Information Seminar: Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management
- Event Unit
- | Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Management & Human Capital Leadership
- Date & time
- 15May 2018 (Tue)19:00 - 20:30
- ADC 309, 3/F, Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong (access via the Shopping Arcade escalators through Exit A, Admiralty MTR Station)
- Free Admission
- Dr. Alan Miller, PhD (CUHK), Managing Director, Liquate Co. Mr. Shawn Mak, MBA (HKU & London Business School), Start-Up Founder & CITI Bank Leader Mr. Henry Ma, Innovation Researcher; MBA (Cambridge); 20 years of B2B Marketing with global innovative companies (GE, 3M and DuPont).
Dr. Alan Miller, PhD (CUHK), Managing Director, Liquate Co.
Dr. Alan is an accomplished, technically competent board-level and operations executive with over 20 years’ experience and extensive international exposure spanning several dozen countries. He is Managing Director of Liquate, an engineering consultancy specializing in disruptive technologies. He got PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering from Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1998. He is both a Chartered Engineer and Chartered Manager, is able to develop and implant strategic, operational, financial and risk management plans with realistic optimism, subservience to purpose, and the ability to find order in chaos.
Mr. Shawn Mak, MBA (HKU & London Business School), Start-Up Founder & CITI Bank Leader
Shawn has worked in one of the largest and most innovative banks in the world, Citigroup. In Citigroup, he was responsible for corporate and product innovation in both FinTech and corporate culture in Citi Hong Kong. In Citi, he has launched a brand new mobile banking app with first-in-market features such as Touch ID Sign-On, advanced wealth management features etc. He is personally an entrepreneur, started a new venture in Hong Kong introducing the first hand-brew tea bar from Japan to Hong Kong. From its concept initiation, to execution, and on-going operation, he managed the whole process, and the venture has already gained recognition from various media. In terms of academic record, he is a graduate of MBA from University of Hong Kong in partnership with London Business School. During his study in LBS, he specialized in courses on innovation and entrepreneurship as London is the hub of innovation in Europe.
Mr. Henry Ma, Innovation Researcher; MBA (Cambridge); 20 years of B2B Marketing with global innovative companies (GE, 3M and DuPont).
As an innovator, engineer, and marketer, Mr. Ma has around 20 years of industry working experience in a few global science companies (such as GE, DuPont, and 3M) as business leader leading cross-functional teams in Greater China and Asia Pacific for market-driven innovation and new product development across different industries. Prior to his current role as the Senior Program Director of HKU SPACE, he was the CMO (Technology & Incubation) of HKUST and the first Director - Materials Innovation of FOSSIL Group (Listed in USA). Academically, Mr. Ma holds an MBA degree from the University of Cambridge and is pursuing his doctoral degree at the University of Hong Kong with research focus on cross-sector (university-industry-government) collaboration, market-driven innovation, knowledge transfer, technology commercialization, and regional innovation systems in Hong Kong and Mainland China.
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Three key subject areas will be shared by the speaker:
Strategic Marketing Process,
- Market-led Innovation Framework,
- Collaborative Innovation Management.
This seminar will provide the latest academic knowledge and practical management skills in the ICE (Innovation, Creativity, Entrepreneurship) education so as to develop mission-driven entrepreneurship with social values and economic impact.