world by not just making them „book-smart”, but by giving them up-to-date skills.
HDBW´s professors, all not just scholars but also seasoned with a strong industry-background, are sharing both their conceptual knowledge as well as their practical experiences with students. Furthermore there are active in research and consulting efforts geared towards the business world to ensure a strong connex with theory and practice, the backbone of the university´s philosophy.
Mrs. Engel-Koehler is the CEO of BBW, the owner of HDBW. She has been with BBW for more than 25 years and has been a member of BBW´s management board since 2002.
Prof. Guenther Goth, the Head of the management board of BBW and some official members of this university were also attending at this meeting.