Over 12 days, you will travel to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Bangkok, Thailand to gain insights to business in Southeast Asia as well as societal culture. This program will provide you with a professional experience and an incredible opportunity...
Over 12 days, you will travel to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Bangkok, Thailand to gain insights to business in Southeast Asia as well as societal culture. This program will provide you with a professional experience and an incredible opportunity to discover international business practices. If you intend to pursue a career in an international setting, especially in Asia, then this program is for you.
Winter SE Asia 2017 will include a welcome dinner and full orientation, cultural events, multiple high caliber company visits including the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange, US Commercial Service Vietnam, Intel Vietnam, Toyota Motor Thailand and more. The seminar includes 5 nights in Ho Chi Minh and 4 nights in Bangkok with 4 star hotel accommodations in very accessible locations in the city center.
In 2015’s GDP based on PPP valuation, Thailand and Vietnam were ranked 20 and 35 in the world, respectively. They are both among the fastest growing countries in Asia due to low cost of labor and increasing skill level of workers. Global manufacturing is slowing shifting from China to these two countries, and they are primed for the next economic boom.
This is a professional program and participants will be treated as such. Faculty leaders and both undergraduate and graduate students from around the country will be sharing this experience with you, creating another dimension in networking opportunity. Whether you are about to begin your career or looking for the next stepping stone, this program will go a long way towards those goals.
January 1st to January 12th, 2017 - Travel the world, learn from foreign business leaders, and earn academic credit for an experience you'll never forget.