The goal of the Summer Academy is to equip practitioners with the relevant knowledge and instruments to conduct organisational development, promote self-discovery and deepen interaction between the public and private sectors in Local Economic Development. The content combines analytical instruments and frameworks with process facilitation, programme design and organisational development. 

The programme includes evening activities that are chosen for their relevance to the thematic content of the programme, and participants are expected to participate.

The evening programme also fosters networking and exchange of experience between the diverse participants.

Sunday evening: Welcome dinner at Hotel Grenzfall at 19:00
Monday evening: Sightseeing tour and dinner
Tuesday evening: Visit an innovative organisation/location
Wednesday evening: Free evening
Thursday evening: Closing dinner