Trade Fair Supporting Programme:

Inspiration Corner

HAK Bludenz

Exhibitors and fair visitors as well as all interested parties are invited to visit the inspiration corner, an active exchange of knowledge and ideas.

Conception: Current issues from the world of business and education are presented by experienced experts and discussed intensively in small groups (max. 12 people).

Thematic range: Company foundation, start-up companies, corporate management, quality management system (QMS), communication media, digitization, etc.

Target Group: Exhibitors and trade fair visitors (students from the 8th school level), all interested parties.

Intention: Interactive exchange of know-how within a discussion group. Current economic subjects are presented on the basis of practical examples and experience reports from businesspeople, start-up companies and education experts.

Mystery Shopping

Test purchasing executed by students of the HoGent University of Economics and Communication, Belgium. All evaluated practice enterprises will receive detailed feedback. There will be neither a ranking nor prizes awarded.

Global Enterprise Challenge

GEC 2018The Global Enterprise Challenge (GEC) is a unique business-related case competition for the trainees of Practice Enterprises. Using a real-world case study, participants work in multinational teams to identify the challenges, opportunities and risks in a global business.

The GEC format and content provides the opportunity for trainees to develop critical thinking, communication, presentation and entrepreneurship skills that will be critical as they move forward in their education and careers.

November 21st, 2018 in Dornbirn will mark the sixth anniversary of the Global Enterprise Challenge. The fact that the GEC is growing year-on-year is a prove to the value that participating Practice Enterprise educators, students and business partners put on the competition.

If you like to participate in this competition, please click the GEC website for further information:

Trade Fair Rallye

Interactive guided trade fair tour. Visitors can experience a digital scavenger hunt by using a smartphone app, which will be downloadable via QR code during the fair.

Evening Activities for Exhibitors

Party Evening

All exhibitors are invited to join a party in a discotheque on Wednesday evening. The venue has not been determined yet. More detailed information will be announced here at a later date.


Gala Diner

For those who prefer to spend Wednesday evening a little quieter, the gala diner is the perfect occasion. An event for exhibitors where experiences can be exchanged and contacts can be maintained in a dignified atmosphere and with good food.

The number of participants is limited: „First come, first serve“ applies. If you have questions or want to register, please send a mail to