The “Alumni Homecoming & UM Open Day” organized by the Alumni and Development Office (ADO) was successfully held on campus on 13 April. Around 70 alumni graduated from 1992 to 2018 gathered at the alma mater with their families and friends, and tasted the excitement before the UM Open Day. Besides local alumni, there were alumni coming from Shanghai, Fujian and the Greater Bay Area as well.
A welcome afternoon tea party organized by the Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) marked the beginning of the event. Alumni and guests gathered at E22 and were warmly received by Prof. Jean Chen, Dean of FBA who gave an introduction to update the alumni about the faculty’s achievement and new development. A sharing session by two FBA alumni followed after the presentation. Alumnus Xiao Fei (Class of 2015, MBA), the Founder & CEO of Umbrele Technology Co.,Ltd. and alumnus LAW Chon Ieng (Class of 2012, BSc in Finance ), Area Manager of Pizza Hut Macau at Jardine Restaurant Group Hong Kong, were invited to be the guest speaker to share on their insight and experience on working field. A tour around the faculty facilities was then held after the sharing.
In the evening, ADO has arranged a dinner for the alumni and leaders from different UM alumni associations as well as guests at the Fortune Inn restaurant. Mr. Peng Chun Vong, Director of ADO welcomed all guests and alumni before the dinner started. He wished that alumni could be united and drawn closer to their alma mater through different ADO activities and he also took the chance to introduce the leaders and representatives from 13 UM alumni associations. A group photo was taken to record this precious moment. During the dinner, game and lucky draw were arranged to heat up the air and the dinner ended in laughter and joy.
Around 30 alumni stayed overnight on Postgraduate House to recall their student life and to join the UM Open Day held on the following day.