The Hong Kong Polytechnic University hosts MERMC Hong Kong Grand Final 2019
Last edited: 2019-Jan-20
For the FIFTH year running, MonsoonSIM Enterprise Resource Management Competition (MERMC) is ON and IT will be one of the most celebrated events for Educational Teachers and Students of Class 2019!!!
MonsoonSIM is proud to announce MERMC 2019 competition to be held in Hong Kong on August 10 & 11.
MERMC Hong Kong 2019 was put in place from collaboration among Mr. Michael Chan of Creative Talent Asia Limited(MonsoonSIM Hong Kong Partner), Mr. Abdy Taminsyah of MonsoonSIM Australia, Professor Dr. Esmond Mok, Dean of Students, and Professor Dr. Eric Tam, Head of School Union of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
From L to R: Prof Eric Tam, Mr. Abdy Taminsyah, Prof Esmond Mok
PolyU graciously agreed to welcome fellow participants from some of the most prestigious universities in Hong Kong -- The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), The Open University of Hong Kong Li Pace, The Hong Kong University School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) as well as participants from universities in the Southeast Asia region -- to COMPETE in MERMC Hong Kong Grand Final 2019.
CUHK students looking forward to MERMC Hong Kong 2019
In addition to being the host of the event, PolyU is keen to use MonsoonSIM to promote people development for their students. They see MonsoonSIM as an excellent way to develop students general business acumen, teamwork, cross functional and cross cultural understandings which can broaden their global horizons and enhance their competitive edge in the world market.
At PolyU, as Prof Mok put it, their vision is to excel in professional education, applied research and partnership for the betterment of Hong Kong, the nation and the world. They wish to give students the best university experience for their lifelong success, to set the goal for academic excellence, to move forward to become all-round leaders who are critical thinkers, effective communicators, innovative problem solvers, lifelong learners and ethical leaders to face the challenges of the ever-changing world.
ABOUT MonsoonSIM Enterprise Resource Management Competition
MERMC is an annual inter-varsity competition hosted by MonsoonSIM and its partners. The competition is a high-energy event involving students from different countries with the objective of exposing them to the concept of Enterprise Resource Management (ERM) through fun and exciting simulation games.
Students in teams of 5-player will be asked to run virtual companies to COMPETE against one another for the highest business KPI targets to win the competition.
Over 20000 students have participated in MERMC annual event since its inception in 2015.
Here is a video of our Grand Final in Singapore University of Social Sciences in 2018.
ABOUT REGIONAL GRAND FINAL HOSTING UNIVERSITY
Over the past eight decades, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed from a technical institution into one of the top universities in Asia. Evolving to meet the needs of an environment characterized by changes and complexity, the University has cemented its role as a key player not only in the higher education sector but in society as a whole.
PolyU offers a wide range of quality programmes which nurture graduates to be critical thinkers, effective communicators, innovative problem solvers, and socially responsible global citizens. PolyU is the first university in Hong Kong to include Service-Learning as a mandatory and credit-bearing subject for all undergraduate students. Service-Learning connects professional education with society needs and gives its students the opportunity to use their knowledge to improve others’ quality of life.