We will meet the entreprenuers and companies that are setting the pace for innovative and social entrepreneurship and gain first hand connections and knowledge.
Deep History and a bright future. We will crack open the innovative gene as the personal VIP guest of the Governor of Hunan and discover the innovative future of Mao Zedong\\\'s birthplace.
Discover the city where innovation changes everything, from the way you eat to the way the city is governed. Collaborate with some of the most radical innovators in the world.
A quick overnight hop in China\\\'s capital to have some fun and dine at one of the most innovative restaurants in the world.
It is going to be an all out party! Guest Artis, Kawehi will perform as we mix pitching great local companies with jamming and food in an ultimate mixer.
Recent funds for mineral rights have sparked a need for Mongolia to use innovation to create a stable economy before the money runs dry. See an Innovative economy at its birth.
The newest, smartest and greenest city in the world, New Songdo is our first stop. A behind the scenes look at the city that innovation built.
Built 15 Years ago as the most advanced and innovative city in the world and with an aggressive economic development plan geared towards tech and entreprenuership, we will connect and find out what has become of this city and its innovators.
As the leader in electronics manufacturing, Apple, Lenovo, almost everybody, manufactures out of this electronics mecca. Time to make connections for developing hardware for your ventures at the source.
We will take time in every country to explore the culture, take in the sights and understand the true social impact of innovation in Asia.
The Geeks Gone Global East Asia Innovation Excursion is meant to uncover the aggressive work that is being done, has been done and is about to be done to build the innovative cities of tomorrow and today. We will start in New Songdo City, the smartest and most advanced city in the world and end in Auroville, India, a city where everything is up for innovation. A 16 day whirlwind innovation excursion where we will make long lasting connections, meet great innovators, connect, collaborate and above all have so much damn fun that you won’t be able to tell work and party apart. And with YouTube singing sensation and musician extraordinaire, Kawehi, performing in every country and riding along, you will be lifted off your feet from the start of the trip and not touch ground until a month after you get home.
NEW – There are several cost options available to make the excursion affordable for everyone.
Discover the newest, smartest and sustainable city in the world: 11/01/2013 - 11/03/2013
11/03 - Arrival
11/01 - Group Arrival
11/01 - Group Meetup and Orientation in Seoul
11/01 - Welcome Party & Performance by Kawehi
11/02 - Behind the scenes tour of New Songdo City
11/02 - Pitch Party Featuring Kawehi
11/03 - Free Time and Shopping
11/03 - Farewell Lunch
11/03 - Leave by plane for Mongolia
Discover a country at the beginning of the innovation cycle: 11/03/2013 - 11/06/2013
11/03 - Arrival
11/03 - Dinner Reception
11/04 - City tour of Ulanbaatr
11/04 - Company Visits and Governmental Meetings
11/04 - Pitch Party Featuring Kawehi
11/05 - Ger to Ger Mongolian Excursion
11/05 - Yurt Farewell Dinner
11/06 - Shopping and Free Time
11/06 - Leave by plane for Beijing, China
A stop at the Capital of China: 11/06/2013 - 11/07/2013
11/06 - Dinner and Free Time
11/07 - Leave by plane to Hunan, China
Discover a country at the beginning of the innovation cycle: 11/07/2013 - 11/10/2013
11/07 - Arrival
11/07 - Lunch
11/07 - Meet with hosts and Formal Dinner Reception
11/08 - City tour
11/08 - Company Visits and Governmental Meetings
11/08 - Pitch Party Featuring Kawehi
11/09 - Changsha Day of Celebration & Party (Surprise -I mean, we have to have some surprises ;)
11/10 - Free Time
11/10 - Leave by high speed train for Shenzen
The electronics manufacturing capital of the world: 11/10/2013 - 11/12/2013
11/10 - Arrival
11/10 - Lunch
11/10 - City Tour - Electronics District
11/10 - Dinner Reception World Trade Center Shenzhen
11/11 - Free Day
11/12 - Leave by plane for Malaysia
See the outcome of the top innovative and smart city of 2000: 11/12/2013 - 11/15/2013
11/12 - Arrival
11/12 - Spa Treatment
11/12 - Reception Dinner
11/13 - City tour of Cyberjaya
11/13 - Visit Entrepreneurs on the Multimedia Corridor
11/13 - Pitch Party Featuring Kawehi
11/14 - Shopping in Chawkit, Suq India and the wholesale district
11/14 - Farewell Dinner
11/15 - Leave by plane for Chennai, India
In Auroville everything is being innovated, I mean everything: 11/15/2013 - 11/17/2013
11/15 - Arrival in Auroville
Ok, You are just going to have to check this place out. We always end our trips with a big WOW, this will definitely be no exception.