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Belt and Road Initiative - Business Mission and Study Tour in Israel

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Course Code
INNO9016
Application Code
1565-2039NW
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
21 Jan 2018 (Sun)
Duration
5 days
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$16000 - 22000 (Please scroll down to find out the fee details)
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Deadline on 07 Jan 2018 (Sun)
Enquiries
2910 7620 / 2867 8481
2867 0278
Register now to enjoy the early bird offer! (ends on 30 Nov)

Total Fee for the tour:
Registration Fee
($10,000)
+ Course Fee
($7,000 for 1 person / $12,000 for 2 persons)
+ Land Services Fee
($9,580/ Sharing Twin Room; $12,280/ Single Room)
+ Participants should arrange their flight ticket at their own cost

*Please scroll down to find out the fee details

Upcoming Information Day at Cyberport:
17 Nov 2:30 - 4:30pm
Appointment and Enquiry: 2910 7620

The Academy is in collaboration with The Hebrew University of Jerusalem to organise the “Belt and Road Initiative - Business Mission and Study Tour in Israel” on 21 - 25 Jan 2018. Through a series of lectures, corporate and cultural visits, participants will gain significant insights into how Israel has become successful in innovation and startup businesses. The tour will also include visits to renowned global enterprises and chambers for business matching with the objective of potential business opportunities between Hong Kong and Israel. 

After the tour, participants can also attend the Cybertech 2018, the most significant conference and exhibition of cyber technologies outside the United States. 

[Belt and Road Initiative]

Business Mission and Study Tour in Israel 

Start-up Ecosystem in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

Innovative Entrepreneurship‧Israel Culture‧Investment and Business Opportunities

Israel Tour Partners

Programme Structure

  • Attend the “Innovative Entrepreneurship Programme” organised by the Hebrew University to discover how Israel became the “Startup Nation.”

  • Visit renowned enterprises such as Mobileye, Siftech and The Floor etc to meet their senior management to understand the innovative business ecosystem of Israel.

  • Visit Israel chambers for business mission and matching. (Include Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce and Israel-Asia Chamber of Commerce)

  • Jerusalem Heritage Cultural Tour

  • Attend the CyberTech 2018 after this tour on your business plan

DATES

21 to 25 January 2018 (5 Days 4 Nights)
 

Pro-Tour Exposure

Participants can attend the CYBERTECH Conference 2018 from 29 to 31 January 2018 (It also includes AUTOTECH and STARTUP PAVLION). Please note that NO land service will be provided for any pro-tour activities.  

Medium of Instruction

English supplemented with Cantonese for the briefing session; and English along the tour.

 

FEE

Registration Fee & Course Fee (payable to HKU SPACE)

Items

Fee  (HKD)

Early Bird (Deadline: 30 November 2017)

Registration Fee (non-refundable)

Course Fee

 

HK$ 10,000 for 1 person

HK$ 7,000 for 1 person / HK$ 12,000 for 2 persons

Regular Fee (Deadline: 31 December 2017)

Registration Fee (non-refundable)

Course Fee

 

HK$ 10,000 for 1 person

HK$ 12,000 for 1 person

Land Services Fee (payable to Wing On Travel) ^ #

Items

Fee  (HKD)

Sharing Twin Room

HK$ 9,580 for 1 person

Single Room

HK$ 12,280 for 1 person

The Total Fee is the SUM of the Registration FeeProgramme Fee and the Land Services Fee
REMARKS

^The land services are arranged by Wing On Travel (Travel Agency License No. 350074). Please prepare a crossed cheque payable to “Wing On Travel”. The school will collect the cheques then send to travel agency once the tour is confirmed. The school is not liable to any land services related matters, please directly contact the travel agency by www.wingontravel.com or +852 2121 9457.


# Land services coverage:
  • 4 nights hotel accommodation (NO flight ticket arrangement)

  • Daily breakfast at hotel

  • Luxury air-conditioned coach service with English speaking driver mentioned in the itinerary

  • Licensed English speaking guide service

  • Tips for local guide and driver

  • TIC Levy
10-month Interest-free Instalment Plan

BEA HKU SPACE MasterCard Cardholder may enjoy 10-month interest-free instalment.

https://www.hkbea.com/html/en/bea-hku-space-mastercard.html

FLIGHT INFORMATION

This tour refers to the itinerary of Cathy Pacific Airways (CX 675 and CX 676) for schedule and coach arrangement.

Cathy Pacific Airways

Flight

From / To

Departure / Arrival

CX675

Hong Kong / Tel Aviv

01:00 / 07:00

CX676

Tel Aviv / Hong Kong

12:45 / 05:15 + 1 Day

Visa

Visa-free access is eligible for holders of HKSAR Passport and BNO Passport for 3 months stay in Israel. For Visa enquiry, please directly contact the Israel Consulate and Wing On Travel.

 

Education Partner:

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Supporting organisations:

Cyberport

Cyberport Startup Alumni Association

 

Travel Agency

Wing On Travel

*The School is collaborating with Wing On Travel (Travel Agency License No. 350074), to facilitate the travel arrangements for the tour.

Information Day at CyberPort (19 and 23 Oct and 17 Nov 2:30pm - 4:30pm) 

For reservation and enquiry - Mr. Seacon Ng at 3166 3722

Information Day at HKU SPACE (10 and 24 Oct 6:30pm - 7:00pm)

For reservation and enquiry - Ms. Ava Li at 2910 7620

Application Code 1565-2039NW Apply Online Now
Start Date 21 Jan 2018 (Sun)
Apply Online Now

Programme Itinerary

Programme Schedule

Date

Schedule

Day 1

21 Jan 

(Sun)

 

AM

A. Pick up at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport

 

WHOLE DAY TOUR

B. Jerusalem Heritage Cultural Tour

C. Coach Bus to Jerusalem Hotel

 

Free Evening

Day 2

22 Jan

(Mon)

 

AM

A. Lecture 1 Israel’s Innovation Eco-System

B. Lecture 2 Investment Assessment

 

PM

C. Tour of Hebrew University Mt. Scopus Campus

D. Company Visit 1: Siftech

 

Free Evening

Day 3

23 Jan

(Tue)

 

AM

A. Lecture 3 Innovation Strategy and Innovation Systematic Methods

B. Lecture 4 Innovative Funding

C. Certificate Presentation

 

PM

D. Company Visit 2: Mobileye

 

Free Evening

Day 4

24 Jan

(Wed)

AM

A. Business Mission and Matching (either one)

1. Federation of Israeli Chamber of Commerce; or
2. Israel-Asia Chamber of Commerce

 

PM

B. Company Visit 3: FinTech Incubatees Hub

C. Programme Wrap-up

 

Free Evening

Day 5

25 Jan

(Thu)

AM

A. Coach Bus to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport

(End of the tour)

29-31 Jan

(Mon - Wed)

Post-tour Exposure 

Participants can choose to stay at Tel Aviv to attend the CYBERTECH CONFERENCE  2018 after participating the tour. 

*No land service will be provided. 

statement of attendance

Participants who complete this tour will be awarded two statements of attendance by Hebrew University and HKU SPACE respectively. 

 

Remark:

1   Hebrew University and HKU SPACE are responsible for arranging the corporate visits during the tour and the schedule is subject to final approval. The confirmed schedule will be released in the briefing session.

2   The school is coordinating with 1-2 business matching, and it is subject to final confirmation. If the school cannot arrange business matching, the travel agency will arrange city tour as an alternative.

Entry Requirement

Understanding of Business level of English

Medium of Instruction

English supplemented with Cantonese for the briefing session; and English along the Israel.

Application

STAGE 1
Applicants should submit the 1. SF26 form (Application form)  and 2. Crossed cheque for registration fee HK$ 10,000 to “HKU SPACE” to the HKU SPACE Learning Centres or HKU SPACE Executive Academy (SEA) by post or in the Information Day. Online registration through programme webpage only accepts full payment. 

STAGE 2
Once the tour is confirmed, applicants should submit 1.Crossed cheque for Course Fee to “HKU SPACE”; 2.Crossed cheque for land services fee to “Wing On Travel”; 3.HKID copy; 4.Color copies of Passport​ to the HKU SPACE Learning Centres or HKU SPACE Executive Academy (SEA) by post to complete the registration. 

HKU SPACE Executive Academy (SEA) address:

34/F United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty (Attn: Ms. Ava Li - Business Mission and Study Tour in Israel)

Application Fee

Registration fee is HK$10,000 which is non-refundable.
Participants are required to settle the remain fees in 1 week upon the tour is confirmed. It can be refunded if the tour is eventually called off.

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$16000 - 22000 (Please scroll down to find out the fee details)
  • Early Bird Rate : HK$16000 (Registration Fee ($10000) + Course Fee ($6000) Early Bird Rate for 2 persons | Deadline: 30 Nov 2017)
  • Early Bird Rate : HK$17000 (Registration Fee ($10000) + Course Fee ($7000) Early Bird Rate for 1 person | Deadline: 30 Nov 2017)
  • Course Fee : HK$22000 (Registration Fee ($10000) + Course Fee ($12000) Regular Rate for 1 person)

Online Application Apply Now

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Enrolment Method

We provide online application and payment service for students to make enrolment via the Internet. Enrolment will be confirmed once students have made the payment online by using either PPS or credit card.

For first-come, first-served courses:
  1. Complete the online application form
    Click the "Apply Now" button on the top right hand corner of the course webpage to make online application. Follow the instructions to fill-in the online application form.
  2. Make Online Payment
    Pay the course fees by either using
     

    PPS via Internet - You will need a PPS account and a PPS Internet password. For information on how to open a PPS account and how to set up a PPS Internet password, please visit http://www.ppshk.com.

    Credit Card Online Payment - Course fees can be paid by VISA or MasterCard via a secure online payment gateway for all first-come, first-served courses.

For award-bearing programmes:

Selected award-bearing programmes also provide online enrolment and payment service for its students.

If your programme accepts online enrolment and payment, a re-enrolment icon will be shown on the course webpage. Click the icon and follow the instructions to perform online enrolment and payment. You will receive relevant information from the programme team nearer the time of enrolment.

You may click here directly to access the online enrolment and payment service.

Please note the followings:

  1. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Enrolment will be confirmed once you have made the payment online. You will receive a payment confirmation after payment has been made successfully. You are advised to keep your payment confirmation for future enquiries.
  2. Fees paid are not refundable except as statutorily provided or under very exceptional circumstances.
  3. To make an application online, you will need a computer with connection to the Internet and a web browser with JavaScript enabled. Internet Explorer 5.01 or above is recommended as the web browser.

Disclaimer

The School provides a platform for online services for a selected range of products it offers. While every effort is made to ensure timeliness and accuracy of information contained in this website, such information and materials are provided "as is" without express or implied warranty of any kind. In particular, no warranty or assurance regarding non-infringement, security, accuracy, fitness for a purpose or freedom from computer viruses is given in connection with such information and materials.

The School (and its respective employees and subsidiaries) is not liable for any loss or damage in connection with any online payments made by you by reason of (i) any failure, delay, interruption, suspension or restriction of the transmission of any information or message from any payment gateways of the relevant banks and/or third party merchants for processing credit/debit/smart card or other payment facilitation mechanism; (ii) any negligence, mistake, error in or omission from any information or message transmitted from the said payment gateways; (iii) any breakdown, malfunction or failure of those gateways in effecting online payment service or (iv) anything arisen out of or in connection with the said payment gateways, including but not limited to unauthorised access to or alternation of the transmission of data or any unlawful act not permitted by the law.

Payment Method
1. Cash or EPS

Course fees can be paid by cash or EPS at any HKU SPACE enrolment counters.

2. Cheque or bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify theprogramme title(s) for application and 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 anyHKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE MasterCard can enjoy a 10-month interest-freeinstalment 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

The course fees of all open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes can be settled by using PPS via the Internet. Applicants may also pay the relevant course fees by VISA or MasterCard online. Please refer to the Online Services page on the School website.

Notes

  1. For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or MasterCard if the course is to start shortly.

  2. 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, 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.

  3. 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.
  4. Fees and places on courses cannot be transferred 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 approved transfers.
  5. Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  6. For additional copies of receipts, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope with a completed form and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to ‘HKU SPACE’. Such copies will only normally be issued at the end of a course.

About The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, founded in 1918 and opened officially in 1925, is Israel’s premier university as well as its leading research institution. The Hebrew University is ranked internationally among the 100 leading universities in the world and first among Israeli universities. The recognition the Hebrew University has attained confirms its reputation for excellence and its leading role in the scientific community. It stresses excellence and offers a wide array of study opportunities in the humanities, social sciences, exact sciences and medicine. The university encourages multi-disciplinary activities in Israel and overseas and serves as a bridge between academic research and its social and industrial applications.

The Hebrew University has set as its goals the training of public, scientific, educational and professional leadership; the preservation of and research into Jewish, cultural, spiritual and intellectual traditions; and the expansion of the boundaries of knowledge for the benefit of all humanity.

ABOUT THE Executive Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Executive Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program is a unique experience of professional seminars specially designed for each delegation. The program incorporates academic lectures given by leading professors alongside an in-practice exposure to the Israeli innovation eco-system, all to provide an in-depth understanding of the unique phenomenon called the ‘Startup Nation’. We aim to equip our program participants not only with knowledge, but with practical tools and business connections, set to induce inspiration and innovation.

ABOUT CYBERPORT

Cyberport is an innovative digital community with close to 900 digital tech companies.  It is managed by Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited, which is wholly owned by the Hong Kong SAR Government.  With the vision to become a main force in developing the digital tech industry as a key economic driver of Hong Kong, Cyberport is committed to nurturing youth, start-ups and entrepreneurs to grow in the digital industry by connecting them to strategic partners and investors, driving collaboration with local and international business partners to create new opportunities, and accelerating digital adoption amongst SME and corporates. 

Cyberport focuses on building key clusters of digital technology, namely FinTech, eCommerce, IoT/Wearables and Big Data/AI to foster the development of Hong Kong into a “Smart City”.  With a committed team of professionals providing all rounded value added services to support our digital community and an array of state-of-the-art tech facilities, Cyberport is the flagship for Hong Kong’s digital tech industry.