International Business Seminars

International Business Seminars - Summer Australia Seminar

Summer Australia Seminar

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Dates: July 27 to August 8, 2021
Locations: Experience Sydney and Cairns, Australia in 13 days!


The Summer Australia 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 Australian culture, history, customs, politics, and international business practices. Most importantly, students will observe how these business practices are different from the United States.

Seminar Highlights:

Destinations:

  • Visit Sydney and Cairns, Australia.
  • 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 Sydney Opera House, The Great Barrier Reef, and more.

Business Experience:

  • Learn from business executives at global companies such as Ernst & Young, the Reserve Bank of Australia, 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
TUE
July 27
Depart USAAirplane
WED
July 28
Transpacific flightAirplane
THU
July 29
6:30 AM

12:00 PM

3:00 PM
Arrivals in Sydney

Meet & Greet Your Colleagues Event

Short Orientation & Sydney City Tour
Sydney
FRI
July 30
9:30 AM

2:00 PM

Program Orientation

US Commercial Service - Economic Briefing & Services to U.S. Companies
Sydney
SAT
July 31
10:00 AM

12:30 PM
Sydney Opera House Tour

Captain Cook Lunch Cruise on Sydney Harbor

Sydney
SUN
Aug. 1
Free Day to Enjoy SydneySydney
MON
Aug. 2
9:00 AM

1:00 PM
EY - Consulting, Acquisitions & Taxation

Reserve Bank of Australia - Australian Economic Overview
Sydney
TUE
Aug. 3
9:30 AM

12:40 PM

1:30 PM
Depart Sydney to Cairns

Arrive in Cairns

Short City Tour
Cairns
WED
Aug. 4
10:00 AM

2:00 PM
Advance Cairns Economic Development - Economic Overview of Cairns

Cairns Regional Council / Pacific Hotel Cairns - Hospitality, International Marketing & Tourism
Cairns
THU
Aug. 5
10:00 AM

1:00 PM
James Cook University Lecture or Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures – Commercial Leather Farming
Cairns
FRI
Aug. 6
8:30 AMGreat Barrier Reef ExcursionCairns
SAT
Aug. 7


7:00 PM
Free day to Enjoy Cairns with Suggested Activities

Wrap Up Session & Farewell Dinner
SUN
Aug. 8
Return to USA or Begin Independent Travel
Airplane

*Itinerary subject to change 

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