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Orange County: The Global Economic Outlook: Investing in a Trump Economy
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Orange County: The Global Economic Outlook: Investing in a Trump Economy
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Orange County and OCMBA
February 21, 2017 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. 
The Center Club, 650 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA

Cost: $30 in advance, $40 at the door (cash only)

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to listen to the economic outlook in a Trump economy with like-minded business professionals and alumni from top tier B-Schools.

The speaker is Mark Kiesel. Mr. Kiesel is CIO Global Credit and a managing director in the Newport Beach office. He is a member of the Investment Committee, a generalist portfolio manager and the global head of corporate bond portfolio management, with oversight for the firm's investment grade, high yield, bank loan, municipal and insurance business as well as credit research. Morningstar named him Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year in 2012 and a finalist in 2010. He has written extensively on the topic of global credit markets, founded the firm's Global Credit Perspectives publication and regularly appears in the financial media. He joined PIMCO in 1996 and previously served as PIMCO's global head of investment grade corporate bonds and as a senior credit analyst. He has 24 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from the University of Chicago's Graduate School of Business. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan.

For more information on this event, please click here. 

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact Scott Shea, at sshea@gennaroshea.com.
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BlueSteps Complimentary Webinar: Mastering the Executive Interview
BlueSteps Complimentary Webinar: Mastering the Executive Interview


Date: Wednesday, February 22nd

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Online

Cost: Free




Executive interviews give you the opportunity to showcase your unique talents and to demonstrate your capabilities to your potential future employer.

Knowing how to do this in a way that will appeal to your interviewer and match their criteria can be a difficult task, which is why BlueSteps is hosting a complimentary webinar to share insider secrets on successful executive interviewing techniques.

This webinar will cover:
- How to prepare, practice and perform for your interview
- The 'secret weapon' to make your interviews meaningful and memorable
- The strategies to help you manage a variety of challenging interview situations
- What interviewers really want to know but don't always ask
- How to proactively follow-up to maximize your chances of getting the offer
- And more...




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EMBAG/AC: NYC Residential Real Estate: What's In Store for 2017?
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EMBAG/AC:  NYC Residential Real Estate:  What's In Store for 2017?
Presented by the Columbia Business School EMBA Global Alumni Club
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. 
The Boardroom Halstead Property, LLC 499 Park Avenue New York, NY, 10022

Cost: $20 for CBS alumni and guests

Buy your tickets and join fellow Globals for a panel discussion and networking on the NYC Residential Real Estate Market with the following themes:


	Resurgence of the urban center vis-a-vis suburbia and the factors that have driven this
	Proliferation of luxury new developments post-recession and lingering effect
	State of the current market and what factors could pose opportunities and threats
	Where are the next best bets for mom-and-pop investors
	Words of wisdom for the apartment-buying / apartment listing process


Speakers will include:


	
Greg Heym, Chief Economist, Terra Holdings
	
Richard Grossman, President, Halstead Property
	
Christopher Sullivan, Private Mortgage Banker, Wells Fargo
	
Gregory Akselband, Esq., Residential Real Estate Attorney
	Moderator: Jacob E. Miles '12, Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker 


For more information on this event, please click here. 

If you have any questions regarding this event, or would like to be involved in planning future events, please contact Columbia Business School EMBA Global Alumni Club leaders, Deirdre Humen '07 or Jacob Miles '12. 
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Tampa Area Alumni Reception with Dr. William Klepper
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Tampa Area Alumni Reception with Dr. William Klepper
Presented by Columbia Business School's Office of Alumni Relations and hosted by Shannon Reid ’00
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Raymond James, 880 Carillon Parkway, St. Petersburg, FL

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to join Tampa area alumni for a special reception. Dr. William Klepper, management professor at Columbia Business School, will lead a discussion on his book, The CEO’s Boss: Tough Love in the Boardroom. His book was ranked as one of the top five books by The Wall Street Journal’s livemint.com in December 2010.

The evening is generously hosted by alumna Shannon Reid ’00, vice president at Raymond James Financial, Inc. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other Columbia Business School alumni and hear the latest updates from the School.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact the Columbia Business School Office of Alumni Relations at alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu.
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Washington D.C. Alumni Breakfast with Joanna Leavitt
Please join Joanna Leavitt, senior associate director of Alumni Relations—from External Relations and Development at Columbia Business School—for breakfast with fellow alumni based in the Washington D.C. area. Joanna will share updates regarding the School, our upcoming 2017 Reunion program, and our ongoing Centennial celebrations around the world.

The breakfast will take place on Friday, February 24, 2017, from 7:30–8:30 a.m. at:
Urbana, Hotel Palomar, 2121 p St NW, Washington, D.C. 20037.

There is no cost to attend this event, however RSVP is required.
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New York: 13th Annual Columbia Business School Healthcare Conference
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New York: 13th Annual Columbia Business School Healthcare Conference
Presented by Columbia Business School’s Healthcare Industry Association and the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management Program
Friday, February 24, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
InterContinental Barclay, 111 East 48th Street, New York, NY

Cost: $30 for members of Healthcare Industry Association Early Bird Special, $55 for Columbia Business School students, $75 for Columbia Students (all schools), $150 for Columbia Alumni Early Bird Special, $250 for professionals and non Columbia Students Early Bird Special.

Columbia Business School’s Healthcare Industry Association (HCIA) and the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management (HPM) Program present the 13th annual Columbia Business School Healthcare Conference! This year’s theme, “Shaping Healthcare's Future: Delivering Value along the Continuum of Care,” brings together experts from across the full spectrum of the healthcare industry to discuss and debate the dramatic changes underway to align incentives, improve health outcomes, and “bend the cost curve.” Our keynotes and panelists will be announced shortly.

The Conference attracts practitioners and students from Columbia and other top-tier professional schools. Speakers from established healthcare organizations, emerging companies, and investment firms will present informed views on the transformative impact New York City is having on the healthcare industry. 

This year we will have two keynotes (to be announced shortly), and diverse panels:


	
Value-Based Care: Who is Getting It Right?
	
Pharma’s Next Act: Succeeding in a Value-Based System
	
Sellers and Buyers: The Value Proposition of Digital Health
	Unlocking the Value of the Genome for Personalized Healthcare and Better Outcomes


If you have any questions, please contact cbshcconference@gmail.com.
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Latin American Business Conference 2017
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Latin American Business Conference 2017
Presented by the Columbia Business School Latin American Business Association and the NYU Stern Latin American Business Association, in partnership with the Young Professionals of the Americas
Friday, February 24, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
680 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065

Tickets:
LABA members: $35
Non-LABA members: $65
*Lunch and cocktail included

The Latin American Business Conference will bring together current and rising leaders from Latin America for a full-day conference. Experts and rising game changers in fintech, entrepreneurship, macroeconomics, and managerial challenges will speak in a series of panels about the current reality and solutions for the region. Featuring Gerardo Mato, chairman of global banking in the Americas, HSBC and Linda Rottenberg, founder & CEO, Endeavor as keynote speakers, as well as leaders from UBS, Investopedia, Cubo, Hotel Urbano, and FTI Consulting, among others.

For its 2017 edition, the Columbia Business School LABA and NYU Stern LABA clubs are joining forces to organize the conference with the Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) — an initiative of the Americas Society/Council of the Americas.
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Delhi: India’s Increasing International Role and its Importance to the U.S.: A Discussion with Professor Raymond Horton
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please e-mail Tina Saighal ’01 at tsaighal01@gsb.columbia.edu or Rajesh Dhuddu CIBE ’15 at rdhuddu15@gsb.columbia.edu.

Delhi: India’s Increasing International Role and its Importance to the U.S.: A Discussion with Professor Raymond Horton
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Delhi
Friday, February 24, 2017 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
The American Center Library, American Center, 24 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi, India

Cost: free of charge; RSVP is Required

Columbia Business School alumni are cordially invited to join Professor Raymond Horton, Frank R. Lautenberg Professor of Ethics and Corporate Governance, Management, on a discussion of India’s international role. India’s role is of increasing importance to the U.S. because of the way the tides of international power are changing. Following the discussion, there will be a networking reception for event attendees.

If you have any other questions, please e-mail Tina Saighal ’01 at tsaighal01@gsb.columbia.edu or Rajesh Dhuddu CIBE ’15 at rdhuddu15@gsb.columbia.edu.
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Washington, D.C. Student and Alumni Reception
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Washington, D.C. Student and Alumni Reception
Presented by the Columbia Business School Office of Alumni Relations and Alumni Club of Washington, D.C.
Friday, February 24, 2017 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Mission, 1606 20th Street, NW, Washington, D.C.

Cost: Free for CBS alumni to attend. Drinks and appetizers are included.

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to join current students for a special reception. CBS social enterprise students are traveling during their annual trek, and would greatly enjoy meeting with local D.C. alumni. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other alumni, make new friends, and connect with former classmates.

If you have any other questions, please contact the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Washington, D.C. club leader, Aba Tyus ’15, at cbs@cbswashingtondc.org.
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Washington, D.C. Student and Alumni Reception
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Washington, D.C. Student and Alumni Reception
Presented by Columbia Business School’s Office of Alumni Relations, and the Alumni Club of Washington, D.C.
Friday, February 24, 2017 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. 
Mission, 1606 20th Street, NW, Washington, D.C.

Cost: Free for CBS alumni to attend. Drinks and appetizers are included.

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to join current students for a special reception. CBS social enterprise students are traveling during their annual trek, and would greatly enjoy meeting with local D.C. alumni. This is a wonderful opportunity to socialize with fellow alumni, make new friends, and connect with former classmates.

For more information about this event, please click here. 

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Washington, D.C. club leader, Aba Tyus ’15, at cbs@cbswashingtondc.org.
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Networking, Cocktails, and Conversation with The Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center
The Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center invites you to join an evening of networking, cocktails, and conversation with fellow Columbia Business School alumni.

Monday, February 27, 2017
7:00–9:30 p.m.

The Grove–Hayes
301 Hayes Street
San Francisco, CA
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Vince Ponzo ’03, managing director of Lang Center, will lead a discussion touching upon the Lang Center’s latest initiatives, building the West Coast ecosystem, and opportunities to engage.

Space is limited, so please kindly RSVP by February 22.
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Los Angeles: All B-School Happy Hour at Wellesbourne
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Los Angeles: All B-School Happy Hour at Wellesbourne
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Los Angeles
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. 
 Wellesbourne, 10929 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, 90064

Cost: Free to attend / No host bar & food

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to join alumni from Booth, Haas, Harvard, IESE, INSEAD, Kellogg, LMU, London School of Business, NYU, Ross, Stanford, UCLA, USC, and Wharton at Wellesbourne on Pico. 

For more information on this event, please click here. 

If you have any questions about this event, please call  (310) 474-0102. 
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Tamer Center Career Advising Event presented by The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise
Please note, the room has been changed to Uris 330.

Registration for this event can be found here:  https://columbiasocialenterprise.org/civicrm/event/register?reset=1&id=563 

 


How to start and grow your career in impact investing?
featuring Antony Bugg-Levine, CEO at Nonprofit Finance Fund

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
6:00–7:30 p.m.

Columbia Business School
Uris Hall, Room 330
Refreshments with RSVP

Are you wondering how to chart a career in impact investing? Do you want to learn more about how impact investing is making a positive difference in New York neighborhoods and other US communities? Are you wondering how all this matters in a time of Trump and Brexit?Or just curious to find out what all the fuss is about?

Join NFF CEO and industry leader Antony Bugg-Levine for an informal discussion about what impact investing is, where it comes from, and where it’s going, as well as the skills needed to land and succeed in the impact investing job that's right for you.

Agenda:
6:00-6:30pm - Guests will have the opportunity to network. Light refreshments will be served.
6:30-7:10pm - Presentation by Antony Bugg-Levine
7:10-7:30pm - Q&A

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Tamer Center at socialenterprise@gsb.columbia.edu. We hope to see you there!

ABOUT ANTONY BUGG-LEVINE
Antony Bugg-Levine is the CEO of Nonprofit Finance Fund, a national nonprofit and financial intermediary that unlocks the potential of mission-driven organizations through tailored investment, strategic advice, and accessible insights. In this role, he oversees more than $340M of investment capital and a national consulting practice, and works with a range of philanthropic, private sector and government partners to develop and implement innovative approaches to financing social change. He was previously managing director at the Rockefeller Foundation, founding chair of the Global Impact Investing Network, and country director for Kenya and Uganda at TechnoServe.
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Tax Reform 2017
Tax Reform 2017

*Presented by/Sponsored by the Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy

*Tuesday, February 28, 2017 @ 6:15pm-7:45pm

*Room 142, Uris Hall, Columbia Business School

 

Free of charge

 

US tax reform or changes have been discussed for years. Now we have a unified political environment in both the Executive and Legislative branches of government. What are the ideas we can expect from them? What will be the impact? Comments have already been made about a border tax on imports. How will that work? What will be the likely impact on trade? What changes will impact individuals? Will taxes really be cut for the middle class?

 

This panel will address these questions and more. Join us and find out where the US might be headed.

 

Mihir A. Desai, Mizuho Financial Group Professor of Finance, Harvard Business School

Michael J. Graetz, Columbia Alumni Professor of Tax Law, Columbia Law School

Alex Raskolnikov, Wilbur H. Friedman Professor of Tax Law and co-chair of the Charles E. Gerber Transactional Studies Center, Columbia Law School.

 

*Registration: www.richmancenter.org/taxreform

 

*Contact information: richmancenter@gsb.columbia.edu
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