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A successful kickoff event with the delegation

Last Wednesday, December 21 the delegation of connectUS 2017 finally met each other. Firstly, the project team started the event with a presentation. the team informed the delegation members about the project, their participation and especially…
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Nexus

We are very happy to announce that we published the second Nexus Newsletter today! The FHNW International Student Projects Insight China, Focus India, connectUS, and exploreASEAN have created a corporate newsletter to share the highlights…
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San Francisco - Day 5

Indiegogo This morning the first stop of day five in San Francisco was at the headquarter of Indiegogo, an international crowdfunding website. Indiegogo is one of the first companies that offered crowdfunding that allows people to fund money…
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San Francisco - Day 4

Youtube This morning connectUS 2016 went to YouTubes headquarter. Rodrigo de Oliveira who works for YouTube since two and a half year works in the field of user experience research guided us through his workplace. Rodrigo gave us some insight…
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San Francisco - Day 3

Mozilla - "let's troll the titans" This morning connectUS went to Silicon Valley for the first time and had the opportunity to visit Mozilla. Asa Dotzler, "spokes model" told us the story of Mozilla and expressed its values during a warm welcome…
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San Francisco - Day 2

Academy of Art University Today the connectUS delegation went to the Academy of Art University in the middle of San Francisco. We were warmly welcomed by Amber who guided us through the classrooms and departments.  It was very exciting…
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San Francisco - Day 1

We did it! connectUS just touched down on the US West Coast for the very first time in history! We managed to go to San Francisco! All of us are really looking forward to some awesome days with some big company visits in and around Silicon…
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Boston - Day 1

This morning our day started early with a four hour bus ride to Boston. Pixability In the afternoon we had our first company visit in Boston at Pixability. The company with its offices in NY, San Francisco, Chicago and the only EU office…
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New York - Day 4

The Wallstreet Experience After having one day off, we started the forth day in Wallstreet to understand the roots, history and importance of the former financial district in New York. John our tour-guide showed us the most representative…