Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business presents Eurasia’s first unicorn-themed program for next generation business leaders, in partnership with The World Government Summit of UAE, The Executive Council of Dubai, Whampoa Group, Seoul Municipal Government & Maekyung Media Group.

60+

Leaders of the future

3-4

Days
(Each program)

10+

Professors

20+

Unicorns

30+

Experts

10x

Businesses

Acquire unparalleled regional knowledge: Form a holistic perspective and deep dive into the world’s fastest growing regions: GCC, RCEP, and East Asia.

Harness the power of exponential tech: Web 3.0, blockchain, smart manufacturing, AI, rapid prototyping, quantum computing and beyond.

Construct your own regional 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.

Global Unicorn Program Series by CKGSB

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:

Global Unicorn Program in Singapore

This 4-day program has a special focus on up-and-coming unicorns that are driving and embracing disruptions within their industries. It aims to help businesses capitalize on Asia’s growth by investing in global cutting-edge and disruptive companies.

Benefits

Grasp the latest digital trends including Web 3, blockchain and business model innovation.

Network with ASEAN, Korean and Chinese scaling entrepreneurs and unicorn founders to gain industry expertise and form partnerships.

Gain applicable RCEP & Asia-specific business insights and industry knowledge

Engage with Asia’s leading investors from sovereign wealth funds, family offices and VCs

Program Information

  • LanguageEnglish

Global Unicorn Program in Singapore

  • Dates

    May 16-19, 2023

  • Tuition

    USD 8,000

    CKGSB Alumni receive a 20% discount
  • Contact
    Mara Yuan
    Email: ytyuan@ckgsb.edu.cn

Program Agenda

  • Tuesday May 16 - CKGSB-Whampoa Group RCEP Business Summit - New Frontier of Insight, Investment and Impact
  • Wednesday May 17 - Program

    09:00-10:30

    • Next Generation Unicorns
      XIANG Bing | Founding Dean and Professor, CKGSB

    10:45-12:15

    • Alpha Assets and the Role of Innovation in Sustained Competitive Advantage

    12:00-13:30  Lunch and Group Discussion

    13:30-15:30

    • The Three A-s of Value Chain: Agility, Adaptability, Alignment

    15:45-16:45

    • Exchange with Unicorns form outside of ASEAN

    17:00-17:45  Networking & Reflection

    Speakers TBC

  • Thursday May 18 - Program

    09:00-12:00

    • Customer-centric Strategies in a Digital Era followed with a dialogue on ESG
      David Bell | Former Chaired Professor, Whrton, and Co-founder and President, Idea Farm Ventures

    12:00-13:30  Lunch and Group Discussion

    13:30-15:30

    • Innovation in China and Its Implications to foreign Companies
      Edward Tse | Professor, CKGSB and Founder & CEO, Gao Feng Advisory Company

    15:45-17:00  Visiting/meeting Unicorns in ASEAN (2-3)

    17:00-17:45  Networking & Reflection

    18:00-20:00  Free Night

    Speakers TBC

  • Friday May 19 - Program

    09:00-12:00

    • Digital Platform & Digital Technology in the US, China and Southeast Asia: Observations on Digital Ecosystems
      SUN Tianshu | Professor of Information Systems, CKGSB

    12:00-13:30  Lunch and Group Discussion

    13:30-16:45

    • Investment Roadshow/Group Presentation with Investors
      Chaired by SUN Tianshu | CKGSB

    17:00-17:45  Networking Cocktail

    18:00-20:00  Closing Dinner and Certificate Awarding

    Speakers TBC



Regional Experts
  • XIANG Bing
    Founding Dean and Professor, CKGSB
  • LI Wei
    Associate Dean, Professor, CKGSB
  • SUN Tianshu
    Professor of Information Systems, CKGSB
  • David Bell
    Former Chaired Professor, Wharton, and Co-founder and President, Idea Farm Ventures
  • Edward Tse
    Professor, CKGSB and Founder & CEO, Gao Feng Advisory Company

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