Good Afternoon, 

As a follow up to our announcement of UM CIBER’s upcoming PDIB-Israel, December 15-22, 2012, we are excited to announce that we have secured donations in order to offer competitive travel scholarship for those eligible.   Our supporters have requested the following information from each candidate interested in receiving partial travel support:

1.  Amount of funding support provided by candidate’s institution/university

2.  Amount of funding contributed by candidate

3.  Candidate’s mini-bio (maximum 1 page)

4.  Abstract (maximum 1 page) answering the following- “How will the PDIB-Israel enhance my personal and professional goals, as well as contribute to the growth of my institution?”

Those interested in applying, should send the requested information above to [log in to unmask] by Monday, October 1, 2012.  Award notifications will be sent out on or before October 8, 2012. As our original announcement states (see below), in order to receive a $300.00 discount off the registration fee, the application (enclosed), as well as the $500.00 non-refundable deposit are due by Monday, October 1, 2012.  


Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the UM CIBER office. 


We look forward to your participation in this exciting international opportunity.



Joseph Ganitsky
Director Center International Business Education and Research
University of Miami

On Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 10:41 AM, Joseph Ganitsky <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Dear Colleagues,


The University of Miami CIBER, in collaboration with Tel Aviv University’s Recanati School of Business, is pleased to announce our Professional Development in International Business (PDIB)-Israel Program. 


This program is open to professionals from all fields.  It will focus on Global Entrepreneurship and Technological Innovation in Israel, one of the world’s leaders in these fields.  


Participants will have the opportunity to meet with Israeli and Palestinian business leaders, visit numerous companies in the high-tech, healthcare, and resource management sectors, attend events of the 5th Israel Strategy Conference, as well as explore Israel’s unique cultural and religious sites. 


The program fee is $3,500 per participant and includes 5-star hotel accommodations (based on double occupancy), all meals, ground transportation, cultural visits, and relevant reading materials. Register before October 1,2012 to receive a $300 discount on the program fee


For more information, please visit our website at or feel free to call our office at 305-284-8014 or email [log in to unmask].

If you know of anyone who might be interested, please feel free to forward this email along.  We look forward to your participation.




Joseph Ganitsky
Director, Center International Business Education and Research
University of Miami
5250 University Drive, Jenkins Building 417R
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
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