International Business Seminars

International Business Seminars - Winter One Europe Seminar

Winter One Europe Seminar

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Dates: December 26, 2020 to January 10, 2021
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 PricewaterhouseCoopers, 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
SAT
Dec. 26
Depart USAAirplane
SUN
Dec. 27


6:00 PM
Arrive in London

Visit to Leicester Square
London
MON
Dec. 28
9:00 AM

11:30 AM

2:15 PM
Orientation Session

John White – Overview of Brexit and the Current Situation

City Tour of London
London
TUE
Dec. 29
10:30 AM

2:30 PM
Chelsea Football Club – Stadium Tour & Overview of Business Aspects, Finance, Trends and Special Projects

Lloyd's of London Insurance Market
London
WED
Dec. 30
10:30 AMHard Rock Café London
THU
Dec. 31
Free Day to Enjoy London

London
FRI
Jan. 1
10:24 AM

1:47 PM

4:00 PM
Depart London for Paris

Arrive in Paris

Informal Metro Orientation/City Tour of Paris
Paris
SAT
Jan. 2
9:00 AM

8:00 PM
Graham Brown Academic Presentation

Optional Cruise on the Seine River
Paris
SUN
Jan. 3
9:30 AM
Independent Observation DayParis
MON
Jan. 4
9:00 AM

9:00 PM
Paris Chamber of Commerce – Marketing of French Luxury Goods

Arrive in Heidelberg
Heidelberg
TUE
Jan. 5
9:00 AM

1:30 PM
Frankfurt Airport Program – Tour of Operations

European Central Bank OR Mercedes-Benz Factory Tour
Heidelberg
WED
Jan. 6
9:00 AMDay trip to Speyer, Germany or Frankfurt AreaHeidelberg
THU
Jan. 7
9:00 AM

7:00 PM
SAP

Arrive in The Hague
The Hague
FRI
Jan. 8
9:00 AM

2:00 PM
Grant Thornton (in Amsterdam) – Accounting, Finance, & Advisory Services

Return to The Hague
The Hague
SAT
Jan. 9
8:45 AM

4:30 PM

6:00 PM
Depart Amsterdam by Coach

Return to the Hague

Going Away Dinner & Final Wrap-up Session
The Hague
SUN
Jan. 10
Return to USA or Begin Independent Travel

*Itinerary subject to change

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