Common Purpose
Global Leader Experience
Hong Kong

This programme is for students studying at The University of Hong Kong (HKU) and other universities in Hong Kong and is sponsored by FWD Hong Kong.

Join a Global Leader Experience (GLE) for university students studying in Hong Kong and develop your leadership skills to help influence the future of the world, as well as establish a genuinely global network.

 


Upcoming dates:


27-30 August 2019

Join a Global Leader Experience

Join a Global Leader Experience (GLE) for university students and develop your leadership skills to help influence the future of the world, as well as establish a genuinely global network.

Participate

Along with your fellow participants, you will play a part in tackling the biggest issues facing business, governments and society today. The GLE Hong Kong gives you real and practical experiences, broadens your horizons and challenges you to adapt and thrive in diverse situations. It equips you with the tools you need to lead change, now and in the future.

This programme is for students studying at The University of Hong Kong (HKU) and other universities in Hong Kong.

This programme is made possible through the kind support of our Corporate Partner, FWD Hong Kong and is hosted by our university partner, The University of Hong Kong. 

Who could you meet?

Some of the organizations students could hear from and visit include:

  • FWD Hong Kong
  • Schneider Electric Hong Kong
  • Planning Department
  • Asia Business Council
  • Hong Kong Red Cross
  • Teach4HK
Hui Liu, Participant, Harvard University

“This is an amazing programme that I would recommend. I was able to develop the skills I’d hoped for including Cultural Intelligence and leadership. We got access to interesting organizations and heard from inspirational guest speakers who had been through leadership journeys, and were able to network with people from diverse backgrounds.”

Apply

When and where?

27-30 August 2019

The University of Hong Kong

How much? 

FREE

More information

Applications are now open. Click here to apply

For further information contact students@commonpurpose.org

Application deadline:

25 July 2019

Chan Yin Man, Participant, The University of Hong Kong

“I have identified more of my own core and flex as in development of my Cultural Intelligence. I have got a clearer picture of how leadership should be and a goal for me to be a leader after understanding and expressing myself boldly.”

We are grateful for the support of FWD as our corporate partner.

FWD is the insurance business of Pacific Century Group. Pacific Century Group (PCG) is an Asia-based private investment group established in 1993. PCG has a strong track record of holding and developing assets over the long term, and has a network of well-established connections in Asia.

 

We are grateful for the support of The University of Hong Kong as our host university partner.

 

 

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is the oldest tertiary education institution in Hong Kong. HKU boasts a diverse community of 30,000 students, including 4,200+ international students from 104 countries and is connected with more than 360 leading universities in 44 countries. As a leading international institution of higher learning in Asia, HKU strives to attract and nurture outstanding scholars from around the world through excellence and innovation in teaching and learning, research and knowledge exchange, contributing to the advancement of society and the development of leaders through a global presence, regional significance and engagement with the rest of China.