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Tentative Schedule for Madrid

Sunday, March 11th
Arrival to Madrid
20:00 - 21:00 Orientation Meeting Meeting Point: Hotel Mario, 1st floor (Breakfast area) This orientation will cover issues related to living in Madrid on a daily basis. Academic matters, Food, Money, Safety, Transportation, etc will be covered.
21:00 Welcome Reception Mercado San Miguel, Plaza de San Miguel

Monday, March 12th
7:30 - 10:00 Breakfast in the hotel Breakfast served on 1st floor.
10:00 - 13:30 Coach Guided City Tour Meeting Point: Hotel Mario
13:30 ESCP Opening meeting and welcome remarks by Natalia Andía, ESCP International Executive MBA Programs Coordinator
13:45 - 14:30 Lunch break at ESCP Cafeteria
14:30 - 16:00 Introduction Session on Spanish History by John Mullen, MA Hons

Tuesday, March 13th
7:30 - 9:30 Breakfast in the hotel Breakfast served on 1st floor.
9:30 – 12:00 Company visit to Telefonica Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 The Spanish economy strategy in Latin America by Jose Ruiz Canela- Industrial Engineering/ Executive Director of IT Auditing Projects TELEFONICA
15:00 Public Transportation back to Madrid with ACCENT representative
17:00 Spanish Wine Tour and Tasting Rebelion de los Mandiles, C/ San Isidro Labrador, 10 At la Rebelion de los Mandiles experience center you will use all of your senses to learn about each step in the wine making process and what it takes to make high quality wine. You will meet the wine makers, who will accompany you throughout the tour and learn about the tasks needed to transform grape juice into wine.
Public Transportation to Spanish Wine with ACCENT representative – MEET IN LOBBY

Wednesday, March 14th
7:30 – 9:00 Breakfast in the hotel Breakfast served on 1st floor.
9:00 Public Transportation to ESCP-EAP with ACCENT representative Meeting Point: Hotel Mario ESCP C/Arroyofresno, 1. Madrid. Bus 133 from Callao.
9:30 – 12:30 The Spanish Economy and the EU by Mario Weitz BA and Consultant Mundial Bank ***Spain case to read before session
12:30-1:30 Lunch
13:30-15:30 Madrid vs. Barca Case Study
Tanguy Jacopin
16:00 Bus to Real Madrid Stadium
16:30 - 18:30 Real Madrid Visit with Tanguy Jacopin

Thursday, March 15th
7:30 - 9:15 Breakfast in the hotel Breakfast served on 1st floor.
9:15 - 10:15 Public Transportation to ESCP-EAP on your own ESCP C/Arroyofresno, 1. Madrid. Bus 133 leaving from Plaza Callao Meeting Point: Hotel Mario
10:15 - 13:15 Introduction to Marketing in Spain by Laura Reyero- Entreprenership MBA IE Former Spain Marketing director at ALTADIS Cigarettes
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch break at ESCP Cafeteria
14:30 - 16:30 Key skills to successful management in Spain by Diane Clarke- BA in French and Spanish from London University
16:30 - 17:30 Public Transportation to the Prado with ACCENT representative Bus 133 to Callao. Change buses at Callao to Bus 202. Bus 202 to Cibeles
17:30 Visit to the Prado Museum

The Museo del Prado features one of the world's finest collections of European art, from the 12th century to the early 19th century, based on the former Spanish Royal Collection. Founded as a museum of paintings and sculpture, it also contains important collections of paintings, drawings, prints, coins and medals, and decorative objects and works of art. A new, recently opened wing enlarged the display area by about 400 paintings, and it is currently used mainly for temporary expositions. El Prado is one of the most visited sites in the world, and it is considered to be among the greatest museums of art.

21:00 Farewell dinner El Restaurante de la Rayo, C/ Torija, 10.
91 541 61 21 Meeting Point: Hotel lobby You will have the chance to try Paella in a typical Spanish restaurant.

Friday, March 16th
7:30 - 10:45 Breakfast in the hotel Breakfast served on 1st floor.

Suggestion: Toledo Visit
The City of Toledo is a stunning testament to the history of not just the city but also of Spain as a whole. This history, dominated by the Romans, the Muslims, the Jews, and finally the Christians, can be seen in the buildings and layout of the city. If you would like info and help on how to get train Tickets please ask one of the ACCENT staff members.
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Free time to explore Madrid

Saturday, March 17th
8:00 – 12:00
Breakfast in the hotel
Breakfast served on 1st floor
Hotel check-out
End of Program