Cambridge Professor Martin Daunton Speaks at the
Global Leader Series


The Alumni and Corporate Affairs Office is honoured to invite Prof. Martin Daunton, Master of Trinity Hall and Professor of Economic History at the University of Cambridge, as the next speaker for our Global Leader Series. Taking place on 19 September 2012, the talk will be titled "This Time It's Different: History and the Financial Crisis", offering Prof. Daunton's take on the global crisis from an expert historical perspective. It is hoped that the event will help strengthen bonds between the Business School and Cambridge University. This special event is open to all students, alumni and friends. Please register today!

Welcoming the Fall Season with Alumni Privileges
As you may have read on Express News, which we recently emailed to you, we have exciting new offers in store for you. With the festive season just around the corner, we are delighted to bring you special alumni privileges to make celebrations with family and friends even brighter. Special mooncake offers await you, courtesy of Tsui Hang Village, Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong and Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers. What's more, there are great new alumni privileges from PARKnSHOP, City of Dreams Macau, the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra and United Optical this month. Please register now to redeem these spectacular deals. And don't forget to stay connected by regularly visiting our website's Alumni Privileges section!
CUHK GBS Students Crowned Champions of the HSBC YDC Young Entrepreneur Challenge 2012

  Following several rounds of fierce competition, our team of Global Business Studies students bested 1,305 other participants from over 307 teams to take the Hong Kong Championship at the Hong Kong Final of the HSBC YDC Young Entrepreneur Challenge 2012. The winning team, SEMPER IUVENIS, comprised GBS Year-2 students Mr. Keith Poon and Mr. Alan Yip and Year-1 students Mr. Tony Law and Ms. Jocelyn Ng. Aimed at building an entrepreneurial spirit amongst youngsters, the competition was organised by the Young Entrepreneurs Development Council (YDC), sponsored by HSBC and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission of the HKSAR Government.Congratulations to our winning GBS team!

GBS Students Scoop Up the Cheng Ming Award and
Sir Run Run Shaw Gold Medal

The good news from Global Business Studies keeps coming! GBS graduate Mr. Joey Tang won the Cheng Ming Award from New Asia College. Another GBS graduate, Ms. Alice Lau, won the Sir Run Run Shaw Gold Medal presented by Shaw College. Both winners are deserving of these prestigious awards, which are the highest honours awarded by these two colleges for graduating students. Joey will join the HKSAR Government as an Administrative Officer this summer. Alice will be moving on to pursue legal studies at the University of Cambridge after summer holidays. We wish Joey and Alice all the best in their bright futures.


The BBA Undergraduate Mentorship Program Launches
Once Again This Year


Mindful of the vital role our alumni play in the development of our students, in August the BBA Alumni Association and the Undergraduate Office of the CUHK Business School invited alumni to join the BBA Undergraduate Mentorship Program for the 2012 - 2013 year. Mentors will draw from personal experiences and engage two to three undergraduate students, sharing with them his journey in life and his own academic experiences. Through this, we hope mentees can gain a better understanding of their career possibilities. We have been greatly encouraged by the feedback received on alumni. On 6 October 2012, we will be bringing mentors and mentees together for a kick-off cocktail reception. Keep watching this space for details!

Stimulating Conference on Corporate Governance in the
CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute

Organised by the CUHK Business School's Center for Institutions and Governance and supported by the School of Accountancy, the inaugural Conference on China Institutions, Governance and Accounting was held from 13 to 14 July in the CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute. The successful event drew over 70 leading academics and featured insightful speeches and workshops. The inspiring concluding panel discussion focused on ‘Regulations and Corporate Governance of Chinese Listed Firms', drawing luminaries like Mr. Anthony Neoh, Former Chairman of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, and was facilitated by the Dean of CUHK Business School, Prof. T. J. Wong. Feedback has been overwhelmingly positive, with particular praise for bringing together domestic and international scholars on this most pressing topic.

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EMBA Forum - Mr. Chen Shuang, Executive Director & CEO of China Everbright Limited
Global Leader Series: “This Time It's Different: History and the Financial Crisis” by Prof. Daunton, Master of Trinity Hall at the University of Cambridge
Undergraduate Mentorship Program 2012/13 – Kick-off Cocktail
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