on Summer School
by Lee Schlenker
· February 08, 2017 7:35 PM
The BAI Summer School in set in one of Europe's most prized tourist destinations. The Basque Coast offers you breathtaking landscapes, as well as history, culture, and leisure time activities to suit all tastes.
Bayonne is a festive city in southwest France, where the Nive and Adour rivers meet. Narrow medieval streets characterize the old Grand Bayonne district. Here lie the Gothic-style Bayonne Cathedral, with its 13th-century cloister, and Château Vieux castle.
Biarritz, an elegant seaside town on southwestern France’s coast, has been a popular resort since European royalty began visiting in the 1800s. It’s also a major surfing destination, with long sandy beaches and surf schools.
San Sebastián is a world renowned resort town on the Bay of Biscay in Spain’s mountainous Basque Country. It’s known for Playa de la Concha and Playa de Ondarreta, beaches framed by a picturesque bayfront promenade, and world-renowned restaurants.
The Principality of Laàs is situated in south-western France. Laàs was declared, after “savant mathematical calculations” to be the “center of the world”. Mixing humor with place branding, the principality” has its own castle, a written constitution, a commitment to local well-being, and one of the largest art deco collections in Europe.
« I liked the hands-on approach of the BAI session It was interesting to learn the analytical tools actually used in industry. I also enjoyed the social activities which were a great opportunity get a taste of the local culture.”