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Atlanta: WACE 2016
RSVP required. To register for this event, please click here. 

Fourth Annual Atlanta Alumni Gathering
Presented the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Atlanta and sponsored by Bernard Gray '74
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
The Buckhead Club, 3344 Peachtree Road, Suite 2600, Atlanta, Georgia

Columbia Business School alumni, current students, and recently admitted students are welcome to attend this annual event featuring special guest speaker Bruce Kogut, director of the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics and Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Professor of Leadership and Ethics at Columbia Business School.

Cocktail Attire Requested

Special thanks to our event sponsor and Planning Committee Chair:

Bernard Gray ’74
Member of the Board of Overseers

Planning Committee:
Allan Elsas ’65
Peter Moister ’73
John Lally ’75
Donna Northington ’82
Allan Keiter ’91
David Walmsley ’92
Ted Davies ’93
Jill Wessendorf ’99
Nathan Ladde ’06
Ernest Kaufmann ’10
William Blue ’14

If you have any questions, please call 212-854-8815 or email alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu.
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New Jersey: WACE 2016
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New Jersey: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Northern New Jersey
Thursday, September 28, 2016 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
[words] Bookstore, 179 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to join us for a special networking reception with featured special guest speaker, Professor William Duggan. Please join us to hear Professor Duggan speak about his book, The Seventh Sense: How Flashes of Insight Change Your Life. 

Please e-mail Jonah Zimiles ’08 at jzimiles08@gsb.columbia.edu if you have any questions.
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Annual iRelaunch Return to Work Conference
Annual iRelaunch Return to Work Conference
Presented by Alumni Career Management Center


Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 
Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, New York

Cost: $195 (until Sept. 2); $225 (after Sept. 2)

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Expert guidance, concrete direction, and the opportunity to connect with interested employers—that’s what you can expect at the iRelaunch Return to Work Conference.  It’s a one-day event specifically designed to meet the needs of experienced professionals returning from career break and the employers interested in recruiting them.

This event is coordinated by iRelaunch, led by CEO Carol Fishman Cohen, co-author of the acclaimed career reentry strategy book, Back on the Career Track.

For more information regarding this event, please contact Alumni Career Services at alumnicareers@gsb.columbia.edu.



 
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Spain: WACE 2016
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Spain: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Spain
Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
La Galería del 32, Avenida de la Industria, 32, Alcobendas, Madrid

Cost: €20 per person for dues-paying members of the Club and their spouses; 30€ per person for non-members and their spouses.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to celebrate the club's Annual General Meeting, where elections will be held for a new board. After the meeting, the club will hold a wine and cheese reception with a live jazz concert performed by the Richard Krull Trio.

Timeline for this event:

7:30 - 8:00 p.m.:    Welcome to participants and guests.

8:00 - 9:00 p.m.:    Annual General Meeting of the CBS Club of Spain and board elections.

9:00 - 11:00 p.m.:  Private wine and cheese reception and jazz concert.

 Please e-mail members@cbsclubspain.org if you have any questions.
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Paris: WACE 2016
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Paris: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of France
Friday, September 30, 2016 from 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
France-Amériques, 9-11 Avenue Franklin Roosevelt, Paris, France

Cost: €30.00 for members and €40.00 for non-members.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni from the region will gather for a conference and debate discussion featuring François Auque, Head of Space Systems in Airbus Defense and Space, who will discuss the challenges and future implications of European space policy following the Brexit vote. Admiral Alain Coldefy and Pascal Yrissou ’05 will moderate between participants and François Auque for the discussion.

If you have any questions, please email Pascal Yrissou ’05 at prissou05@gsb.columbia.edu.
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2016 Social Enterprise Conference - "Cities Transformed: Empowering Individuals, Businesses & Communities"
Presented by the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School 

Friday, September 30 from 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. 

Columbia University’s Lerner Hall

2920 Broadway, between 115th and 114th Street, New York, NY

 

Cost: $150 General Admission; $100 Columbia University faculty, staff, and alumni; $50 non-CU students, $30 Columbia University students

 

The Annual Conference will bring together over 600 attendees from across Columbia University. This year, the theme will explore the opportunities for social innovators to transform cities in ways that fully empower individuals, businesses and communities. Attendees will hear from featured speakers from Drive Change, Robin Hood Foundation, Closed Loop Fund, America Needs You, EnGoPlanet, among many others. Read more about our speakers here: http://www.columbiasocialenterprise.org/conference/speakers

 

The dress code is business casual.

 

Early registration is highly recommended. For more information and to register, please visit the conference website: www.columbiasocialenterprise.org/conference
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Mumbai: WACE 2016
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Mumbai: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Mumbai
Friday, September 30, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Bombay Canteen, Unit-1, Process House, Kamala Mills, Near Radio Mirchi Office, S.B. Road, Lower Parel, Mumbai, India

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to a networking event co-organized by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of India, Columbia Alumni Association of India (CAAI), and Barnard Club of India. Come to connect with friends, classmates, and colleagues! Please e-mail alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu if you have any questions.
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October

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20th Sir Gordon Wu Distinguished Speaker Forum
Presented by the Jerome A. Chazen Institute for Global Business

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 from 6:30-8:30pm
Columbia Club, 15 W 43rd St, New York, NY 

 

Featured Speaker: George Tan, Senior VP at Met Life Inc. and CEO and Board Director at Met Life China

 

Details will be forthcoming.

 

For more information on the Sir Gordon Wu Distinguished Speaker Forum, please visit: http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/chazen/events/wuspeakerseries

 

Please contact the Chazen Institute at chazen@columbia.edu or 212-854-4750 if you have any questions.
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Moving Beyond Money Capitalism: Japan’s Alternative Economic Model of Satoyama Capitalism
Presented by the Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia Business School

RSVP is required for this event. RSVP at http://www.japansociety.org/event/moving-beyond-money-capitalism-japans-alternative-economic-model-of-satoyama-capitalism

Cost

Non-Japan Society members: $20

Japan Society Corporate Members: Free, up to designated number of tickets; additional tickets $15

Japan Society Individual Members at Patron Circle level and above: $15

Academic and government: $15

Featuring: Kosuke Motani ’94, Chief Research Economist, Japan Research Institute

Moderator: Shawn Escoffery, Director of Strong Local Economies, Surdna Foundation

Japan is facing unprecedented and extraordinary challenges; Japan’s massive government debt, slow economic growth rate, demographic shifts, and deadly earthquakes and tsunamis. In the midst of all this, satoyama capitalism, an alternative economic model that focuses on fostering self-sustainable local economies, has been attracting immense attention in Japan. In particular, rural areas are embracing this new concept by utilizing locally available resources, technology, and infrastructure to restore their vitality. In this program, Kosuke Motani ‘94, Chief Research Economist at the Japan Research Institute and author of best-selling book Satoyama Capitalism, discusses the paradigm shift towards satoyama capitalism and the concept behind this economic model. He also shares best practices and examples of communities implementing satoyama capitalism in Japan.

 
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Asian Alumni Club of New York: WACE 2016
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please click here. 

Asian Alumni Club of New York: WACE 2016 
Presented by the Columbia Business School Asian Alumni Club, Hispanic Alumni Association, and African American Alumni Association
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA), 500 7th Avenue, 17A, New York, NY

Cost: $25 for alumni and guests.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community. 

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to join us for a panel discussion on Building their Digital Innovation Playbook: CBS Alumni of Color Transforming the Business World via Technology. The coupling of technology and business has the potential to cause paradigm shifts. This panel will explore how to leverage technology to transform traditional industries. The panel will discuss how to re-imagine customary business practices and share how to overcome challenges.

The panel consists of:


	
Rachel Ten Brink ’01, Co-founder and CMO, Scentbird
	
Aaron Graf ’08, CEO and Co-founder, LG Fairmont Group
	
Michele Lezama ’93, Executive Director, The National GEM Consortium (Moderator)
	
Paulina Yick ’94, Marketing Manager, Verisk Analytics


Please also join representatives from the Columbia Business School Career Management Center, as they present new services created for the career advancement and transition of alumni. Nicole Gehrmann, senior associate director, and Thomas Monaco, director, will both be in attendance.

If you have any questions, please contact Paulina Yick ’94 at pyick94@gsb.columbia.edu.

 
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African American Alumni Association of New York: WACE 2016
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please click here. 

African American Alumni Association of New York: WACE 2016 
Presented by the Columbia Business School African American Alumni Association, Asian Alumni Club, and Hispanic Alumni Association
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA), 500 7th Avenue, 17A, New York, NY

Cost: $25 for alumni and guests.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community. 

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to join us for a panel discussion on Building their Digital Innovation Playbook: CBS Alumni of Color Transforming the Business World via Technology. The coupling of technology and business has the potential to cause paradigm shifts. This panel will explore how to leverage technology to transform traditional industries. The panel will discuss how to re-imagine customary business practices and share how to overcome challenges.

The panel consists of:


	
Rachel Ten Brink ’01, Co-founder and CMO, Scentbird
	
Aaron Graf ’08, CEO and Co-founder, LG Fairmont Group
	
Michele Lezama ’93, Executive Director, The National GEM Consortium (Moderator)
	
Paulina Yick ’94, Marketing Manager, Verisk Analytics


Please also join representatives from the Columbia Business School Career Management Center, as they present new services created for the career advancement and transition of alumni. Nicole Gehrmann, senior associate director, and Thomas Monaco, director, will both be in attendance.

If you have any questions, please contact Joy Williams ’01 at jwilliams01@gsb.columbia.edu.
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Hispanic Alumni Association of New York: WACE 2016
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please click here. 

Hispanic Alumni Association of New York: WACE 2016 
Presented by the Columbia Business School Hispanic Alumni Association, African American Alumni Association, and Asian Alumni Club
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA), 500 7th Avenue, 17A, New York, NY

Cost: $25 for alumni and guests.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community. 

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to join us for a panel discussion on Building their Digital Innovation Playbook: CBS Alumni of Color Transforming the Business World via Technology. The coupling of technology and business has the potential to cause paradigm shifts. This panel will explore how to leverage technology to transform traditional industries. The panel will discuss how to re-imagine customary business practices and share how to overcome challenges.

The panel consists of:


	
Rachel Ten Brink ’01, Co-founder and CMO, Scentbird
	
Aaron Graf ’08, CEO and Co-founder, LG Fairmont Group
	
Michele Lezama ’93, Executive Director, The National GEM Consortium (Moderator)
	
Paulina Yick ’94, Marketing Manager, Verisk Analytics


Please also join representatives from the Columbia Business School Career Management Center, as they present new services created for the career advancement and transition of alumni. Nicole Gehrmann, senior associate director, and Thomas Monaco, director, will both be in attendance.

If you have any questions, please contact Rachel Ten Brink ’01 at rtenbrink01@gsb.columbia.edu.
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Melbourne: WACE 2016
Melbourne: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Melbourne
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Melbourne, Australia 

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to a networking dinner in Melbourne for the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event. Details and registration forthcoming. Please e-mail Fred Grimwade '85 at fgrimwade85@gsb.columbia.edu or Andrea Burgess '08 at aburgess08@gsb.columbia.edu if you have any questions.
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Virtual Event: Ask the Coach
Virtual Event: Ask the Coach


Need career advice? Join this free virtual event, Ask the Coach, where participants will have the chance to connect with career coaches for one-on-one text-based chats. Sign-in from your home or work computer and connect with experts who will answer your biggest questions on topics, such as: job search strategy, career transition, re-entry into the workforce, industry advice, networking tips, advice for business owners/entrepreneurs, goal setting, leadership, and management.

Featured Coaches: Alana Waisbrot, Charly Gates, Eileen Wolkstein, Ferne Traeger, Debra Feldman

(Click here to read about the coaches on the CBS website.)

Date:Thursday, October 6th

Time: 7:00PM - 8:00 PM EST

Cost: Free

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Presented by Alumni and EMBA Career Management Center

*For more information regarding this event, please contact Alumni Career Management at alumnicareers@gsb.columbia.edu.
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Rome: WACE 2016
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please e-mail Paolo Santambrogio at paolo_santambrogio@yahoo.it. 

Rome: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Rome and the London Business School Italy Alumni Club
Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
British School at Rome, Via A. Gramsci 61, Rome, Italy

Cost: €30 for alumni to attend, to pay at the door.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to join a discussion featuring Jill Morris CMG, UK Ambassador to the Italian Republic, on Beyond the referendum: a new approach to international relationships.

The outcome of the UK referendum on EU sent waves of shock through the international community. The Ambassador will share some thoughts on how to move on from that. The event will start at 7:30 p.m. with a welcome drink. At 8:00 p.m., the keynote speech will start, followed by Q&A. At the end of the debate, a dinner buffet will be served.

If you have any questions, please e-mail alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu. 
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Delhi: Executive Search Panel Discussion and Networking Event 
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: Executive Search Panel Discussion and Networking Event 
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Delhi
Friday, October 7, 2016 from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Palms Club, B Block, Sushant Lok, Phase I, Gurgaon, India

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to join us for the Executive Search Panel Discussion and networking event to be hosted for the first time in India in collaboration with the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) and BlueSteps. This event will involve a panel discussion focusing on how to work with an executive search firm to drive overall career strategy, the key aspects that executive search firms look for in a candidate, and how alumni should network with search consultants. This event is generously sponsored by the CBS EPM class of 2015. The panel will consist of:


	
Aparna Ahuja, Athena Executive Search and Consulting
	
Atul Bhandari, Spencer Stuart
	
Rajesh Dhuddu CIBE ’15, Moderator
	
Ajay Sood, Stanton Chase


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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London: WACE 2016
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please click here. 

London: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of London
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 6:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
SG Hambros Private Bank, 8 St. James's Square, SW1Y 4JU, London

Cost: £10 for dues paying members to attend, £15 for non-members. Cost includes light refreshments.

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September and October to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni are invited to join us for an Angel Investing Conference featuring guest speaker Xavier Rolet ’84, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, followed by a short Q&A session. The London Club warmly thanks the SGPB Hambros French team for generously hosting the event at their Mayfair office.

If you have any questions, please e-mail alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu. 
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Montreal: WACE 2016
RSVP is required. To register for this event, please e-mail Robert Fine ’14 at rfine14@gsb.columbia.edu.   

Montreal: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Montreal
Friday, October 14, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Biiru, 1433 Rue City Councillors, Montreal, (QC)

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events in September and October to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Columbia Business School alumni and guests are invited to join fellow alumni, friends, and colleagues for a relaxed happy hour and networking event at Biiru. Come to mingle with friends, colleagues, and classmates at this special WACE event!

Please e-mail alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu if you have any questions.
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Mexico City: WACE 2016
Mexico City: WACE 2016
Presented by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of Mexico City
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Torre Mayor Piso 51, Mexico City

Join us at the 2016 Worldwide Alumni Club Event (WACE) as the School continues the Centennial celebration in your region. Alumni clubs from around the world will host WACE events to celebrate our diverse and dynamic alumni community.

Please save the date for the 2016 Mexico City Worldwide Alumni Club Event. Details and registration forthcoming. Please e-mail alumniclubs@gsb.columbia.edu if you have any questions.
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BlueSteps Complimentary Webinar: Executive Search and Your Networking Strategy
Executive Search and Your Networking Strategy





Date: Wednesday, October 19th

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm ET

Location: Online

Cost: FREE



The 2016 BlueSteps Job Outlook Report highlights that the number of executives seeking new opportunities has reached a six-year high.

With increased competition in the executive jobs market, knowing how to build and professional connections, particularly among the search community, can be vital to one's executive career success.

Our panel of experienced executive search consultants will provide expert advice on how to network with executive search consultants, including the following topics:


	How executive search fits into your overall networking strategy
	How to make initial contact with search consultants
	How to make yourself more visible to the search community
	Do's and don'ts of networking with executive search consultants
	Industry and regional insights on executive jobs, directly from the search community


Moderator
Joe Chappell, (Managing Director, Global Marketing & Communications - AESC)

Panelists
Adam Saunders, Managing Partner, Global Practice Leader, Financial Services - Amrop
Janine Ames, Global Leader, Business and Professional Services Practice - Spencer Stuart
Lindsay Landsberg, Principal - Boyden Global Executive Search, Chicago
Further panelists TBA




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Skilled Interviewee: See Yourself Before Being Seen
Skilled Interviewee: See Yourself Before Being Seen


Date: Thursday, October 20th

Location: Conference Room 33 W 60th St, 10th Fl

Cost: Free

Sign up for 50 minutes with Hannah Chase, one of the Experienced Professionals Career Management advisers. During your session you will record a 30 minute on-camera mock interview, give your pitch and best answers to commonly asked questions and receive on the spot feedback. 



Log into COIN with your Lifetime Id and password, select "Advising" from the menu bar, and sign up for one of the appointments titled "Video Mock Interview with Hannah Chase." Be sure to upload your resume before your interview.


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November

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Refresh, Restart, Rebuild: Return to Work Boot Camp
Refresh, Restart, Rebuild: Return to Work Boot Camp


Date: Friday, November 11th

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EST

Location: Conference Room, 33 W 60th ST, 10th Fl, New York, NY 10023

Cost: $300



 
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Networking Forum
Networking Forum


Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location: Columbia Club of New York, 15 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036

Cost: $30

This event is designed to provide experienced professionals (alumni and current EMBA students) with an opportunity to network with industry experts. Attendees will be able to circulate to industry specific tables in order to ask questions, seek advice, and strategize how they can effectively position themselves to transition into or move up within certain industries.

Representatives TBA

For more information regarding this event, please contact Alumni Career Management at alumnicareers@gsb.columbia.edu


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December

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Skilled Interviewee: See Yourself Before Being Seen
Skilled Interviewee: See Yourself Before Being Seen


Date: Thursday, December 1st

Location: Conference Room, 33 W 60th St, 10th Fl

Cost: Free

Sign up for 50 minutes with Hannah Chase, one of the Experienced Professionals Career Management advisers. During your session you will record a 30 minute on-camera mock interview, give your pitch and best answers to commonly asked questions and receive on the spot feedback. 



Log into COIN with your Lifetime Id and password, select "Advising" from the menu bar, and sign up for one of the appointments titled "Video Mock Interview with Hannah Chase." Be sure to upload your resume before your interview.


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Webinar: Startup with Vince Ponzo
Startup with Vince Ponzo


Date: Thursday, December 1st

Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am EST

Location: Online

Cost: $10


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Startup Columbia Online Chat
Startup Columbia Online Chat


Date: Thursday, December 1st

Time: 11:00 am to 12:30 pm EST

Cost: FREE



Chat 1:1 with fellow CBS Alumni from anywhere on any device.

Online networking enables you to speed-network no matter where you are in the world. You can use sign in from your home, office, local library, smartphone or tablet. The chats are text-based and timed, allowing you to make connections, exchange contact information, and end the hour with several new connections you didn't have before. After the chats, add your new contacts to your network by connecting adding them to your LinkedIn networks or following up via email.

Here are some ideas on how to get the conversation started:


	What did you study?
	What do you do professionally?
	What are you looking to provide or gain from this event?
	Can I ask for your advice on ____?
	What's your favorite memory on campus?
	If you could do one thing differently in your career, what would it be?
	What's the best piece of advice you received during your college career?


A transcript of your conversations will be saved for you to access after each event, so you can look back at your chat history, review your notes, gather contact information and follow up!




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February

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Mexico City Centennial Showcase
Registration details forthcoming. If you have any questions, please e-mail alumni@gsb.columbia.edu.

Mexico City Centennial Showcase
Monday, February 13, 2017, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
The St. Regis Mexico City, Paseo de la Reforma 439, Cuauhtémoc, 06500 Ciudad de México, D.F., Mexico

We invite you to join fellow alumni, current students, renowned faculty members, and School leaders for Columbia Business School's Centennial Showcases in Mexico to celebrate the School's 100-year anniversary. Glenn Hubbard, dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics, will reflect on the remarkable history of this institution and look ahead to its exciting future, sharing predictions about what is in store for management education and business at large.

The celebration of the Centennial started in August 2015. This event is part of a 15-city global Centennial Showcase series hosted by Dean Hubbard. 

The Columbia Business School Centennial is a special opportunity to engage with the School's global network, connect over shared traditions, and celebrate the launch of our second century of success at the very center of business. For more information on the Centennial, please visit www.gsb.columbia.edu/centennial.
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