As part of the course, "International Field Experience in Supply Chain Management," over 25 students traveled to China over Spring Break from March 9 to March 19, 2012. The course was held by the Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSM) Department and was led by Department Chair Dr. Oya Tukel and Professor Dr. Chia-Shin Chung.
Students spent five nights in Beijing and four nights in Shanghai, with visits to:
The temperatures in China were cold compared to the unseasonably warm weather in Cleveland, but everyone had a blast and gained first-hand knowledge about how companies implement supply chain management internationally.
A photo gallery of the trip to China is below: