The following schedule is from 2010/2011. The schedule for 2011/2012 will be in development in October-December 2011. It will be different due to differences in weekends and holidays, and when we will be able to schedule specific site visits. This schedule should give a sense of what the trip is like.

 

Dates

Times

Topics

Saturday

Nov. 20

 9:00am – 12:00

 Pre-trip class – Auerbach 318

Saturday

Dec. 11

 9:00am – 12:00

 Pre-trip class – Auerbach 318

Sunday

Dec. 26

 

2:25 pm

Leave Bradley Airport for Dubai – United Flight Flight 0783 to Dulles; United Flight 0976 to Dubai

Monday

Dec. 27

8:30pm

Arrive at Dubai Airport

Tuesday

Dec. 28

 

 

8:00am

Depart for Dubai Heritage Museum

10:00

Jumeirah Mosque

12:00 -1:00pm

American Consulate - Commercial attaché

2:00

Dubai Chamber of Commerce

4:00

Dubai Department of Economic Development

7:00

Depart for Dhow dinner cruise

Wednesday

Dec. 29

 

 

8:30am

Breakfast with group

10:00-1:00pm

Dubai Ports World

1:00pm

Lunch –Dubai Mall

2:00

HSBC – Islamic Financing

4:00-5:30

Dubai International Finance Center

8:00

Dinner at Burj Al Arab

Thursday

Dec. 30

8:00

Breakfast with group

9:00

Palm Island Sales Office

9:45-11:00

Visit Atlantis Hotel / Palm Island

11:30-3pm

Federal Express

 

Free Evening - Optional - Old Souk

 

 

Friday

Dec. 31

11:30-5:30pm

Mall of the Emirates / Dubai Mall

9:00pm-1:30am

New Year’s dinner party on Palm Island

Saturday

Jan. 1 

 

Free time

1:00pm

Pool Lunch (optional)

2:30pm Depart for Desert Safari

Evening

Dinner and overnight desert safari

Sunday

Jan. 2

 

 

10:30am

Return from Desert - Sunrise 7:06

11:15

Depart for Burj Khalifa

12:00

Burj Khalifa Observation Deck

3:00pm Madinat Jumeirah

 

Free Evening

 Monday

Jan. 3

 

Free day

9:00pm

Depart Hotel for Dubai Airport

Tuesday

Jan 4

 12:50am

Depart DXB on United Flight 0977

10:22am Arrive BDL on United Flight 0224

Saturday

Jan 29

 9:00am – 12:00

Final Class. Team presenations