International Business Seminars

 International Business Seminars - Summer China Seminar

Summer China Seminar

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Dates: June 2 to June 13, 2019
Locations: Experience Beijing and Shanghai, China in 12 days!


The Summer China Seminar is packed with incredible opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students looking to expand their international business education outside of the traditional classroom. While traveling abroad, students will learn about Chinese culture, history, customs, politics, and international business practices. Most importantly, students will observe how these business practices differentiate from the United States.

Seminar Highlights:

  • Destinations:
    • Visit Beijing and Shanghai, China.
    • Experience cultural activities, free time to explore, and a variety of outdoor excursions.
    • Participate in city tours to see the most well-known attractions, including the Forbidden City, The Great Wall, and more.
  • Business Experience:
    • Learn from business executives at global companies such as the US Embassy Beijing, Lenovo, and more.
    • View international business practices in a variety of industries, including: finance, marketing, economics, and more.
    • Experience an opportunity to network with global executives, like-minded students, and university professors.
  • Accommodations:
    • Stay in 4-star hotels with front-lobby security.
    • Enjoy predeparture advising as well as faculty support to ensure you are prepared before and throughout the seminar.
    • IBS organizes all your travel details to allow you to focus on learning from business leaders, building relationships, and enjoying your free time.

Itinerary:

DateTimeScheduleLodging
SUN
June 2
Depart USAAirplane
MON
June 3
Arrive Beijing, transfer to hotel

Short orientation
Beijing
TUE
June 4
9:30 AM

7:30 PM
Classic Beijing half day tour of the Forbidden City & Tiananmen Square

Welcome mixer and orientation at the hotel
Beijing
WED
June 5
10:00 AM

2:00 PM
US Embassy Beijing – Increasing US Global Exports to China, Maintaining Trade Relations

Ernst & Young – Consulting, Taxation & Recruiting
Beijing
THUR
June 6
10:00 AMSupChinaBeijing
FRI
June 7
8:30 AM

7:00 PM
Excursion to the Great Wall (lunch included)

Peking duck dinner
Beijing
SAT
June 8
12:30 PM

2:00 PM

6:50 PM
Transfer to Beijing South Railway Station

High-speed train to Shanghai

Arrive at Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Transfer to the hotel
Shanghai
SUN
June 9
10:00 AM

2:00 PM
Old Shanghai tour

Optional – Huangpu River Cruise
Shanghai
MON
June 10
10:00 AM

7:00 PM
Free day to enjoy Shanghai

Shanghai acrobat show (optional)
Shanghai
TUE
June 11
10:00 AM

2:00 PM
Asia Pacific Properties – Real Estate and Relocation

Sigmatex - Materials Innovation
Shanghai
WED
June 12
9:30 AM

11:30 AM
Grant Thornton – Consulting, Accounting, Assurance, Taxation Services

American Education Center – Chinese Students to US (lunch Included)

Wrap-up and debriefing session
Shanghai
THUR
June 13
Return to USAAirplane

*Itinerary subject to change 

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