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Faculty Study Tour
This initiative provides professors who are currently teaching operations management and strategy with a global perspective through visits with leading manufacturers and service firms in emerging markets.
This initiative allows the school to enrich the MBA curriculum by providing professors teaching operations management and strategy with a deep understanding of managing operations worldwide.
Faculty Study Tour 2013
In 2013, a group of faculty members from Columbia Business School spent three days in Detroit visiting Chrysler's headquarters, two manufacturing facilities (the Toledo Assembly Complex and Dundee Engine Plant) and the World Class Manufacturing Academy (WCMA).
Faculty Study Tour 2012
In 2012, a group of faculty members from Columbia Business School and the Earth Institute visited eight companies in Brazil in a variety of industries, including Alcoa’s Juruti Mine, Lojas Riachuelo, Embraer, Azul Linhas Aéreas, Insper, IBM, OGX, and Beleza Natural.
To access the list of participants and the agenda of the week, click here.
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