International Political and Economic Forum October 26-27, at USD

Presentation Prompt: How will artificial intelligence disrupt labor markets and employment in the U.S. Economy over the next 10 years? Discuss the Pros and Cons

  • Opportunity attend ND vs Navy football game

  • Network with business leaders and SIBC alumni

  • This annual presentation is created by our SIBC benefactor Frank Potenziani

Tesla Project, Fremont, CA,

Work with Tesla’s Business Planning and Global Sales and USD Alum Jordan Jadallah, Global Sales & Delivery Analyst

  • Project created by SIBC Advisor and SBA Associate Dean Dr. Stephen Conroy

Socialway eServices Marketing Project, Cyprus, Summer 2019

  • Work on a digital marketing project for Socialway under Orestis Michael, Managing Partner of Socialway eServices Ltd

  • Visit

  • This connection was created by SIBC member Sophia Panayides. We sent 2 SIBC interns (Caroline Murray and Carolina Lemmen Meyer) to work for Orestis this past summer, with sponsored airfare and lodging.

Italian Ziobaffa Organic Wine Project, Lucca, Italy Summer 2019

Presentation Prompt: Identify and plan a regional distribution and market analysis to bring Ziobaffa wine to more Southern California retailers.

  • Ziobaffa wine is targeted at millennials, visit:

  • The selected presentation (4-6) team will be invited to present in Lucca, Italy at the Castellani Family Estates to the USA Manager Director Luca Forte

  • Project created by SIBC Advisor Brittany Catton Kirk

Olive Oil Competition Project with Sisois Family Olive Grove, London, UK, April 12-14th

  • Presentation Prompts: Present on the tax ramifications of having an international small business. Also, create a digital marketing strategy for Sisois Olive Oil using a $5k-$10K budget, considering ROI on outlined customer acquisition costs

  • Presentation team will be invited to London to help manage and assist the Sisois booth at the London Olive Oil competition, visit

  • Project created by SIBC Advisor Brittany Catton Kirk with USD Alum Michael Sisois ’04. This is the second SIBC project with the Sisois Family Olive Grove


Procat Artificial Intelligence Call Center Project, Munich, Germany

  • Prompt: Marketing and branding Procat International Ltd with Managing Director Philip Moran

  • Procat implement call center technology internationally using artificial intelligence, speech recognition technologies and call center office space, visit

  • Project created by SIBC member Brittany Lang

Urrea Global Branding Project, Guadalajara, Mexico, November

A global branding project for the U.S. Market, working with the Marketing Director Caleb Barragan and Marketing Intelligence Director Laura Krauze

  • Produces and exports bathroom furnishings, visit:

  • Presentation team will be invited to tour their factory, automated distribution center, and showroom

  • Project created by SIBC Advisor Professor Eileen Daspro

Seabound Swim & Fit Project, San Diego, Spring 2019

  • Prompt: Help develop YouTube Channel Marketing Plan and a seasonal marketing launch for the summer swim programs

  • Seabound Swim and Fit is a seasonal business doing swim lessons on location. Owner Josh Macias also has a coaching business, visit

  • Project created by SIBC donor M & T Foundation member James Brennis