Business & ManagementInnovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship
Executive Certificate in Digital Business and Innovation
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- Application Code
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- Start Date
- 30 Sep 2020 (Wed)
- 3 months
- English supplemented with Cantonese
- Course Fee
The programme aims to:
- provide students with specialized knowledge in new technologies and the technological requirements for business innovation
- enable executives or entrepreneurs to acquire skills in evaluating the potential of digital innovation and its role in enhancing and sustaining competitive advantages of a business
New technologies are emerging faster than ever. They give rise to tremendous opportunities and sometimes disrupt traditional business models. In order to identify the technologies with true potential and grasp the new opportunities, we must know the capacities and utilization methods of the new technologies in business operations. This course will introduce the basic principles and applications of various trending technologies, as well as their implementation for digital transformation in business.
- Trending technologies introductions
(e.g. Mobile Solutions, Digital Marketing, Internet of Things, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation, Extended Reality, Cloud Technologies, FinTech, Digital Fabrication)
- Impact of new technologies on the market environment
- Using technological business opportunities to generate competitive advantages and business success to the organization
- Managing technological change
- Digital Leadership
- Implementation of new technology
Teacher - Mr. Ricky Leung
Mr. Leung is a serial technology entrepreneur. He graduated from The University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Science in Physics Degree. He received his Master of Philosophy in Physics and continuing his study in Earth Science at PHD level in The University of Hong Kong.
He is now the Chairman of Quillo Games Limited, a gaming and character brand company awarded Bronze Prize by the Hong Kong Ani-Com & Games Intellectual Property Awards. Prior to that, he was the cofounder of the 3D printing company Printact and the O2O on-demand valet company Park Linker Asia Limited, where both are high-tech firms supported by Cyberport and Hong Kong Science Park respectively. He also solo-founded an information technology consultancy firm to manage IT projects for other companies, including Outback Steakhouse Hong Kong.
Having both the experiences of founding technological companies and managing IT development for a multinational corporation, Mr. Leung is skilled in utilizing new technologies for companies to generate competitive advantages.
Days / Time
- Wednesday, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
- a bachelor’s degree awarded by a recognized university or equivalent; OR
- an Associate Degree / a Higher Diploma or equivalent, and have at least 2 years of work experience; OR
- relevant professional qualifications.
Applicants with other qualifications and substantial senior level work experience will be considered on individual merit.
HK$150 (Non-refundable)Course Fee
- Course Fee : HK$6,800
Application Form Download Application FormPayment Method
Complete and return the application form in person to HKU SPACE Enrolment Centre. For venue, please refer to our HKU SPACE website at http://hkuspace.hku.hk/learning-centre. The application must be accompanied with:
- A non-refundable application fee of HKD150 (Cheque should be crossed and made payable to "HKU SPACE") to be submitted with the application for enrolment. The application fee will be used to cover the cost of processing and is non-refundable.
- Photocopies of HKID card, relevant certificates/transcripts, and testimonials or other documentary proof of the applicant's working experience. (Please bring original HKID, certificates/official transcripts and testimonials/documentary proof of working experience for certification at HKU SPACE Centres).
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