SIDC-IMD Strategic Partnership Programmes

Leadership Programmes

SIDC and IMD can partner with you at every step, helping to develop fully customized programmes that reflect the opportunities and challenges of your organisation. Together, you can maximise the benefits of IMD's world-class faculty to design learning solutions that meet your unique objectives and deliver the highest impact. SIDC-IMD embraces a fully flexible delivery approach by ensuring that: 
  • programmes will be delivered wherever it makes sense to you;
  • highly integrated learning solutions will blend together different innovative learning approaches to fit your needs; and 
  • partnerships are developed with cutting-edge organisations to enrich your experience and deepen the impact.

  • China Learning Expedition | 13-16 November 2017 | Shenzhen, China

    China Learning Expedition | 13-16 November 2017 | Shenzhen, China

    What can you expect from China in terms of competition? China's economic future is emerging in Shenzhen. Shenzhen has become the epicenter of China's manufacturing-driven miracle. It is staking its future growth on finance, technology and culture. Innovative new companies are drawn by Shenzhen's well-established manufacturing supply chains and transport links, proximity to Hong Kong's banking and financial expertise.

    Emerging industries such as information technology, biotech, green energy and new materials now account for about 40 percent of Shenzhen's economic output. Experience first-hand the speed of change (low-cost, process and technology innovation) that is shaping the world.

    The 4-day expedition includes visits to 5 companies:

    Programme Highlights

    • Develop a clear sense of what is required to grow the business, to take their companies from the local arena to being a key player in the global arena
    • Have an better and deeper understanding of entrepreneurial leadership – thinking out-of-the-box to look for business opportunities, refine their strategies and develop new ideas, inspire others to think creatively and motivates them to take on new initiatives
    • Gain insights on how the whole society is moving towards digital and how they can capitalize on the opportunities
    • Be inspired to disrupt, to venture into new businesses, to be more agile and innovative, to take their business to the next level
    • Built sustainable peer-to-peer networks and relationship for greater synergy

    Programme Schedule

    Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
    Arrival & Check-in Intro to the day Intro to the day Debrief
    The future of China Digital
    World-Class Giant from China
    The Most Innovative Company
    Lunch Lunch Lunch
    Introduction to Expedition
    Past, Present & Future
    Moving up the Value Chain
    Mili Power
    What It's like to be a Apple supplier
    Putting it into Context

    Doing Business in China
    Sharing Session with Industry Leaders
    Informal Dinner Free Evening Free Evening Depart for Airport

    Programme Fees

    Investment RM USD
    3-day Learning Expedition 30,000
    1. MYR – for Malaysian participants
    2. USD – for international participants
    3. Your investment does not include travel related expenses of participants (flight Kuala Lumpur-Shenzhen-Kuala Lumpur and taxi in KL), individual airport transfer for participants who will not arrive and depart with the group on the first and last day of program
    4. Travel documents should be arranged by participants
    5. Any transaction costs with respect to international banking transactions will be borne by the participants 
    * Meals: Breakfast – day 2 to 4, Dinner – day 1 and 3, Lunch and tea breaks – day 4.
  • Leadership Programmes

    List of Programmes

    Leading Digital Business Transformation
    -Leveraging digital innovations to transform your business
    Orchestrating Winning Performance
    Create your own learning journey
    Advanced Strategic Management
    -High impact strategy
    High Performance Leadership
    - Listen, influence, impact
    Mobilizing People
    -Leading with impact