The Technical University of Kenya will on Wednesday, 22nd November, 2023 host the X-Culture Global Collaboration Award Ceremony at the Main Hall. The event will celebrate the outstanding achievement of the 60 business students who successfully completed the X-Culture collaboration course involving theoretical training and two months of practical experience. During the ceremony, the students will be presented with certificates in recognition of their exemplary contribution to the success of the X-Culture Global Collaboration. The TU-K students working alongside 6100 students from 144 universities in over 45 countries drawn from 6 continents, developed high quality business strategies for multinational companies.
The highlight of the event will be an inspiring international guest speaker Lilac Nachum, who is a Professor in Global International Business at City University New York and Fullbright Scholar to Africa. Professor Nachum’s areas of interest are globalisation and strategic management in global world. Her work often explores issues related to foreign direct investment, internationalisation strategies, and the role of multinational enterprises in the global economy. She will address the theme ‘Cross-Border Collaborations’.
Dr. Joan Lilian Ogendo is the organizer/facilitator of the event at TU-K. She is also Senior Lecturer and Thematic Team Leader at the School of Business. In addition, she holds the position of the Chapters’ Liaison Officer of Women in the Academy of International Business (WAIB) and a Member of International Business (AIB) Global.