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 International Business Seminars - Winter One Europe Seminar

Winter One Europe Seminar

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Dates: December 26, 2018 to January 10, 2019
Locations: London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Heidelberg, Germany and the Hague, the Netherlands. Visit 4 countries in 16 days!


The Winter One Europe Seminar is perfect for undergraduate and graduate students who are looking to gain international experience while setting themselves apart in the workforce after graduation. Students will learn about the culture, customs, and international business practices in a variety of European cities. Most importantly, students will observe how business practices differentiate between each country visited and the United States.

Seminar Highlights:

Destinations:

  • Visit 4 countries in 16 days.
  • Experience New Year’s Eve in London, cultural activities, free time to explore, and a variety of European cities.
  • Participate in city tours to see the most well-known attractions, including the Eiffel Tower, Heidelberg Castle, and more.

Business Experience:

  • Learn from business executives at global companies such as the Hard Rock Café, Deutsche Bank, and more.
  • View international business practices in a variety of industries, including: finance, business, marketing, 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 pre-departure 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
WED
Dec. 26
Depart USA
Airplane
THU
Dec. 27
6:00 PMArrive in London, transfer to hotel

Meet in the lobby for a visit to Leicester Square
London
FRI
Dec. 28
9:00 AM

11:30 AM

2:15 PM
Orientation session

John White – Overview of Brexit

City tour of London
London
SAT
Dec. 29
10:00 AM

2:00 PM
Houses of Parliament

British Museum
London
SUN
Dec. 30
Free day to enjoy London
London
MON
Dec. 31
10:30 AMChelsea Football Club

Evening free/celebrate New Year’s Eve
London
TUE
Jan. 1
10:24 AM

1:47 PM



4:30 PM
Depart London for Paris by Eurostar Train

Arrive in Paris

Transfer to hotel

Informal metro/walking tour of the city
Paris
WED
Jan. 2
8:00 AM

10:30 AM
Speaker: Graham Brown – Living & Working in the European Union

Paris city tour
Paris
THU
Jan. 3
10:30 AMHard Rock Café – Branding & Merchandising presentation w/lunchParis
FRI
Jan. 4
8:00 AM

Enroute

7:00 PM
Paris to Heidelberg by coach

Champagne Lanson

Arrive in Heidelberg
Heidelberg
SAT
Jan. 5
9:30 AMDay trip to Speyer, GermanyHeidelberg
SUN
Jan. 6
9:00 AM

11:00 AM

Aft./Evening
Mid-term discussion at the hotel

Heidelberg Castle visit

Free time to enjoy Heidelberg
Heidelberg
MON
Jan. 7
10:00 AM

12:00 PM
Frankfurt Airport Tour

Depart Heidelberg to the Hague by coach
The Hague
TUE
Jan. 8
8:00 AM

12:00 PM


8:00 PM
World Trade Center at the Hague or Grant Thorton in Amsterdam

Free time to enjoy Amsterdam, perhaps visit the Anne Frank House or one of the world-class museums

Return to the Hague
The Hague
WED
Jan. 9
9:00 AM

12:00 PM

6:00 PM
Free time to enjoy the Hague

Final wrap up and evaluations

Going away dinner
The Hague
THU
Jan. 10
Return to USA or begin independent travel

*Itinerary subject to change

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