School of Business held its 57th Commencement Ceremony on
14 Nov, bidding farewell to over 1,300 graduates at undergraduate
and postgraduate levels of study with a ceremony on the
In his remarks to graduates, Dean of School
of Business, Professor Ed Snape talked about personal integrity
and professionalism in their career and life after graduation.
He also encouraged them to fully invest in their passions
that would define their true worth.
9GAG Co-founding CEO speaks about entrepreneurship
Mr. Ray Chan, CEO and Co-Founder
of 9GAG, spoke to a large audience on 1 Nov
as part of the Entrepreneurship Seminar Series.
He shared that a successful entrepreneur should
be able to listen to audiences and build a
product that they will love.
Renowned economist shares his world view on economic revival
Prof. Justin Lin Yi-fu,
Professor and Honorary Dean of National School
of Development and Director of Center for
New Structural Economics at Peking University,
shared his insights into “how to revive trade
and economic growth in the world” with around
250 audiences on 8 Nov.
BBA student named Best Presenter in International
Emmy Zhong, a BBA (Accounting)
final year student, was named Best Presenter
at the 2016 IIBD International Case Competition
held on 18 Nov in the Netherlands. This year
was the first time that the event has been
held outside of Asia.
Faculty receives CPA Australia honour
Mr. Man KO of the Department
of Accountancy and Law was named a Fellow
Certified Practising Accountant (FCPA) by
the CPA Australia in recognition of his professional
experience and contributions in accounting,
finance and business education.
Economics student wins award in FinTech event
Ms. Boudica Liuyi Wang,
an undergraduate student of the BSocSc in
China Studies (Economics Concentration) programme,
presented in the ICE PITCH@FinTech Startups,
and won the “Most Popular by Audience Award”.
Marketing students organise press conference to
promote new album
students from the marketing concentration,
who have worked as interns at the Emperor
Entertainment Group, organised a press conference
on the Li Promenade to showcase their efforts
in promoting the release of alumna Angela
Hui’s new album.
Meet our alumna Ruby Hsieh, who
was awarded HR Rising Star at HR Innovation Awards
Over 250 alumni joined the Homecoming
Dinner organised by the Department of Economics
for HKBU’s 60th Anniversary Celebration on 19 Nov.
Speaking at the opening remarks, Dr. Cheng Yuk-shing,
Head of Department, thanked alumni for their continuous
support to the alma mater and mentoring of students
over the years.