Monthly Archives: May 2013

May 13th, MBA China Study Tour 2013

After a great weekend at Shanghai, we woke up early in the morning to have our breakfast and leave to the city of Hangzhou for our last company visit. We took the high speed train at 8 am. It was … Continue reading

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May 12th, MBA China Study Tour 2013

“Today we were treated to a trip out to Venice… Venice of the Orient that is! The Zhou Zhuang water village is located outside of Shanghai and the trip out there treated us to a view of the rural lifestyle … Continue reading

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May 8th, MBA China Study Tour 2013

“After a night spent packing, worrying about overweight luggage and cursing ourselves for letting go of ourselves in the silk market, we bid adieu to Beijing and Lisa with the words “Everybody follow the Lisa” still imprinted in our minds. … Continue reading

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May 8th–Visiting Merck Group

May 8th, 2013 an exposure of Liquid Crystals at Merck- a global pharmaceutical and chemical family enterprise On the second day of our stay in Koblenz, we spent the whole day at Merck Group, a global and also the world’s … Continue reading

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Day 2 in Strasbourg

Strasbourg: rode a bike for the first in 3647563635 years, climbed a tree, sort of,  climbed 330 steps.  Ate a frog (tastes like chicken) and escargot for the first time. That’s just a short summary of day two in Strasbourg on a bike. The day … Continue reading

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May 14 – Sao Paulo

Today we visited Comgas, Sao Paulo’s major natural gas distributor.  We learned about how they are supplied NGV from Petrobras, and then have “concessions” by the government for areas where they can distribute gas.  Their growth strategy is to move … Continue reading

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May 13 – Sao PAulo

Today was travel day from Rio to Sao Paulo. we were all amazed flying into Sao Paulo just how big it is. We arrived and visited FAAP, a major university in Sao Paulo for a lecture with Professor Tharcisio, Dean … Continue reading

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