Discover about the School
Participating in the HKU-Accenture Business Consulting Programme
Lily Choi, BBA(Law)&LLB
The Programme provided me with valuable insights into the consulting industry through formal and informal meetings with consultants at Accenture. The final case competition and my internship at Accenture presented challenges as well as chances for me to apply the skills I had attained throughout the Programme.
Semester Internship at UBS AG
Julian Chu, BSc(QFin)
I took up a half-year internship at the investment banking division of UBS. It was one of the most fruitful internships I have had by far, during which I was given the opportunity to rotate between teams to support various M&A and capital market transactions. As a quantitative finance major, the curriculum in the University had prepared me for the technical challenges faced on the job, and its flexible study schedule was able to accommodate the gap semester I had to take.
Datax is taming the AI beast
Hinnes Lung, BBA(IS) 2017 & Kevin Wong, BBA(IS) 2018
Having discovered the arduous and time consuming data labelling process a bottleneck for most of AI projects, Hinnes Lung and Kevin Wong set up Datax, a crowd-sourced data collection & labeling platform, which can delivers high-accuracy datasets ready for AI/ML applications for corporate clients and researchers.
Faculty Mentorship Programme
Jenny Yuan, BBA(Law)&LLB
My encounter with my mentor Jassen was delightful. Jassen was smart, down-to-earth and willing to teach. He has an easygoing personality and we can communicate without any barriers. I enjoyed his sharing on his life experiences, his entrepreneurial ventures as well as his career advice. In general, I found the mentorship experience a very positive one.
The All-Rounded Talent: Dr. Tuan Quang Phan
Dr. Tuan Quang Phan, Associate Professor of Marketing, Innovation and Information Management
Dr. Phan is a scholar, consultant, entrepreneur, and ballroom dancer. Believing that Hong Kong will be playing a significant role in the digital revolution between two AI giants, China & the USA, Dr. Phan has arrived with his expertise in AI and Fintech.
Learn How to Play Hard in order to Work Harder: Dr. Jing Li
Dr. Jing Li, Lecturer of Economics and BBA(IBGM) Deputy Programme Director
More than an expert in consumer behavior, Dr. Li is also a very friendly teacher. She is always ready to consult students on their studies and career.
Thursday, Mar 11, 2021
HK Online Trade Seminar Series – “Search and Information Frictions on Global E-Commerce Platforms: Evidence from AliExpress” by Daniel Yi Xu
Daniel Yi Xu
Thursday, 11 March 2021
“Tax Policy Beliefs and Investment: Evidence from the 2016 U.S. Election and the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” by Dr. John Gallemore
Dr. John Gallemore
Wednesday, Mar 10, 2021
“Dynamic Inconsistency in Risky Choice: Evidence from the Lab and Field” by Prof. Alex Imas
Prof. Alex Imas
1 Oct 2020