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China Focus Tours

When you can’t explain the differences to your class or board, show them with ChinaContact.

Whether you are looking at China for your business goals or you’re an educator with a China focus. There is no substitute for on-the-ground experience. With decades of experience conducting travel tours to China to close the understanding gap, The Beijing Center can tailor the right program for you.

Why China?

You already know that your constituents need to understand China today. Open any newspaper and you will see China mentioned. No matter your industry, in today’s world educating your team or group on China and Chinese culture is an important step in acquiring a globalized perspective. ChinaContact will help you build a program to ground your understanding of China, fire your imagination and get you a step ahead in your competitive environment.




Quick Facts

  • No Chinese necessary
  • Complete Educational Tour Package – Wheels down to wheels up and everything in-between
  • Affordable – We’ll fit your program to your budget and expectations of your team
  • Flexible – China is your oyster and each trip is customized to the theme of your program
  • Immersive – You can visit relevant sites to your industry: embassies, companies, factories, hospitals, and schools, just to name a few
  • China Educational Focus – We have university faculty on site to give insights into the differences between Western and Eastern thinking
  • Return on Investment – It’s not a holiday. Whether it’s getting your board or management team to understand Chinese work culture or enhancing the educational experience for your students, we will help you achieve your learning outcomes

Discover how ChinaContact can address your challenges

I am a Professor

Bring your undergrad or graduate classroom to life as your students get a taste of Chinese culture, and learn about your expertise from a different perspective.

Professor

I am a Business Leader or Executive MBA Participant

Prepare your employees for a global world. Whether you do business in China or have multicultural colleagues, it is important to experience a world different than your own.

Business Leader or EMBA

Professor

What are your challenges?

I know I want to lead a Faculty-lead China experience but how do I arrange this?

I know that this Chinese province is historically significant in my area, how do I arrange a China focus tour to this area?

How to inspire my students to have a profound understanding of the topic that transcends the classroom impact on their future?

If you are asking these questions, allow us to take care of the details of travel and transport enabling you to concentrate on creating the right conditions for inspiration and understanding to flourish.

 

Sample Itineraries

Why ChinaContact?

  • The Beijing Center follows the Jesuit educational ethos and is a member partner of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU)
  • Our organization has been embedded in China for 20 years
  • We have a fruitful and ongoing relationship with the University of International Business & Economics in Beijing
  • Loyola University Chicago is our University of record for semester abroad
  • ChinaContact runs The Beijing Center’s own successful summer program for US undergraduates
  • From Educational trips for high school students through to undergraduate student tours, Masters and Ph.D. research trips, we have the facilities to meet your needs

 

"China used more cement in 3 years (2011 to 2013) than the U.S. used in the entire 20th century. "
"A new skyscraper is built in China every 5 days. "
"China overtook the U.S. as the world’s largest economy in 2014. "
"1 in every 3 socks you have were made in the district of Datang in Zhuji, China, now known as ‘Sock City.’ "
"China used more cement in 3 years (2011 to 2013) than the U.S. used in the entire 20th century. "
"When a baby Panda is born, it’s shipped by FedEx to China to help expand the gene pool. "
"More people go to church on Sunday in China than in the whole of Europe. "
"Just 7% of people in China are religious, making it the least religious country in the world. "

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Business Leader or Executive MBA Participant

What are your challenges?

My Chinese subsidiary is losing money hand over fist, should we be pulling out or doubling down?

My Chinese subsidiary is not executing my company strategy.  My managers can’t tell me why.

My negotiations with my Chinese suppliers are going terribly, I don’t understand why or how can I turn this around.

My Chinese employees and Western employees are not in rapport, how can I help them work together more effectively?

China represents my organization’s next  great opportunity but I’ve heard nothing but horror stories, how can I avoid the pitfalls?

If you’re asking this type of question, we can help you create the environment, find the educators, and develop the insights to  answer those questions for yourself.

Sample Itineraries

Why choose ChinaContact for your China focus business trip?

  • Our organization has been embedded in China for 20 years
  • 10 years of experience taking educational travel tours to China
  • Beijing Business Network
  • On-site faculty with Western and China cultural experience
  • We have a central Beijing venue to host workshops
"China used more cement in 3 years (2011 to 2013) than the U.S. used in the entire 20th century. "
"A new skyscraper is built in China every 5 days. "
"China overtook the U.S. as the world’s largest economy in 2014. "
"1 in every 3 socks you have were made in the district of Datang in Zhuji, China, now known as ‘Sock City.’ "
"When a baby Panda is born, it’s shipped by FedEx to China to help expand the gene pool. "
"More people go to church on Sunday in China than in the whole of Europe. "
"Just 7% of people in China are religious, making it the least religious country in the world. "

Chinacontact stories

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