Global Leader Series Economic Forum
Generates Huge Turnout and High-quality Exchanges

The Global Leader Series Economic Forum proved an immense success, filling the Kowloon Shangri-La on 16 October with over 600 attendees from business, academic and diplomatic ranks. Titled 'The Rise of the Asian Century', this high-profile forum featured four world-renowned economists: Liu Mingkang, Robert C. Merton, Lawrence J. Lau, and Fred Hu, all of whom impressed the audience by their wise insights and thought-provoking dialogue. Hosted by CUHK Provost Benjamin Wah and Business School Dean T. J. Wong, the event also officially marked the establishment of the 'CUHK Business School Development Fund'. We wish to take this opportunity to thank the sponsors for their support of the forum and the Business School. Click here to access a report and highlight video.
Alumni Encouraged to Visit CUHK for Special Day of Memories

Alumni Homecoming, the largest CUHK alumni reunion event this year, will be held on Saturday, 7 December. On the same day, the Business School will host an Open House at Cheng Yu Tung Building from 2pm to 4pm. Memorable photos from this autumn's 'Those Were the Days at CUHK Business School' campaign will be featured at the Open House, along with exhibitions tracing the Business School's development the last five decades and student-led tours. To register for the Open House, please look for our email announcement or 'Alumni Link' in November.

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New 'CUHK Business School Development Fund'
Officially Open for Growth

This golden jubilee year, a new 'CUHK Business School Development Fund' kicked off at the Global Leader Series Economic Forum. The fund ensures that the Business School's world-class excellence continues for future generations. Fund proceeds will support the Business School through teaching and research, student activities, and scholarships and awards. For details, please read here.You can also download the donation form. All of us at the Business School and the countless others who benefit from your generosity will be most grateful!

EMBA Program Climbs to #13 Worldwide, Asia Pacific's
#1 Independent Program in Financial Times Survey

The prestigious London-based Financial Times ranked CUHK's EMBA program #13 in the world in 2013, rising from last year's #17 ranking. The EMBA program has been Asia-Pacific's best among independent programs over the years. The FT's annual assessment was based in part on independently provided information from alumni. CUHK's EMBA program excelled in research publications, work experience, international course experience, international students, international faculty, and international advisory board.

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MBA Graduate Resume Book
'THE PERFORMER' Now Available

The Career Management Center of CUHK MBA Programs proudly presents the Graduate Resume Book for our full-time MBA Class of 2014. Themed 'THE PERFORMER', this publication includes profiles of high-potential, globally-minded performers ready to take up new business challenges and contribute to organizations' growth. The Career Management Center now has available both hard and soft copies. Please contact the Center to obtain a copy or learn more.
CBK@CUHK Website Topics: The Best City to Establish
Asian Headquarters and Gender Inequality in China

Where is the best place for multinational corporations to set up their regional headquarters? A CBK inaugural round table explores the choices among Hong Kong, Shanghai and Singapore. We also take a closer look at whether Shanghai stands to become the next major global financial hub after the launch of its free-trade zone. In addition, Hot Topic discusses the complex issue of gender inequality in Chinese corporate culture.
Elite Mentors Ring in New School Year
with Full-time MBA Students

On 25 September, over 120 mentors, full-time MBA students and faculty members gathered at Langham Hong Kong for the MBA Elite Mentorship Program Kick-off. This year, full-time MBA students hail from China and 22 other countries, notably reflecting the program's international reach. As accomplished leaders in their professions, the elite mentors serve as experts assisting incoming students with their personal and career development.

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Innovation and Globalization Strategies
in China's Film Industry

The latest developments of China's burgeoning film industry served as the theme of the sixth forum, organized by the Center for Business Innovation and Globalization and hosted at CUHK's Shenzhen Research Institute. Feng Wei, President of the Motion Picture Association in China, delivered a keynote speech on the relationship between Hollywood films and the Chinese market, now the second largest film market in the world.

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