The University of Minnesota was home to a Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) from 2010-2014. As one of 33 centers across the United States whose shared mission was to increase economic competitiveness and capacity for international understanding throughout the country, the Minnesota CIBER served as a regional resource for businesses, educators, researchers, and students. Its initiatives focused on environmental sustainability, emerging markets, and less commonly-taught languages.
Between 2010 and 2014 CIBER’s work impacted over:
- 450 students
- 2200 business people
- 320 businesses
- 40 educational institutions