In collaboration with the Stanford Center for Professional Development (SCPD), Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) is proud to offer this dynamic in-person educational program that will equip you with the tools, insights, and skills necessary to lead a new generation of unicorn companies.
Acquire unparalleled knowledge: Form a holistic perspective and dive deep into the world’s fastest growing regions: GCC, RCEP, and East Asia as well established markets like the US.
Harness the power of exponential tech: Web 3.0, blockchain, smart manufacturing, AI, rapid prototyping, quantum computing, sustainability and alternative energy.
Construct your global ecosystem: Gain access to a highly curated network of like-minded leaders, investment bodies, government support and highly relevant local resources.
Thrive in today’s world of accelerating change: Receive guidance from professors, industry experts and successful unicorn founders from RCEP to fast-track your business growth in the region.
How can you build a long-term socially innovative and globally responsible unicorn company? What are the skills and expertise needed to scale your startup to achieve global impact? The Next Generation of Unicorn Program — Frontiers in Social Innovation is a dynamic in-person educational program that will equip you with the tools, insights, and skills necessary to lead a new generation of unicorn companies.
Throughout the program, you will have the opportunity to engage in cross-cultural interactive discussions, work on real-world projects, and collaborate with peers from diverse backgrounds. The program aims to foster the development of leaders equipped to drive meaningful change and impact on the global community and build a strong global network of socially responsible innovators focused on purposeful change and long-term sustainability of business and society.
Top Level Insights from East and West
Learn and engage with world-class faculty from East and West as well as key decision-makers across public and private sectors, influential investors, and global innovators.
Dive into the World's Leading Technology and Innovation Hub
Immerse yourself in the world of Silicon Valley and exchange best practices with entrepreneurs and unicorn founders to supercharge your business with innovative strategies.
Global Innovation Ecosystem
Join a global cohort of accomplished peers who are driving socially responsible growth.
This program is tailored for the following organizations and individuals:
With the aim to build a global ecosystem to foster a new generation of unicorns with an enhanced emphasis on global responsibility, social purpose and a long-term perspective, the unicorn programs are tailored to the following organizations and individuals:
The purpose of this program is to bring the innovation-driven US model and the disruption-driven China model together to serve the global community, not only for economic advancement and prosperity, for social purpose as well.
Founding Dean and Professor of China Business and Globalization, CKGSB
The ESG dimension can be a unique and powerful differentiation for your company.
Professor of Marketing, CKGSB
SDGs can be a good framework to turn to when companies are devising social-minded strategies.
Professor of Marketing, CKGSB
Established in Beijing in November 2002, CKGSB is China’s first privately-funded and research-driven business school. The school aims to cultivate transformative business leaders with a global vision, social responsibility, innovative mindset, and the ability to lead with empathy and compassion.
SCPD is the global and online education unit within Stanford Engineering and the operator of Stanford Online, the School of Engineering’s portal for academic, professional, and lifelong education offered by schools and centers throughout Stanford University. SCPD has been a leader in global, online, and extended education since 1995, working closely with faculty across Stanford University to design and deliver educational programs to learners worldwide. SCPD extends access to Stanford credit-bearing graduate courses and degrees, credentialed professional and executive education, and lifelong learning to a global audience. Scpd.stanford.edu
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Co-developed by CKGSB, UC Berkeley College of Engineering, and IE Business School, this program equips participants with proven strategies, cutting-edge research, and the best-in-class advice to fuel innovation, seize emerging tech developments, and catalyse transformation within their organization.