Location
  • Online
Term
J-Term, Maymester, Short Term, Spring Break, Summer, Winter
Subject Areas
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Program Details

Program Type
Direct EnrollmentProvider
Degree Level
Associates Bachelors Masters PhD.
Language
English

Pricing

Starting Price
$1,400 USD
Price Details
50% diversity and hardship scholarships are available. Full Scholarships available at participating universities!
What's Included
Activities
Mar 17, 2021
Jan 11, 2021

About Program

Build a startup. Build your networks. Build your career.

The world is changing at a rapid pace – and your future is coming at you fast! Join us on a virtual discovery tour of the Asia-Pacific region and find out just how far you could take your career or startup idea.

Over two inspiring weeks, you’ll join an awesome cohort of students and early-stage startup founders to learn from world-class thought leaders, mentors, investors, and innovators across the Asia-Pacific region.

Singapore is your virtual home base, with ‘day trips’ to Indonesia, South Korea, Hong Kong, India and Taiwan. You’ll get all the career benefits of a global HEX program with none of the jet lag. Plus, we’ll personally match you with an international mentor who will help supercharge your startup and career goals.

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Program Highlights

  • Practice design thinking principles to ideate a startup concept
  • Use industry market research methods to pinpoint and understand the needs of your customers
  • Learn UX and UI design standards and software to create product wireframes
  • Discover innovation trends and best practices in cities and workplaces around APAC
  • Refine your personal values, presentation skills and leadership style

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  • Support 9.5
  • Platform 9.5
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Walter
9/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Hacker Exchange HEX Sprint

Overall, I was very impressed with the quality of experience we were able to create on the weeklong sprint with HEX, especially given that we were fully remote.

The staff were supportive and offered valuable feedback. We were introduced to a plethora of powerful tools and got a rapid education in entrepreneurial thinking and strategy. The content from guest speakers was good overall, and some of the guest speakers were very good. The networking opportunities are fantastic.

If I had to order the most value elements of the program, they would be:
introduction to awesome resources
excellent networking opportunities
good general entrepreneurial education

What would you improve about this program?
There should be more coordination in the lead-up to the Sprint - groups were created seemingly at random, but I think groups should be chosen intentionally, and there should be more thought devoted to developing a great idea from the start.
7 people found this review helpful.
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hritik
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Amazing

Well coordinated and organised. Fell in love with the content provided. Learnt a lot from this program and met amazing brains from around the world. Looking forward to attending more such programs from the organisation. Also, if there is an opportunity in future to join the organising team, would love to put my efforts from the team as it was amazing how smooth the program was carried out. Non technical issues whatsoever. Also, this helped me make new.connections on linkedin and helped me broaden my connections

What is your advice to future travelers on this program?
Take as much as you can from this program as this will help you in every aspect of your life.
7 people found this review helpful.

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