Outreach Activities

Explore academic excellence and global impact with our outreach, consultancy, and strategic partnerships.
Join our community-focused initiatives and global network, shaping the future of responsible international education and collaborative research.

Higher and further education

  • Leading, developing, and lecturing in Communication’s CAS at BFH Business School 

  • Developing and lecturing in HR Management at BFH Business School 

  • Developing and lecturing in the Master’s module Global citizenship ZHAW 

  • Lecturing at FHGR – Multimedia Production 

  • Co-teaching on language diversity at Aalto University School of Business, Finland 

  • Conference Activities – Bürgenstock, Valiant. IACCM, IATEFL, AOM 

Consultancy services

  • Providing local firms and the public administration with expertise on potential markets (eg. China). 

  • Offering consultancy services to firms on the impact of techno-regulation (China’s Social Credit System) to their business activities.  

  • Providing expertise as to the global/intercultural fitness of local firms using cross-validated tools such as the Intercultural Development Inventory. 

  • Consulting and providing services in German to local firms for Conflict Communication, Presentations, Rhetoric, Moderation Techniques, Storytelling, Branding, and e-business 


  • Partnerships with universities worldwide in the areas of research and teaching 

  • Teaching exchange partnerships with the Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences (Germany) and Tecnológico de Monterrey (Mexico). Joint-teaching modules and research on exciting new topics such as the impact of macro-shifts (e.g., technology, power transitions, geopolitics) on the management of global firms. 

  • Swiss Global Competence Lab, a transdisciplinary innovation platform in cooperation with Zurich University of Applied Sciences, The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland, and The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland. 

  • Teaching and exchange partners with Kenyatta University, Nairobi. Joint teaching ‘Geopolitics and the Green Economy Transition.’ 

  • UNESCO Chair for Higher Education, Research, and Innovation in Responsible Global Management 

Community engagement

  • Brücke zum Studium (Bridge to Study), a preparatory course to support refugees to enter a University or a University of Applied Sciences, provided by the Touqan Project  

  • Board presidency of the Sonata de Primavera Association which supports the young string ensemble Protean Quartet (Protean Quartet) 

Memberships and global network