International Business Seminars

International Business Seminars - Summer Europe Seminar

Summer Europe Seminar

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Dates: May 21 to June 12, 2022
Locations: Munich, Germany; Innsbruck, Austria; Verona, Italy; Lausanne, Switzerland; Paris, France; and London, United Kingdom. Visit 6 countries in 23 days


The Summer 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 used 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 6 countries in 23 days.
  • Experience 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, Big Ben, and more.

Business Experience:

  • Learn from business executives at global companies such as BMW, the World Trade Organization, 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:

**Baylor students please see the Baylor European Business Seminar here.

DateTimeScheduleLodging
SAT
May 21
Depart USAAirplane
SUN
May 22
Arrive in Munich

City Overview
Munich
MON
May 23
8:00 AM

10:30 AM

1:00 PM
Seminar Orientation Session

Neokami GmbH – AI Technology

BMW Welt – History of a Global Brand, New Visions for Tomorrow & the Future of Mobility
Munich
TUE
May 24
9:30 AM

2:30 PM
BMW Dingolfing Assembly Plant – Automobile Manufacturing & Factory Tour

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial
Munich
WED
May 25
9:00 AM

4:00 PM
Travel from Munich to Innsbruck

Innsbruck Tourism Board – Marketing, Selling a City/Region & Role as an International Marketing Manager
Innsbruck
THU
May 26
Free Day for Outdoor Activities Innsbruck
FRI
May 27
9:30 AM


3:00 PM
Swarovski Crystal – Branding/Marketing, Luxury Goods & Innovative Uses for its Products

Riedel Glassworks – Wine Glass Manufacturing & Tour of Glass Blowing Facility
Innsbruck
SAT
May 28


7:30 PM
Free Day for Outdoor Activities

Tyrolean Dinner at the Natterer Boden
Innsbruck
SUN
May 29
8:00 AM

3:30 PM

Travel to Verona

City Tour of Verona
Verona
MON
May 30
AMDay Trip to VeniceVerona
TUE
May 31
9:30 AM

3:15 PM
Redoro di Salvagno Daniele Olive Oil

Cantina Valpantena Winery
Verona
WED
June 1
8:00 AMDrive to Lausanne

Lausanne
THU
June 2
9:00 AMCailler Chocolate Plant – Branding, Food Production & Factory TourLausanne
FRI
June 3
9:30 AMWorld Trade Organization (WTO) – International Regulatory Body for TradeParis
SAT
June 4
8:00 AMTravel from Lausanne to Paris

Short City & Metro Orientation

Paris
SUN
June 5
9:00 AM

9:00 PM
City Tour of Paris

Optional Cruise on the Seine River
Paris
MON
June 6
Free Day to Enjoy Paris
Paris
TUE
June 7
10:00 AM

2:00 PM
Keolis Transportation – Transport Logistics

Capgemini – Consulting, Technology Services & Digital Transformation
London
WED
June 8
10:00 AM

2:30 PM
Travel from Paris to London

City Tour of London
London
THU
June 9
8:00 AM

10:00 AM
John White – Brexit Concerns

UK Oil & Gas Industry
London
FRI
June 10
10:30 AM

2:30 PM
Hard Rock Café - Hospitality & Marketing

Lloyd's of London Insurance Market – Insurance, Underwriting & Trading Floor Tour
London
SAT
June 11


5:30 PM
Free Day to Enjoy London

Wrap-up Session & Dinner
Airplane
SUN
June 12
Return to the USA or Begin Independent Travel

*Itinerary subject to change 

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