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James Law to speak at Institute of Advanced Executive Education of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

James Law to speak at Institute of Advanced Executive Education of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

18 Apr 2019

James Law will be guest speaker on the topic of “Cross Cultural Management of Belt and Road Projects” at Institute of Advanced Executive Education of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. James will introduce the essential theoretical background knowledge that underpins cross-cultural management studies to shed light on the effective management of Belt and Road projects. Through practical case studies, interactive games and direct interaction with guest speakers, participants will experience resolving cross-cultural management challenges in order to reap the opportunities in Belt and Road projects. The following topics will be covered:
  • Cross-cultural management studies, notably by Hofstede and other researchers.
  • Contemporary study by Meyer on ‘Cultural Relativity’ and her bestseller, “The Culture Map”.
  • Published international cases on cross-cultural management of major projects.
  • Recent Hong Kong’s cross-cultural management cases.
  • Cross-cultural management of Belt Road projects.