THE PROGRAM

PERIOD: January-December

The NextGen Leadership Program is a year-long journey designed for high-potential young professionals who want to develop their skills and expand their social networks. Each month, the future leaders will gather for a seminar, field trip, master class, or conversation with CEOs from industry-leading companies.

PARTICIPANTS WILL: THE OUTCOME WILL BE:
  • Strengthen their leadership talent.
  • Sharpen their English presentation skills.
  • Develop their international perspectives.
  • Focus on creative, innovative thinking.
  • Professional networks across sectors.
  • More creative, entrepreneurial thinking.
  • Professionals better equipped for the future.

COMMITMENT

The group will meet once or twice a month. Sessions will generally be in the evenings, with a few half-day training sessions and industry visits. Companies that send candidates commit to ensuring they can participate fully.

PROGRAM OUTLINE for 2022

  • Jan. 13: WELCOME SESSION
    An orientation and happy hour event for the 2022 NextGen participants.
  • Feb. 17: MEET THE CEO
    Tim Shields, General Manager & CEO, Cigna Taiwan Life Assurance Company Ltd.
  • Mar. 10: Personal Branding in the Future Workplace
    Cindy Chen, Regional Head, Adecco Taiwan & S. Korea
  • Apr. 14: Executive Presence: What shows up when you show up
    William Zyzo, Managing Director, Z&A Knowledge Solutions
  • May 12: MEET THE CEO
    Richard Chang, Senior Vice President-Asia, Costco Wholesale Taiwan
  • Jun. 9: CEO Fireside Chat
    Jamie Lin, President, Taiwan Mobile Co., Ltd
    Vincent Shih, Assistant General Counsel, and General Manager of CELA, Microsoft Taiwan
  • Jul. 14: Field Trip
  • Aug. 11: August Session:

  • Sep. 8: September Session
  • Oct. 13: October Session
  • Nov. 10: November Session

  • Dec. 8: GRADUATION CEREMONY
    A celebration with government officials, AmCham leaders and program partners.

** This is a preliminary outline, which is subject to change **

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Dec. 15, 2021

    Candidates will be notified of the decision.

MORE ABOUT THE PROGRAM

AmCham member and non-member companies are invited to encourage talented young staff members to apply.

  • A year-long series of events for selected high-potential young professionals.
  • Monthly programs will include seminars, field trips, master classes, or conversations with CEOs from industry-leading companies.
  • A unique opportunity to develop leadership skills, innovative thinking, international perspectives, and networks with other young professionals across sectors.

ELIGIBILITY

CREDENTIALS

  • 40 and under at the time of application.
  • The individual has been recognized for their high potential for an organizational leadership role.

PREFERENCE

An employee of a current AmCham member organization.

*Application from an independent individual is not permitted.*

COST

FEE

NT$60,000 for 12 sessions

PROGRAM FEE INCLUDES

  • Training sessions and industry visits.
  • Tickets to two AmCham chamber-wide events.
  • One-year unlimited access to all AmCham events under member conditions after completing 70% of the sessions.

*AmCham reserves the right of final decision on the interpretation of these terms and conditions.

How to Apply

  • Check your eligibility.
  • Gather supplementary documents.
  • Submit the online application form by clicking the button below!