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Program presentation study tour 2016

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Program presentation study tour 2016

  1. 1. Study Tour 2016 Program Presentation
  2. 2. Today: • General information • Introduction to Dr. ir. Gonçalo Correia • Program presentation • Study Tour Pubquiz • Dinner
  3. 3. • Zika Virus • Daily reports • Buddy system • Evaluation Case Studies • Program book (a.k.a. the Study Tour Bible) • Travel safety training • Reminder: Registration on OSIRIS (and ministry of foreign affairs) • Reminder: Fill in the form about allergies and emergency Phone numbers General Information:
  4. 4. Tjeerd Cecile Thomas Julie Barth Maurits Kirsten Lara Ruben Elise Gonçalo Bas Juliette Jasmijn Bob Christiaan Iris Veerle Hanna Alisa Laureen Sander Yorick Rex Daphne Alex Ellen Joeri Edgard Buddy System
  5. 5. • Zika Virus • Daily reports • Buddy system • Evaluation Case Studies • Program book (a.k.a. the Study Tour Bible) • Travel safety training • Reminder: Registration on OSIRIS (and ministry of foreign affairs) • Reminder: Fill in the form about allergies and emergency Phone numbers General Information:
  6. 6. Program Book
  7. 7. • Zika Virus • Daily reports • Buddy system • Evaluation Case Studies • Program book (a.k.a. the Study Tour Bible) • Travel safety training • Reminder: Registration on OSIRIS (and ministry of foreign affairs) • Reminder: Fill in the form about allergies and emergency Phone numbers General Information:
  8. 8. • Average temperature in Buenos Aires in July: 12˚C • Average temperature in Sao Paulo in July: 19˚C • Average temperature in Rio de Janeiro in July: 21˚C • At companies: Business Formal (unless indicated otherwise) • Representative clothing (men in suit etc.) • It can be quite warm in Brazil, but keep your clothing appropriate, so no belly shirts, crop tops, wife beaters, hot pants etc. • You are a TU Delft representative, so act like it. • During free time or group activity you can choose your own style Dresscode
  9. 9. Dresscode: styles Business formal Business Casual
  10. 10. • Assistant Professor • Section: Planning & Design of Transport Systems • Originates from Lisbon (Portugal) Dr. ir. Gonçalo Correia
  11. 11. • Don’t take unnecessary items with you • Take preferably an older phone with you but if you take an expensive one make sure you don’t show it often • The same with photographic machines • Stick together walk in groups and always pay attention to your surroundings so you don’t get surprises • Don’t go into the favelas (slums in Sao Paulo and Rio) without someone that knows the place • The inhabitants (and housekeeping in hostels) are usually poor, so there is a chance your belongings can be stolen in Hotel rooms (incl. clothes) always leave everything locked inside your luggage (should have a lock) Safety tips and do’s and don’ts (By Gonçalo)
  12. 12. • Currencies and exchange rates Argentina: Argentine Peso Brazil: Brazilian Real 1 Peso = 0,065 Euro 1 Real = 0,25 Euro 1 Euro = 15,48 Pesos 1 Euro = 4,02 Reais Finance
  13. 13. What is payed for you? • All Flight • All Hotels • All Breakfasts • 10/20 Lunches • 11/20 Dinners • Few drinks • All transport to companies • All transport to organized trips • All organized trips Finance
  14. 14. • What is NOT payed for? • 9 dinners • Most of the drinks/’borrels’ • Personal/cultural activities • And off course: • Souvenirs • Shopping • Present for the committee (!) Finance
  15. 15. • A good variation in types of companies and institutes • Some group activities • Enough free time to explore the cities So briefly: a versatile and, above all, fun three weeks! The Program
  16. 16. • 18.00: Gather at Schiphol • Flight KL701 to Buenos Aires Sunday 3 July: Departure day
  17. 17. • Arrival at Buenos Aires • Dutch embassy in Argentina • Free time • Group starting dinner Monday 4 July: Dutch Embassy
  18. 18. Tuesday 5 July: Deloitte and Group Activity • Visit to Deloitte • International operating multinational professional service provider • Member of the so called “Big Four” • Interesting branch: Consultancy • Group activity • Group dinner
  19. 19. • Program not yet available Wedsnesday 6 July: T.B.A
  20. 20. • Whole day free time Thursday 7 July: Free time
  21. 21. • Free morning • Bus from hostel to airport • Flight from Buenos Aires to Puerto Iguazú • Bus to hostel Friday 8 July: Buenos Aires to Iguazú
  22. 22. • Visit to the famous Iguazú Falls • Approximately 275 Separate Falls • Width: 2,7 km • Max. height: 82 meter Saturday 9 July: Cataratas del Iguazú
  23. 23. • Visit to the Itaipu hydro-electric dam • Flight from Puerto Iguazú to Sao Paulo • Itaipu: • 7,7 km long • 700 MW nominal capacity • Energy Production: approx. 100 Billion kWh • 90% of total Paraguayan energy consumption • 19% of total Brazilian power consumption Sunday 10 July: Itaipu Dam
  24. 24. • Visit to the Dutch Consulate General of Sao Paulo • Visit to Arcadis • Global Design, Engineering and Management Consulting firm • Group dinner Monday 11 July: Consulate and Arcadis
  25. 25. • Visit to Guarulhos International Airport • Main Int. Airport of Sao Paulo • Busiest Airport in Brazil • Cargo Warehouse site • Passenger Terminal • Free evening Tuesday 12 July: Guarulhos Int. Airport
  26. 26. • Visit to Heineken • Presentation • Case Study • Plant tour • Group dinner Wednesday 13 July: Heineken
  27. 27. • Whole day of free time Thursday 14 July: Free day
  28. 28. • Visit to Embraport at Santos Port • Empresa Brasileira de Terminais Portuários: is the largest multiple use private sector port terminal of Brasil • Flight to Rio de Janeiro • Group dinner in Rio Friday 15 July: Santos Port
  29. 29. • The whole weekend of free time Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July: Free time
  30. 30. • Visit to the UFRJ: the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro • Opening lecture • Technical visit • University tour • BBQ at hostel Monday 18 July: University of Rio
  31. 31. • Visit to the famous Christ-statue “Cristo Redentor” Tuesday 19 July: Visit to Cristo Redentor
  32. 32. • Visit to the metro company of Rio de Janeiro • Presentations • System tour Wednesday 20 July: Metro of Rio
  33. 33. Thursday 21 July: Metro of Rio • Visit to the metro company of Rio de Janeiro • Maintenance Centre Tour • System tour • Free evening
  34. 34. • Free morning • Beachvolleyball with local children • Drinks at the beach • Final group dinner Friday 22 July: Special Activity
  35. 35. • Free morning to pack you stuff and enjoy the last moments in Rio • Taxi to Galeao International Airport • Flight KL706 to Schiphol Airport Saturday 23 July: Departure from RdJ
  36. 36. • 12.15 (local time): Arrival at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Sunday 24 July: Arrival in NL

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