Alumni Visit People with
Down Syndrome to Celebrate Easter
On Saturday, 28 March, over 20 CUHK Business School alumni made an Easter visit to the Centre for People with Down Syndrome (DS Centre), which is run by the Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association. Activities included Easter egg decorating, a magic show, and a fun tea time. Each alumnus thoughtfully prepared a gift and there was an inspiring tour of ‘The Purest People’ photo exhibition that captures the beauty of the centre’s members. Mr. Chris Cheung, Centre-in-Charge of the DS Centre, said, “Building on this meaningful event, we hope to draw more awareness to people with Down syndrome.” Click here for a full report, photos and highlight video.

Alumni Stories: Wilson Wan, MBA 2002
This month’s ‘Alumni Stories’ focuses on Wilson Wan, a man with a slightly unusual passion — magic! After graduating from our MBA program in 2002, Wilson combined his love of magic with his business acumen to create ‘Success by Magic’, a unique way of training designed to inspire people to learn creatively and develop new perspectives through magic. In 2009 Wilson founded the ‘Hong Kong Caring Magic Circus’ to spread positivity and joy throughout the community. Wilson has been commended for his volunteering and social activities, and was named a ‘Hong Kong Spirit Ambassador’ in 2014. Read more here, or click here to view video messages from Wilson.
Inspire Youngsters by Volunteering for
‘Little Big Master’ Movie Event
On Saturday, 16 May, alumni volunteers will take primary school students from low income families on a visit to the cinema. Alumni are invited to sponsor and accompany a child to a screening of Little Big Master, which has touched the hearts of countless movie-goers. It tells the true story of Lillian Lui, who becomes principal of a tiny village kindergarten on a monthly salary of just HK$4,500, helping save the school in the process. This is a chance to let a real-life story inspire youngsters from disadvantaged backgrounds. To read more and volunteer, click here.
MBA Summer Meet-up: Happy Hour
Prof. Michael Ferguson, Associate Dean (Graduate Studies) and Director of MBA Programs, invites you to join him, along with MBA staff and faculty, for a networking Happy Hour on Wednesday, 20 May. The gathering will be held at insomnia, right in the heart of Hong Kong's vibrant Lan Kwai Fong nightlife district. Unlimited drinks and a variety of bar snacks will be served. Organised by the Alumni and Corporate Affairs Office, this event is ideal for current MBA students and alumni to mingle in a relaxed setting. Click here for more details and registration.
Professional Workshop Series Features
Training in WeChat for Business
With over 500 million active users, WeChat is more than an instant messaging app — it has grown into a multi-purpose digital marketing platform. On Wednesday, 6 May, the Alumni and Corporate Affairs Office will hold an insightful workshop titled ‘How Can WeChat Benefit Your Business?’ Mr. Ian Chan, Business Development Director for the International Business Group of Tencent Holdings Limited, will illustrate WeChat’s latest features and developments and discuss its application in the workplace. To view more details of the workshop, click here. Or, simply register here.
Alumni Connect at Memorable CUHK Beijing-Tianjin
Alumni Association Annual Dinner
The annual dinner hosted by the CUHK Beijing-Tianjin Alumni Association at Beijing’s Peninsula Hotel, on 21 March, was a cheerful occasion. Themed ‘Hong Kong/Beijing: Living Well in Two Cities’, the event was attended by senior university figures and featured classical music performances and addresses from various alumni, in addition to exciting games and a lucky draw. Prof. Kalok Chan, Dean of CUHK Business School, noted, “The annual dinner was a truly heart-warming party. It was a pleasure to meet up and connect with so many of our Business School alumni in person.” Read more and view photos here.
CUHK EMBA Alumni Association Makes a Fruitful Visit
to CUHK (Shenzhen) and Qianhai
Over 40 members of the CUHK EMBA Alumni Association made a rewarding visit to CUHK (Shenzhen) and Qianhai on 7 March. The delegation was welcomed in Shenzhen by Prof. Yangsheng Xu, President of CUHK (Shenzhen) and Prof. Vernon Hsu, Dean of the School of Management and Economics. Mr. Simon Wong, the association’s president, remarked, “The campus truly delivers the same world-class standards as its Shatin counterpart.” A tour of the Qianhai Exhibition Centre in the afternoon allowed alumni to appreciate the future development of this special economic zone.

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CUHK Alumni Offered 25% Discount for
9th CUHK MBA CSR Conference

The 9th Annual CUHK MBA CSR Conference will be held on Thursday, 28 May, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Organised by the student-led CUHK MBA CSR Committee, it offers a forum for business leaders, CSR professionals and corporations to discuss best practice in the field. Themed ‘CSR Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’, the conference will cover a range of interesting topics to appeal to over 400 audience members. CUHK alumni are eligible for a 25% discount using the promotional code CUALUM25. Please visit the conference website here.
New on CBK@CUHK:
Innovative Models for Hong Kong
As Mainland China's economy continues to mature and competition from around Asia intensifies, Hong Kong is at a crossroads as what role it will play on the world business stage going forward. Several CUHK Business School professors have come up with innovative models for Hong Kong to carve its unique niches and to overcome bottlenecks. Read more: O2O Platform, Financial Shopping Paradise and Sustainable Logistics. Alumni Vincent Li writes about China’s EMBA Paradox resulting from the anti-corruption campaign.
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Professional Workshop Series: How Can WeChat Benefit Your Business?
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Movie Appreciation Event: Little Big Master
MBA Summer Meet-up: Happy Hour
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Alumni Privileges
Enjoy 10% off any bouquet from the Mother’s Day 2015 Collection at Gift Flowers HK
Exclusive Labour Day offers by Futian Shangri-La, Shenzhen
Special ticket discounts for ‘Herbal, Vocal or Motional?’ concert by Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra
Special rates on hotel booking by Dorsett Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong and Silka Far East, Hong Kong
Special discounts on various hket Plus subscription plans
Exclusive Kids’ Birthday Party offers and complimentary Wedding Room Upgrade offers by Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin
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20150328 A Heartwarming Visit with Friends with Down Syndrome
20150328 A Heartwarming Visit with Friends with Down Syndrome - Event highlight
Messages from Our Alumni – Mr. Wilson Wan, MBA 2002

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