ECONtribute Networking Event with Frank Appel (Former CEO of Deutsche Post AG)

The Cluster of Excellence ECONtribute invites early career researchers of the Cluster as well as PhD Students of the BGSE and CGS  to an “ECONtribute Networking Event” with Frank Appel on September 19, 2023.


Frank Appel, former CEO of Deutsche Post AG, will share his experiences and insights on how to become successful in a company, how to make a career and what (leadership) skills are required. He will also show what opportunities exist outside academia and how academic theory can be turned into professional practice.


The goal of this event is to strengthen collaborations between research and business and to help build valuable networks with executives and companies outside the academic environment. The networking event with Frank Appel offers a unique opportunity to ask questions and discussing research beyond the academic setting.


Please note: This event is open for early career researchers of the Cluster as well as for PhD Students of the BGSE and CGS.


Registration: To register, please send an email to Tim Bock by July 31st.


15:00 - 17:00

Young Econtribute Program

Tim Bock

Research Manager