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Albers School of Business and Economics

Italian Dolomites 2017

September 8th - 16th, 2017

The cost of the expedition will be $1,600 per person ($2,500 for alumni and guests), which includes 7 nights and 8 days of food and lodging, ground transportation from Seis, course materials, and 6 course facilitators.

Expedition Itinerary

8 nights & 9 days

September 8 Meet in Seis am Schlern (Siusi al Sciliar) at the Hotel Ballroom at 3:00 pm.  We recommend you check in by 2:00 p.m. or earlier.  Dinner at 7:45 p.m.
September 9 After breakfast check- in and classroom sessions. Afternoon group activities. Dinner at 7:45 p.m.
September 10 After breakfast check-in and classroom module. Mixed group work throughout the day, with free time. Dinner at 7:45 p.m.
September 11 After breakfast check-in and classroom module.  Mixed group work throughout the day, with free time.  Dinner at 7:45 p.m.
September 12 Classroom meeting after breakfast, followed by ascent to the Seiser Alm region via gondola. Hiking module to the Tierser-Alpl-Hutte (Rifugio Alpe di Tires), breaking for lunch en route. Stay overnight at the Tierser-Alpl-Hutte. Dinner and after dinner module at the Tierser-Alpl-Hutte.
September 13 Full day in the high country, including hiking over to the legendary Schlernhaus for lunch, and returning to the Tierser-Alpl Hutte for dinner and post dinner classroom module and relaxation. Spend our second night up in the Tierser-Alpl-Hutte.
September 14 Return hike to Seis, arriving late in the day. Pre-dinner classroom session. Dinner at 7:45 p.m.
September 15 After breakfast check-in and classroom module. Mixed group work throughout the day, with free time. Peer Feedback exercise. Closing celebration and dinner at 7:45 p.m.
September 16 After breakfast check-in and closing activity (until about 10:30 a.m.) Bus from Seis to Bolzano (or collaborate on Taxi hires). Return to Seattle or to points beyond in Europe (flight timing will likely require spending a night in Europe for return flights to Seattle).

Post-Expeditionary Session

Sunday, October 1     6-9 p.m.

Action Plan and Post Experience Reflection Paper are Due
Debrief Expedition, Final Closing Activity, Evaluations, and Party

Italian countryside

Contact

Bill Weis
(206) 296-5691