• Study trip

    Country and region

    March 2011 we will visit Chengdu, the capital of the Sichuan province and located in the southwest of China. Chengdu is one of the most important economic centers, transportation and communication hubs in Western China.

    For years, Chengdu has been growing into what it is now, a big hub and ICT investment location, where a lot of big companies have offices and factories.

    More information about Chengdu can be found on Wikipedia. Curious? Visit wikipedia for more information about Chengdu.


    This year 17 students are involved in the course ICT in a different Culture.

    Group 2010/2011 - China

    Group 2010/2011 - China

    All students are involved in some part of the organization. The following groups are set up:

    • Website / PR
    • Proceedings
    • Introduction booklet/travelogue
    • Seminar
    • Organizational assistant

    Research topics

    In preparation and during our stay, we explore different topics. These topics are:

    • ICT and education
    • ICT and research
    • ICT and industry
    • ICT and society

    During the research we will focus on outsourcing related to the topics meant above. There will be a seminar on April 15th 2011, which you are welcome to visit. It will be held at the Huygensgebouw in Nijmegen, Heyendaalseweg 135 from 13:00 till 17:30.