NEXSTEP offers a wide variety of advanced experiential learning programs for you to choose from, all of which relevant to businesses in the information age — including our Learning Expedition programs. With over 2,000 alumni, 450 corporate and 30 institutional partners since 2008, we have experience creating result-oriented innovative and transformative programs.
We have an incredible network of change-makers, futurists, reseachers, experts and entrepreneurs who are shaping the future. We also take care of all-back end arrangements such as accommodations, visa, insurance, transportation and meals to ensure a safe and productive Learning Expedition Experience.
#1 Big Data
A unique and complete program to help you master the new management imperatives of a digital world. The program will give the insight that the new digital approaches must not be limited to the purchase of technologies and the hoarding of massive data sets.
The program is taught in association with Stanford University and the University of Berkeley. This program also includes the visit to Silicon Valley iconic corporate campuses, such as Google, Facebook, and Apple.
Who is this program for? Executives, Managers and governments officials
#2 Smart Factory
A specialized, but insightful program observing the smart factory technology in Eastern China. The program will help you understand how to implement industry 4.0 to make your factory smarter.
The program main focus is on visiting factories in Eastern China that have employed smart technology into their production line. Some the locations the program will take you to are Borch Machinery, a factory that create a system that monitor customer’s site and correspond with their production line, and Advantech, a global manufacturer of industrial displays, controllers, and other electronic components; these are just a few examples.
Who is this for? Factory Owners, Supply Chain Management executives, Managers, Government officials
#3 Smart City - Kuala Lumpur
A highly engaging and insightful program that help you understand what is a 'Smart City'. The program will take you to Kuala Lumpur in order to show you how the city has become a smart city through the help of both the public and the private sector.
The program focuses on discussion and workshop sessions with personnel from both the public and the private sector in order to help you learn the concept of 'Smart City'. This is conducted in-between meeting sessions with investor and entrepreneurs, which help you understand their contribution to the smart city and build up your network. The program will also hold cultural sessions in order to help you understand the cultural environment and the context that have helped develop Kuala Lumpur into a smart city.
Who is this for? Executives, Managers, and Government Officials.
#3 Circular Economy
The program will take you on an immersive journey inside Thailand’s circular economy initiatives. From government agencies to
corporates to development agencies like the United Nations, you will discover the country’s initiatives to boost
sustainable development which has long taken root in the country. The country has been guided by the Sufficiency
Economy Philosophy (SEP), conceived by His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. The current constitution has
integrated SEP and sustainable development as integral parts. The development approach based on SEP serves as
an approach to support the realization of the SDGs.
Blockchain is a disruptive technology. It is reshaping the business as we know it and paves the way to the new economy. This program has been designed to give a foundational knowledge of the technology and an in- depth perspective on its current and future applications. Besides, through workshops, site visits and networking sessions, you will share the experience of multiple recognised entrepreneurs and develop fruitful contacts for the future.
#5 Artificial Intelligence in China
Artificial intelligence (AI) has come to occupy an important role in Beijing’s ‘Made in China 2025’ blueprint. China
wants to become a global leader in the field by 2030 and now has an edge in terms of academic papers, patents and
both cross-border and global AI funding. This program will deep dive into the applications of AI from
automotive to retail to finance to health to robots to facial recognition.
#4 Theme of your choice
Cannot exactly find the program you are looking for? We can develop a unique learning expedition program that aligned with your vision and specific outcomes for your team and businesses.