Invitation for Leaders, Entrepreneursand Front Runners of all kinds and fieldsA Learning Journey to China and Indiain October 2011
Adventure in Chindia challenges your Mental Models This will be a 13 days learning journey that will challenge your mental models in order to open up for new possibilities. You will gain the understanding of how India can be:Learning Journey to China & • Leading in the software & bioscience outsourcing worldwide (Infosys, Wipro)India in October 2011 • Have a wide variety of spiritual growthLearning Journey to China and India contains 2 • Create new emerging multinationals (Tata, Mittal,insightful weeks in the rising economic hubs of the Reliance)world. Social entrepreneurship, outsourcing, • Developed most successful cases related to theemerging markets & the fortune at the bottom of the fortune at the BOP (Unilever)pyramid, challenging yourself in terms of optimal • Social entrepreneurs (Aravind)discomfort, creativity, radical environmental change, • Fastest growing market for European companiespersonal real learning, fun & satisfaction are thespices that will be experienced throughout the Understand how China has become one of the mostjourney. important countries of the world. Learning which are the most important successes and failures of foreignThe trip will be based on the dialogue created with companies (producing, selling & outsourcing).the diverse team of professionals that will comealong. Moreover, the program of the journey will This learning journey involves interaction with localinclude workshops around sustainability with people, because we believe traveling is all aboutinternational experts, voluntary work in Kolkata who we meet on the journey. Be it ourselves, our(India) and visits to carefully selected organizations travel companions or locals. This is connected withand companies in China and India. the idea of being able to run projects together with people from other cultures. Because via
(cc) Picture courtesy of Emile Bremmerunderstanding their cultures we can learn howdifferent innovations have been created based onthe diversity and mixture of cultures.Learning Process opportunity to join the process and learn togetherWe are about to undertake on a learning journey. with them. We also offer an opportunity to meet withThe learnings will be made of dialogue among the high performing Chinese and Indian companies andparticipants, seeing and experiencing new universities and create new businesses with them.environment, visiting carefully selected, inspiringsites and organizations, as well as based on the Over and above that, this journey is an uniquedialogue created with the travelers. There will be opportunity to create partnerships within the Teamsome pre-work and connecting via online platform Academy networks core collaborators from Europe,before the journey. South America, China and India. Why this journey takes place is because we want to gain a globalThe Core Values mindset and expand our learning & businessThis learning Journey is built on four core values. network to China and India.Dialogue. It is all about interaction with local andinternational entrepreneurs. Curiosity. Context Datesmatters. Better thinking comes via better questions. We expect all the participants to be in Shangai,Social. Learning is contextual and happens in a China on the Sunday 9th of October for the sharedcommunity. Adventure. We seek and create dinner. Flights back from Mumbai can be arrangedunknown realities with courage and passion, we go from Friday night of 21st onwards. There will be 2far in order to see close. or 3 flights throughout the journey: Shanghai-Hong Kong, Hong Kong-Kolkata, Kolkata-Pune. ContactWhy this journey takes place us for further information and details.This is journey was originally designed forprofessionals from a wide range of backgroundsdoing the Master’s in Intrapreneurship, Open Who is already inInnovation and Team Leadership (MINN, developed We will travel together with the MINN Master’sby Mondragon University). Now you have the program. The group is formed by entrepreneurs and
leaders from companies such as Danobat, Monkey Deadline for registration Business, Eroski, The Hub September 16th, 2011 Gipuzkoa, NRG-marketing, Init Due to the nature of the journey we limit the number Services, Gaia, Team of participants to 8 people. Entrepreneur, Creative Impact, Mondragon Unibertsitatea & MIK. That group will be 13 Where and how to register? people in total. We are This learning journey is organized by Learning expecting to get 5–10 Journeys, Monkey Business & Mondragon Team participants to join this parallel Academy. To register, contact Liher Pillado at +34 process that will be hosted and 615 70 23 59 or firstname.lastname@example.org organized by Liher Pillado & Ville Keränen.Price3900 euros (+ VAT 18% / 23%). It includesorganization of the learning journey which meanse.g. visits to companies, workshops, getting to knowlocal culture, coaching during the process & writtendocumentation. Price doesn’t include flights, mealsor accommodation. Ask for group discount. Discountof 20% applies for groups, students and teachers,NGO’s, start-ups and freelancers.