Club Alpbach Senza Confini scholarships & info event

The Club Alpbach Senza Confini (CASC) is a cross-border non-profit organization granting scholarships for the annual European Forum Alpbach. Founded in 2003, it provides motivated and talented young people from Carinthia, Northern Italy and Slovenia with the chance to get in touch with interesting people from all over Europe and beyond.

On March 9th 2020 Club Alpbach Senaz Confini in cooperation with Alpen Adria University Klagenfurt and uni management club Carinthia invited to an event about this year’s Forum Alpbach. With input from Werner Wutscher (Board of Directors Forum Alpbach), Oliver Vitouch (principal AAU) and numerous experts from politics and educational sector the audience had the opportunity to get an insight about the spirit and goals of Forum Alpbach and it’s history. Inspired by this the audience had the opportunity to discuss specific topics in a world cofe format and approach to several problem areas. Silicon Alps proudly hosted the world cafe area “innovation and qualification in Carinthia and tried to gain new ideas about HR initiatives for our cluster. Together with Peter Weidinger, Member of the Austrian Parliament, represenatatives from Senza Confini and applicants for the scholarship programm the cluster discussed the future  Carinthian role of digitalization and attract necessary measures and young experts to the region.

Silicon Alps is going to sponsor a scholarship for this year’s Forum Alpbach. Besides 15 scholarships for students,5 special scholarships for skilled workers and apprentices from Carinthia have the opportunity to participate.

Details and registration instructions please find attached.