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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

South East Asia 2005

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/iopsych/international/seasia2005.html

Seminar in Southeast Asia
Singapore, Indonesia & Thailand
May 22 to June 7, 2005


The Course:

Participants in the seminar will examine the evolving role of I/O Psychology in South East Asia. The sessions will include site visits to organizations that are involved in research related to employee selection and development. In addition to daily visits to local universities and businesses, we will explore numerous historical and cultural sites. We will spend most of our time in Singapore but will travel to a small island in Indonesia for relaxation and team building. In addition, we will spend two days assisting with the tsunami disaster relief in Thailand. Check out more trip pictures.

 

SE Asia skyline

Schedule:

May 22: Travel from the United States
May 23: Arrive in Singapore
May 24: Guided orientation tour of Singapore
May 25: Site Visit, River Cruise
May 26: Site Visit, Night Safari
May 27: Site Visit, China Town
May 28: Site Visit, Free afternoon
May 29: Island in Indonesia, team building
May 30: Island in Indonesia, team building
May 31: Island in Indonesia, team building
June 1: Site Visit, Speaker
June 2: Site Visit, Senosta
June 3: Travel to Phuket, free time
June 4: Relief work
June 5: Relief work, speaker
June 6: Return to Singapore, farewell banquet at Raffles Hotel
June 7: Depart for the United State

Site Visits:

Bain and Company
Center for Creative Leadership
Center for Cultural Intelligence
Head of OB for the Singapore Ministry of Defense
Deutsche Bank

Speakers:

Jay Wysocki, Ph.D., Swiss Government Relief
Wichai Chaochaicherunkle, Consultant Accenture

Instructors:

Gary Greguras, Ph.D.
Singapore Management University

Tilman Sheets, Ph.D.
Louisiana Tech University

Andi Lassiter, Ph.D.
Lisa Perez, Ph.D.
Dan Sachau, Ph.D.
Minnesota State University

Hotels:

Robertson Quqy Hotel, Singapore

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Beach Resort, Phuket, Thailand

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