Hochschule Reutlingen

ESB International Staff Days 2024

Meet. Share. Discuss. Innovate.

Join our ESB International Staff Days - ‘Skills for the Future’! You’ll have the opportunity to engage with international colleagues, corporate partners and the ESB community, to share experiences, exchange and challenge ideas and drive innovation in international higher education.

Our four-day programme will encompass an interesting mix of expert workshops, presentations and focus groups along with a company visit. You will also discover the city of Reutlingen on foot, experience the vibrant ESB culture during our international campus day and, last but not least, get a taste of the local Swabian culture and cuisine.

When: 15 – 18 April 2024

Where: ESB Business School, Reutlingen, Germany

Who: Colleagues from all functional areas at partner universities - lecturers, academic programme directors and coordinators, International Office, Student Services and Career Services staff, Quality Management, PR and Communications, etc.





Programme Highlights

15 April

Welcome to Reutlingen

Find out more about the ESB Business School, the Reutlingen University campus and the historical city of Reutlingen. Learn more about our location in the economically strong federal state of Baden-Württemberg and get a taste of Swabian culture.

16 April and 17 April

Interactive Workshop: Skills for the Future

In a series of expert contributions and interactive sessions, you are invited to discuss this engaging topic with speakers from business and academia. The workshop is suitable for a broad audience of international colleagues. A detailed workshop programme will be published shortly. 

18 April

Networking Day

A range of focus groups will give you the chance to engage with colleagues from ESB and partner universities on current trends and fields of work (e.g. COILs, student and staff mobility, student services, international student recruitment, career and alumni services, etc.)

An excursion to the Hohenzollern Castle and a farewell dinner will bring the ESB International Staff Days to a close.


This workshop is free of charge for partner universities of ESB Business School. Accommodation and travel expenses are to be paid by the participants. Please check if your home university can provide you with Erasmus+ funding.

Practical Information:

We recommend that you arrive in Reutlingen on Sunday 14 April and depart on Friday 19 April.

Closest airport:      Stuttgart Airport (There is a direct bus connection from the airport to Reutlingen city centre)
Closest train station:Reutlingen main station (Reutlingen HBF)
Accommodation: We have a room contingent in two Reutlingen hotels. Details will be provided upon receipt of your registration for the event.

Should you require any further information, do not hesitate to contact joanne.corlett@reutlingen-university.de.