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    CIEE High School Summer in Shanghai, China: Entrepreneurship

    CIEE High School Summer in Shanghai, China: Entrepreneurship


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Destination: China
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: June, July
    • Session Length: Three Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Leadership
    • Sub-Categories: Business, Entrepreneurship, Career Exploration
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
    • Career Clusters: Business Management and Administration
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Meeting: Schedule a Meeting
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    Expand your entrepreneurial ideas in the “Silicon Valley of the East.” 

    Find yourself in the center of the innovation scene in Shanghai—China’s financial capital. Through interactive classes, practice problem-solving and level up your design-thinking skills as you come up with business solutions to real world challenges. Team up with other Global Navigators to pitch a new business to a panel of experts! 

    Connect with startup founders and entrepreneurs. Gain a unique perspective into business relations in the region and develop practical skills like budgeting, pricing, promotion, and selling. Take conversational Mandarin classes to support interactions with local business owners. 

    Catch the pulse of the megacity, exploring Old Shanghai and the ultra-modern Pudong New Area. Discover the former French Concession and meet local teens along the way. Climb the Shanghai Tower to get a bird’s-eye view of the cityscape. Excursions will take you to the cities of Suzhou, the “Venice of China,” and Hangzhou, a pioneer in cross-border e-commerce. By the end, you’ll have a new perspective on entrepreneurship in China and the world and the confidence to pursue a career in business.

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