Year 2020

Thompson Center held “Teaching Cases Online Workshop” for AAPBS members
04.06.2020 - 05.06.2020

Under its capacity as the host of AAPBS Case Center, the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies at HKUST organized an online Case Workshop "How to Teach Cases Online"  for the Association

Year 2019

AAPBS Case Workshop 2019 held at SKOLKOVO
19.09.2019 - 20.09.2019

Organized by the Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools (AAPBS) Case Center, the AAPBS Case Teaching and Writing Workshop was successfully held at Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO from September 19 t

AAPBS Case Workshop 2019
19.09.2019 - 20.09.2019

The AAPBS Case Workshop 2019  Dates: September 19 to 20, 2019 Venue: Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, Russia Facilitators: Prof. Michiel R. Leenders Ms. Louise A. Mauffette-Leenders  Registration and Details: 

Year 2018

The 16th HKUST International Case Competition (HKICC 2018)
20.10.2018 - 26.10.2018

Jointly with the undergraduate student development and career services team of HKUST Business School, Thompson Center for Business Case Studies organized the 16th HKUST International Case Competition (HKICC, formerly known as HKUST-Citi International Case Competition) from October 20 to 26, 2018.  Sponsored by Lifestyle International Holdings Limited, the competition in two rounds challenged th

HKUST Cases Now Available on HBP’s Partner Collection

HKUST has partnered with the Harvard Business Publishing (HBP) on case distribution, furthering the availability of the University’s business cases on Harvard’s case catalog

AAPBS Case Workshop 2018 on Inductive Research with Multiple Case Methods

Many highly influential papers in top academic journals publish inductive research results using multiple case research methods. Case researchers in Asia find the multiple methods an excellent approach for theory development in this relatively less-explored research environment. With academia’s increasing popularity in the use of these methods, confusion can arise in the application process.

Support for a Good Cause - Feature Story on Dr Thompson

Even before the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies was established with his backing, Dr Thompson was already supplying the HKUST Business School with cases from his own company.

Year 2017

Open Innovation at Huawei

Huawei is rapidly emerging as a global technology leader in the telecommunications equipment marketplace. The company has grown rapidly, and its products have evolved from early copies of other technologies to world-leading breakthroughs that promise to lead the market in the coming years.

Harvard Business Review Publishes Work by the Center

The work of the Professors Stephen Nason, Joseph Salvacruz and the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies wins attention of the esteemed management publication.

Case Study on Huawei and Innovation Attracts Attention

A case study by the School’s Thompson Center for Business Case Studies on the open innovation approach of Huawei, the world´s largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, led to the first proponent of open innovation, Professor Henry Chesbrough of UC Berkeley, inviting Professor Xu Yan to deliver a keynote speech at the 3rd World Open Innovation Conference (WOIC) held in ESADE Business Sc