Study Tours

Study Tours

Durante estos viajes tendrás la oportunidad de conocer lugares e instituciones a nivel mundial, distintas industrias que marcarán la diferencia.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN DEVELOPED ECONOMIES

Salt Lake City, Utah 2018


From September 7th through 16th | 9 nights / 10 days

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OPEN INNOVATION IN SILICON VALLEY

San Francisco, California 2018 

 From October 27th to November 3rd | 7 nights / 8 days

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FOOD & BEVERAGE IMMERSION TOUR

Washington, DC 2018

 From October 13th to 20th  | 7 nights / 8 days

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THE FINANCIAL WORLD AT NEW YORK CITY

New York, NY 2018


New York | Del 2 al 6 de diciembre | 4 noches / 5 días

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SXSW STUDY TOUR

Austin, Texas 2019

Del 8 – 15 de Marzo | 7 noches/8 días

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START-UP NATION STUDY TOUR

Tel Aviv, Israel 2019


From April 6th to 16th | 9 nights / 10 days

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Vive la experiencia de aprender y conocer de cerca otras culturas estudiando alrededor del mundo. Ampliarás tus horizontes, tendrás experiencias enriquecedoras que te favorecerán no sólo en tu formación académica sino en tu vida personal.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN DEVELOPED ECONOMIES 2018

This Study tour aims to inspire and empower students through the understanding of entrepreneurship ecosystems that accelerate startups to become successful corporations that innovate and empower growth. Specific learning objective:Understanding Entrepreneurship in Underdeveloped Economies – Guatemala:

  • Learn through the UFM GEM GT 2018 the reality of Entrepreneurship
  • Learn how the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem works in Guatemala
  • Visit the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem at zone 4, and understand what opportunities it presents

Understand how an Entrepreneurship Ecosystems works

  • Understand investment opportunities: Angel investors, VCs, microfinancing and bank Loans
  • Learn about learning environments: Accelerators, Co-working Spaces, Entrepreneurship Centers
  • Understand how public policy and laws affect the creation of startups

Understanding Entrepreneurship in Developed Economies – Utah

  • Visit Entrepreneurship Centers, Accelerators and Co-working spaces to understand the differences
  • Talk to student entrepreneurs, alumni entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and angel investors
  • Visit and learn from Startups, mid-size companies and big corporations

Total: 1.5 UMAs | Valid as: Experience, Entrepreneurship Elective and/or Management Elective | Study tour, includes 4 preparation sessions (Fridays at 1:00PM) | Group size: Up to 12 students/alumni

Students & Alumni: To further enrich the experience and enhance personal networks, we aim to have a mix between undergrad students and alumni. All FCE undergrad students welcomed.

If you are interested in participating make sure to register by July 5th and will send you the details.

Study Tour Package

Includes: Condo & Hotel (9 nights/10 days), all breakfasts (at Hotel), 5 Dinners, all transportation requirements, entrance fees to museums/expos and all the company visits included

Total Investment: $1550* (for those that register in July)

Study Tour Dates:  From September 7th through 16th. Registration Deadline: July 5th

Más información: mcruz@ufm.edu

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OPEN INNOVATION IN SILICON VALLEY 2018 San Francisco & The Bay Area 2018

Total: 1.5 UMAs | Valid as: Experience, Entrepreneurship Elective and/or Management Elective | Study tour, includes 5 preparation sessions (Fridays at 1:00PM) | Group size: Up to 20 students/alumniStudents & Alumni: To further enrich the experience and enhance personal networks, we aim to have a mix between undergrad students and alumni. All FCE undergrad students welcomed.If you are interested in participating make sure to register by June 15th and will send you the details.

Discover how Open Innovation works @ companies and startups around San Francisco and Silicon Valley. This Study tour aims to inspire and empower you to lead or in the practical design of open innovation projects, from ideation to implementation. It combines cutting-edge open innovation theory (grounded in network, economic and organizational behavior perspectives) with practical application strategies and will include training from industry experts who implement Open Innovation to transform businesses. Throughout company visits, we will look at models used in Silicon Valley to grow both start-up companies as well as innovation inside large organizations.

Study Tour Package Includes: Hotel (7 nights/8 days), all breakfasts (at Hotel), Welcome Dinner, Dinner Tuesday and Thursday with team, Transportation to company visits, entrance fees to museums/expos and all the company visits included

Total Investment:$1700* (for those that register in July)

Study Tour Dates:  From October 27th to November   3rd    

  • Registration Deadline: June 15th
  • 7 nights / 8 days

Más información: mcruz@ufm.edu

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FOOD & BEVERAGE IMMERSION TOUR 2018

Come and explore the thriving food and beverage scene in Washintgon, DC – see why Bon Appetit Magazine named this city the 2016 Restaurant City of the Year. We will explore everything that brings this industry together; from local farmers, craft distillers, breweries, and world-renowned chefs; to the architects, distributors and publicists that make it all happen.

If you are interested in participating make sure to register by June 15th and will send you the details.

Total: 1.5 UMAs | Valid as: Experience, Entrepreneurship Elective and/or Management Elective | Group size: Up to 24 students/alumni | Study tour, includes 5 preparation sessions during September and OctoberStudents & Alumni: To further enrich the experience and enhance personal networks, we aim to have a mix between undergrad students and alumni. All UFM undergrad students welcomed.

Study Tour Package Includes: Hotel (7 nights/8 days), all breakfasts (at Hotel), Welcome Dinner and Farewell Dinner, Transportation to company visits, entrance fees to museums/expos and all the company visits included

Total Investment:$1550* (for those that register in July)

Study Tour Dates:  From October 13th through 20th

  • Registration Deadline: July 1st
  • 7 nights / 8 days

Más información: mcruz@ufm.edu

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THE FINANCIAL WORLD AT NEW YORK CITY 2018

Un viaje de cuatro días con reuniones intensivas donde podrán conversar con inversionistas y banqueros.  Conocerán de primera mano su opinión sobre temas relevantes de finanzas. Se visitarán empresas e instituciones de relevancia en el mundo financiero.  

Total UMAs 1.5 | Valido como electivo de Gerencia o Minor de Finanzas | Cupo limitado | Los participantes, tendrán sesiones preparatorias previo al viaje (asistencia obligatoria).

¿Quiénes pueden participar?Podrán participar alumnos que estén llevando el curso de Mercado de Capitales o Financiera III, de los alumnos que se postulen se seleccionarán aquellos con mejor promedio.  Por otra parte, tendrán prioridad los alumnos del Minor de Finanzas.Costo del viaje $1600, lo cual incluye:

  • Hospedaje – 4 noches (habitación doble)
  • Desayunos incluidos en el hotel
  • Cena de bienvenida
  • Cada alumno es responsable de sus gastos de viaje (viáticos y boleto aéreo).

Para postularse: Responder  ¿De qué forma cree que esta experiencia le va a sumar valor a su vida?Fecha límite de postulación: Viernes, 10 de agosto del 2018. Una vez aceptado, la fecha límite de pago es viernes, 21 de septiembre del 2018. Visitas como:

  • New York Stock Exchange Tour
  • Bloomberg Markets
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Rockefeller & Co.
  • Aswath Damodaran (2016)
  • Daniel Kahneman (2017)
  • Entre otras

*Las visitas pueden variar sin previo aviso.Más información: acmunoz@ufm.edu

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SXSW Study Tour 2019

Vive una experiencia única en uno de los eventos más vibrantes y dinámicos del mundo; un festival donde se reúnen anualmente miles de emprendedores, inventores, artistas, reporteros, escritores, líderes y soñadores.

  • South By Southwest (SXSW) es un festival que se enfoca en crear un ambiente que celebra la convergencia entre la tecnología, el emprendimiento y las industrias creativas.
  • En SXSW puedes asistir a una gran variedad de eventos, desde ‘keynote speeches’, ‘showcases’, ‘workshops’ y oportunidades de networking, hasta conciertos y premieres de películas de algunos de los directores más reconocidos del mundo.
  • El Festival se lleva a cabo en Austin, una de las ciudades más innovadoras de Estados Unidos, recientemente rankeada como: ‘#1 in the CNBC Metro 20: America’s Best Places to Start a Business’.

 Inversión: entre $1,800 – $2,000 (incluye entrada al Festival, hotel, transporte de aeropuerto a SXSW) Grupo: cupo limitado de 20 alumnos / alumni Aplicación: ¿qué espero obtener luego de asistir a SXSW? Más información: fjfranco@ufm.edu

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START-UP NATION STUDY TOUR 2019

Discover how Israel, a country with only 7 million people, no natural resources, enemies on every border, and in a constant state of war, can produce more start-up companies than many of the leading economies. This Study tour aims to inspire students through the visit of kibbutz, industrial parks, meeting with entrepreneurs in Tel Aviv, Herzliya and Jerusalem, to understanding how startups, and mid-size companies operate and scale up. We will immerse in the Israeli culture by; learning its history, understanding its religion, interacting with people, discovering its cuisine and traveling through the urban and rural sites that make Israel what it is today.

Total: 1.5 UMAs | Valid as: Experience, Entrepreneurship Elective and/or Management Elective | Study tour, includes 5 preparation sessions (Fridays at 1:00PM) | Group size: Up to 20 students/alumniIf you are interested in participating make sure to register by October 1st and will send you the details.Students & Alumni: To further enrich the experience and enhance personal networks, we aim to have a mix between undergrad students and alumni. All FCE undergrad students welcomed.

Study Tour Package

Includes: Hotel (9 nights/10 days), all breakfasts (at Hotel), all transportation needs, entrance fees to museums, touristic sites and all the company visits included. Includes visits to: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Belen and Herzliya.  

Total Investment:$2,500 – $2,800* (for those that register in October)

Study Tour Dates:  From April 6th to 16th. Registration Deadline: October 1st  

Más información: mcruz@ufm.edu

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