Namaste Mumbai!

Despite some twists and turns, Team Kopri – Smart City was able to successfully deliver our (almost) final recommendations to Viva Group on Friday, May 29th. If there was one thing we learned throughout the course of our trip and especially that last day, it was that doing business in another country, culture and style…

Final Presentations and farewell to Rwanda!

The final day came. We faced obstacles in our journey, and had to work hard to get here. Our project, which initially was modeling crop productivity in Rwanda, had a big shift in scope. One of our biggest worries was being able to deliver a valuable product to our client. We wanted to make sure…

Final Presentation & Report  

Over these past few months, Team Mobile Strategy has been working diligently to provide Jin Jiang with recommendations regarding its mobile application strategy. Our team learned several lessons after working in-country and delivering the final presentation. Expectations evolve. Up until the last week before delivering our final presentation, we received new information from the client…

Actions Speak Louder than Words

From the perspective of Zohair Hassan: Traveling to China I was apprehensive of the challenges our team would face communicating due to the language barrier. This bias was partly enforced due to challenging interactions with the client when we were in DC. This led to a question in my head (an ignorant one); as I…

CAP Rwanda visits Akagera National Park

While lots of hard work took place during the week, we also had time to enjoy Rwanda, and the beautiful sceneries it has to offer. Our destination for the weekend was Akagera National Park, a three hour drive from Kigali. Early on Saturday morning we were introduced to our guides, and began our trip to…

A Swede and an American Walk Into a Laundry Mat

Swedes don’t have laundry mats. Before CAP, I took a little time to backpack around northern Europe, seeing Holland and Denmark. Beautiful places at a beautiful time of year, but the result was showing up for CAP with a rucksack full of dirty shirts, socks, and pants that are likely to stand up and run…

Final Presentations and the Tour of Bosphorus

So it is finally over. This wonderful experience of Turkish business and culture ended with our final presentations and a great tour of Bosphorus. First the presentations, the hard work of a full semester came to an end with a conference room presentation of each of our projects. The first day was the Risk Management…