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Learn design thinking, innovation and entrepreneurship
at the world`s most renowned innovation hub - Stanford,Silicon Valley


Hong Kong. 13 March 2018: In the era of fast changing innovation of technology and business, entrepreneurs and business leaders must be capable of utilizing different change drivers to sustain their business through innovation and creativity.

To provide entrepreneurs and business leaders with an amazing opportunity to learn the most leading design thinking, innovation and entrepreneurship, Institute of Advanced Management Development of The Hong Kong Management Association introduces a one-week "Innovation Programme @ Stanford, Silicon Valley" from 13 to 18 May 2018.

Taught and led by professors associated with Stanford University and senior executives from leading technological companies in Silicon Valley, the one-week programme is specifically designed for those who are seeking inspiration and challenges to generate new visions and insight, and access to the latest thinking and approaches to technological innovation and new business development.

The programme will include:

-lectures on Silicon Valley`s Source Code - Design Thinking, Cross-border Innovation, Design Innovation - Redefinition of Your Business and Transformational Leadership;
-company visits to leading technological and innovative enterprises, e.g. Google, IDEO, Intel and Nvidia; and
-experience and insight sharing by speakers from Stanford University as well as leading high-tech corporations in Silicon Valley.

Application Deadline:20 April 2018 (Register before 2 April 2018 to enjoy early bird rate)
Enquiry:3958 4801 (Ms Carbo Pan)

About the Institute of Advanced Management Development

Established within The Hong Kong Management Association in early 2015, the Institute of Advanced Management Development (AMD) offers advanced management programmes for senior executive development and top notched management consulting services to a whole range of organisations, with a view to making significant contribution to advancing Hong Kong`s and the Region`s human capital. AMD is Hong Kong`s unique institution that provides a learnt platform and channels for renowned scholars and management experts from around the world to interact with our fellows and members, as well as senior executives from business and public sectors. In the process, state of the art knowledge and innovative ideas that are relevant to the economic development of Hong Kong and the Region are imparted and generated.
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Issued by The Hong Kong Management Association on 15 March 2018

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