In response to the positive feedback of the 1st Talk on “Laozi on Innovation”, Prof. Otto C. C. Lin, Senior Advisor to the President and Honorary Professor of Industrial and System Engineering, delivered the 2nd Talk titled “Confucius on Entrepreneurship” for the Dean of Students Talk Series on 9 March 2021. This time, Prof. Lin talked about the meaning of being an entrepreneur, Kong Fuzi’s ideologies, and how can Confucius beliefs be applied in entrepreneurship.
Prof. James Lee, Chair Professor / Yan Ai Foundation Professor of Social Science, former Dean of School of Humanities and Social Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, facilitated the Q&A session online after Prof. Lin’s sharing. The participants raised questions to Prof. Lin regarding business advice, views on famous entrepreneurs, and much more. The session was filled with fruitful conversations among Prof. Lin, Prof. Lee and the participants.