The Global Engagement and Great China Affairs Unit under the Global Engagement and Communications Office at HKUST spearheads international collaborations with renowned institutions and multinational corporations worldwide, reinforcing our global presence and fostering cooperative relations. HKUST is part of a number of leading global alliances including the World Economic Forum, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities, and Asian Universities Alliance. Our unit supports the University in organizing regional and international meetings, academic and research programs. We also promote thought leadership at international events, organize delegations to develop strategic partnerships and joint programs, actively engage diplomats and Consuls General to promote constructive dialogues, and develop ties with universities in respective countries.