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Journey to the West: What’s Your Dream?


One of Forbes Asia’s Top 50 most POWERFUL women in business and our former Council Chairman – Ms. Marjorie Yang will come and speak on the topic, “Journey to the West: What’s Your Dream?” At her talk, she will share how she made a seemingly crazy decision to invest an enormous amount of money and effort to expand her business into Xinjiang over 20 years ago. She will share about how she overcame one challenge after another throughout this adventure, as well as what this entire experience of pursuing an impossible dream has meant to her.

Details are as follows:

Date: 6 October 2016 (Thurs)

Time: 12:30 – 2:00pm

Venue: Y304 Lecture Theatre, Lee Shau Kee Building, PolyU

Marjorie Yang is Chairman of Esquel Group, a leading Hong Kong-based textile and apparel manufacturer with operations throughout the world. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Harvard Business School. 

Marjorie is dedicated to promoting education and innovative technologies.  She is the Co-chairman of the advisory board of CSAIL (Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab) at MIT and the Chairperson of the Steering Committee of the Coding and Computational Thinking Education at The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust. She also serves as Member of various advisory boards including Harvard University, Harvard Business School, MIT Sloan and Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management.     

If you are interested, please register here.

Journey to the West

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