In October, 571 students from 15 Global Network schools traveled for Global Network Week to member schools for modules covering consumer market strategies, entrepreneurship, and other business topics. Schools and students captured their experiences on social media using the #GNW2018 hashtag. A sampling of their journeys is featured below.
Students at the Haas School of Business traveled to Ireland, the Philippines and other Global Network locations to increase their knowledge of different sectors and regions during Global Network Week in June.
The case, developed in a collaboration between NUS Business School and the Yale School of Management, investigates the marketing and operational challenges to sustainability at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. It debuted at the Aspen Institute’s Business & Society International MBA Case Competition.
The team, Incatraz Investments, won the $3,500 prize for its work analyzing the stock offering from Cemex Latam Holdings, a firm investing in cement products. Alpha Omega, a team from the National University of Singapore Business School, was the runner-up in the competition, winning $1,500.
The newest members of the network are SDA Bocconi School of Management, Bocconi University, in Milan, Italy; Strathmore Business School in Nairobi, Kenya; and UNSW Business School in Sydney, Australia.