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Executive Workshop “Metaverse for Future Business World”
行政人員工作坊: 未來商界之元宇宙

New Course
Course Code
MGNT9358
Application Code
2045-4608NW
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
23 Sep 2022 (Fri)
Duration
3 hours
Language
English
Course Fee
1500

In this junction of technological evolution, this course will help update students with the latest knowledge concerning the rising trend of Metaverse to keep abreast of the technology advancement for business application and career development.

metaverse

Metaverse as a futuristic concept, the implementations of Metaverse are destined to be gradual, evolving, and multidirectional. In one sense, even the internet can be regarded as a preliminary version of Metaverse. Regardless, Metaverse will be developed towards a more connected and immersive virtual world, which functionalities are dependent on the availability of related technologies, such as VR, blockchain, NFT, and high-speed network, etc. On the other hand, the popularization of Metaverse will bring forth new applications and business opportunities of these technologies, as well as stimulate new technologies development according to the rising users’ demands.

What will you learn in this 3-hour workshop? 

  • Explore the nature and vast possibilities of Metaverse and its recent rising trend
  • Foresee the impacts of Metaverse on the society and business world
  • Gain insights of the potential business opportunities in Metaverse
  • Examine the risks and potential adverse effects brought by Metaverse in its development·        

 

Metaverse in the Past, Present and Future 

  • The concept, history, and future of Metaverse
  • Variations of Metaverse depictions
  • How far are we from Metaverse?

The Converging Forces Shaping the Metaverse Reality

  • Technological requirement behind Metaverse Implementation
  • Social requirements leading Metaverse evolution
  • Interactions of the elements inside the sociotechnical system

Business Opportunities in Metaverse and Thereafter

  • Business opportunities of existing industries in Metaverse
  • Innovative business opportunities arise from Metaverse

Embracing the Metaverse Era  

 

Training Methodology

  • Lecture
  • World-wide Case Studies Sharing
  • Group Discussion 
Application Code 2045-4608NW Apply Online Now
Start Date 23 Sep 2022 (Fri)
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Days / Time
  • Friday, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Application Fee

Free

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : 1500

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Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.