Innovation Leadership
Students' Quotes

Prof. Jason Shaw

PhD (Arkansas), MBA, BS Associate Dean and Chair Professor of Management, Faculty of Business, PolyU

“Today’s business world is not only complex, but changes rapidly and in unexpected directions. Successful leaders are those that can adapt, anticipate issues and opportunities before they develop, and find creative and effective solutions to problems. This unique programme provides a multidisciplinary, international platform for improving students’ creative, innovative, and adaptive abilities, and importantly, their career success.”

Prof. Royce Yuen

DBA(PolyU), MA (Macquarie) Professor of Practice (Marketing), PolyU
CEO of MaLogic and New Brand New Limited
Former Group Chairman of Ogilvy HK
Former Chairman of HK4As

“Innovation is no longer restricted to product innovation. It is moving towards the direction of integrated innovation that comprises of cultural, process, structural, product and marketing innovation. The programme nurtures and fosters this pursuit of new form of innovation that demands corporate leaders to think and act in a more dynamic and timely manner, by inviting the participation from all staff to drive the business forward through co-creation and co-ownership.”

Ms. Elaine Ann

EMBA (Cheung Kong Business School), MDes (Carnegie Mellon University) Founder and Director, Kaizor Innovation

"Businesses in Hong Kong now either need to expand out of its locality to the international world stage or ride the wave of the China market. In the Experience Economy, if your business is a traditional industrial age one, your company needs to change blood and infuse the company with the blood of innovation, creativity and design."

Dr. Helen Chan

Doctor of Law (Renmin University), MA Buddhist Studies (HKU), MA Chinese Culture (PolyU), MSc ECommerce (CUHK), MSc IS (PolyU), BSc (HKU) Part-time Lecturer, School of Design, PolyU

"The Capstone Projects that the students undertake will enable them to culminate experience in innovation and also in leading innovation."

Dr. Dong Chen

PhD (Indiana University Bloomington), MA (University of Victoria) Vice President and China Economist, JP Morgan Private Bank

“We live in a globalised world where technology has led to a level playing field for everyone who competes in the marketplace. Understanding the power and challenges brought by globalisation as well as its economic and political ramifications is essential for business success today.”