Entrepreneurship PracticumSummer Course

Business Start-up in Scandinavia Internship, Summer Course
Corequisite Course(s)
Major Discipline(s)
Business, Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship
Location: Copenhagen
Labs, Research, & Practicums Session

You are placed at a Danish start-up and experience first-hand what issues young companies are struggling with in getting their products and services to market. This practicum focuses both on the specific challenges faced by your assigned start-up, and its competitors in their respective spaces, but also very much on your own personal journey into the entrepreneurial lifestyle. Furthermore you have the opportunity to build a network in Denmark, and to transfer some of your learnings and observations to the venture that you are building in the course.

Related Discipline(s)

This summer course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Leadership Studies, Management


Kristian Bernt Knudsen

DIS Summer Faculty

Masters (Finance/Management, University of Aarhus, Denmark). Financial Advisor at Maersk Broker Financial Services, where he is engaged in the start-up of a maritime private investment fund targeted for institutional and professional investors. Prior to this, he has progressed his career through 15+ years into accomplished executive leadership positions combined with financial and strategic advisor roles while working internationally in highly esteemed public and private equity companies in various industries. With DIS since 2016.