Asia Field Study

Sayōnara さようなら

Zàijiàn 再见

Good bye!

The full-time and second year part-time MIM students are off to Asia tomorrow.  We will be traveling through Japan, China and Vietnam for the month of March. Here is a summary of the cities we will be visiting and the companies and factories we will be touring.

Tokyo, Japan


  • Kewpie Corporation plant tour
  • Nissan Oppama Plant (Yokosuka-shi)
  • Bridgestone
  • Hino Motors

Shanghai, China

  • Shanghai General MotorsCN_Flag
  • Oglivy & Mather
  • Skullcandy
  • Lenovo factory tour
  • 3M

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

  • Nike/HSBC/Colgate factory tourvietnam-flag
  • Microsoft
  • Phillips Lighting

As we are traveling we plan to update the blog, however due to time zones and internet access our schedule might not be as regular. We will be posting lots of photos and hopefully some videos.

We will return to our regular schedule in April.

Susan Forrester


 Susan Forrester is a full-time student in the Masters in International Management program. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Portland State University. After living in Seoul, South Korea for two years she was interested in finding a career that linked Oregon and Asia together through trade. Susan enjoys the diverse background of the MIM student body that allows her to frequently practice her beginner level Chinese.


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