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International Trip Info. When and where are we going? How much will it cost me? Why should I go? What will we do there? Am I going to learn anything new?. When and Where?. May 11 – 17, 2014 (Sunday – Saturday) Central / Eastern Europe Potential cities: Budapest, Hungary

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international trip info
International Trip Info

When and where are we going?

How much will it cost me?

Why should I go?

What will we do there?

Am I going to learn anything new?

when and where
When and Where?
  • May 11 – 17, 2014 (Sunday – Saturday)
  • Central / Eastern Europe
    • Potential cities:
      • Budapest, Hungary
      • Prague, Czech Republic
      • Warsaw, Poland
finances
Finances
  • AIM Department covers:
    • Hotel room for 6 nights (double occupancy)
    • Transports from airport to hotel and all trip-related events
    • Over 50% of your meals (all breakfasts; 2-3 lunches; 2-3 dinners)
    • Guide costs and entry fees for trip events
  • Your obligation
    • Airfare
    • Meals other than those covered by program
    • $200 co-pay (non-refundable)
    • Tip for guide / bus driver
    • Shopping, nightlife, other activities
why should you go
Why should you go?

Business is global

Business is global

Business is global

2012 hong kong and shenzhen china
2012: Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China

Sunday – City Tour / lunch

Monday – US Commercial Service; Ernst & Young

Tuesday – Yantian Container Terminals; Lenovo

Wednesday – Hong Kong University of Science & Technology; Jockey Club

Thursday – free day

Friday – Hong Kong Stock Exchange

student comments
Student Comments
  • US Commerical Service and CIPPEC
    • the first two presentations offered an excellent, high-level introduction to Argentina’s economic environment.
    • great insight into the Arg. Gov’t and the many issues the country is facing
  • Olgilv
    • it was awesome to learn more about the Argentine culture through media
    • insights into consumer behavior in an entertaining way
  • Proctor & Gamble
    • not many people had seen the inside of a factory like that
  • Deloitte
    • demonstrated the difficulty faced by auditors in Argentina’s political, regulatory and economic environment
  • Social
    • Tigre Delta was one of the highlights of the trip….amazing
    • the tango show was great
what will we do on this trip
What will we do on this trip?

Learn about the economic and business climate in Central / Eastern Europe

Go on plant tours to see how a product is manufactured

Experience a new culture – both business and social

Have some free time to explore independently

Have fun!

next steps
Next steps
  • Budget for the airfare (biggest expense)
    • Frequent flyer miles?
    • Christmas / Birthday / Graduation present?
    • Tutoring?
  • Trip sign-ups will start in October
    • We’ll have another meeting to discuss more specific trip details
    • Space will be limited, so be prepared to sign up early
  • Send an email to pwisner@utk.edu to indicate your interest in going on the trip
questions
Questions?
  • Contact Dr. Priscilla Wisner, trip coordinator, if you need more info
    • pwisner@utk.edu
    • SMC 638
    • 974-1714