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BBA HRM Students Clinch 2nd Runner-Up in Future HR Talents Hackathon

02 Mar, 2024
img A team of our BBA students clinched second runner-up in the Future HR Talents Hackathon 2023/24, competing against seven other local university teams. Their success was guided and coached by Dr. Felix YIP, Teaching Consultant, Department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems, and Associate Director of the Centre for Human Resources Strategy and Development at the HKBU School of Business.

The winning quartet, composed of Cheuk Lam Maggie TANG, Huen Yan Kiki HO, Yi Tung Michelle WONG, Yuen Chai Nicole NG, all Year 4 BBA Human Resources Management (HRM) Concentration students, demonstrated dedication throughout the competition. The team embarked on a journey to victory, characterised by meticulous preparation, which involved in-depth analysis of case data, crafting a comprehensive written report that focused on problem identification and analysis, and delivering a compelling presentation on Hackathon Day (competition day). Their innovative ideas and strategies impressed both judges and fellow participants, solidifying their well-deserved place among the top contenders.

Organised by the Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) Human Capital Management Society (HCMS), the Future HR Talents Hackathon provides students with HR business challenges that closely resemble real-life scenarios. The annual competition encourages insights sharing, knowledge exchange, and networking among HR experts, professors, lecturers, and emerging talents.
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