The Hong Kong/ China seminar (third semester) provides a behind-the-scenes view of the complex retail and design region that Hong Kong is famous for and China is becoming. Production is also a highlight with an entire day spent at Esquel, one of the largest vertical factories in the world. In Hong Kong, past speakers include: John Cheh, CEO Esquel; Anson Bailey, Principal, KPMG; Andrew Lo, CEO, Crystal Group; Gordon Yen, Executive Director, Fountain Set Holdings Ltd; and Craig Dana, SVP, Ann Taylor. In mainland China, past site visits include Tangy design studio, Exception workshop and retail store, Shang Xia, and Sabrina Scala Leatherwear factory. Case studies have included Li Lian International Ltd., Uuushooop, and YKK.