Mandatory Pre-Departure retreat for students who are travelling to India this summer through MIT INDIA.
1.Understanding India: Culture and Identity
Guest Speaker: Dr. Zareen Karani Araoz, President of Managing Across Cultures, leading cross-cultural consultant, trainer, coach and management educator. She was part of Obama's business team to India and coaches top MNCs working with India.
- Daily Life in India and Cultural Components
- Navigating Indian Business Culture and Environment
- Navigating Indian Academia
- Professional Expectations
2.Living & Traveling in India
We will cover transportation, communication, money, documents, packing ideas, what to wear, alumni contacts
Open to the entire MIT Community
Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be served.