CKGSB Americas Chief Rep Mary Wadsworth Darby told the EMBAC annual conference in New Orleans about how the school’s partnerships with business schools in the US give students a unique and invaluable understanding of the culture of business in China.
CKGSB and Spain’s ESIC Business & Marketing School have signed an agreement to become exchange partners in a deal that hopes to encourage cross-border educational dialogue and bring more diversity and international educational offerings to students at each school.
The China Daily newspaper profiles the “Global Branding in the Digital Era” program, co-hosted by CKGSB and Yale, citing Professor of Marketing Sun Baohong on how the course examines the use of a digital strategy to build a global brand, focused on US companies entering China and Chinese companies entering the US.
CKGSB Founding Dean Xiang Bing, Professor Zhang Weining and Visiting Professor Cho Dong-sung called for a new cooperation paradigm among China, Korea and Japan, the three representative economies in Northeast Asia, sharing their insights on China’s role at a recent international forum hosted by renowned Korean business newspaper Aju Business Daily.
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and NYU Shanghai have launched a strategic cooperation that could see the two schools launch a joint degree program as well as recruit professors who would teach at both institutions.
CKGSB Americas hosted Christopher Nixon Cox—the grandson of President Richard Nixon, co-founder of the advisory firm OC Global Partners, and advisor to the Donald Trump presidential campaign—to speak at its latest Knowledge Series event in New York.
CKGSB Professor of Finance Li Haitao told prospective students at a Knowledge Series event that China currently faces challenges right now, but added that the country has great potential and that he thought the best days lie ahead for the leading driver of global growth.
Another sizeable contingent of students from INCAE Business School in Costa Rica visited Beijing for a week-long program of lectures, company visits and networking activities – and went away very satisfied!
53 students from NYU Stern traveled to Beijing this month for an intensive one-week China module program as part of their EMBA program, which was held at CKGSB. The week included a number of highlights showcasing both modern and ancient China through the dual contexts of business and culture.
Shin Young-su, CEO of Dongwon Home Food, a food processing and catering affiliate of Korea’s major food conglomerate Dongwon Group, told the school’s Korean blog that he is in the middle of expanding the company’s Chinese business while simultaneously studying for the CKGSB Korean EMBA.
CKGSB Founding Dean Xiang Bing compares the introduction of the digital use, and democratization, of information in China to the country’s sweeping reforms of the 1980s the wave of globalization that followed China’s entry into the World Trade Organization in 2001, according to an article by China Daily reporter Anthony Warren.
CKGSB MBA 2015 student Sahil Chugani has been featured as a G20 panelist representing the European Union in a series of TV special programming with Chinese media mogul Yang Lan. The feature, named “One-on-One with Yang Lan: AI Series for G20 Summit”, was a special program produced to coincide with this month’s G20 Summit in Hangzhou.