Category: Events

Your summary of alumni events throughout Switzerland

Event Report: Value-Based Healthcare : fad or cure for systems globally?

INSEAD alumni and guests gathered in Lausanne to discuss the progress towards value-based healthcare systems. More than a decade ago Professor Michael E. Porter and Professor Elizabeth Teisberg introduced the idea of Value-Based Healthcare (VBHC) in their book Redefining Healthcare. In the meantime, many healthcare providers, insurers, pharmaceutical and medtech companies, have taken steps on …

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Event Report: Mastering Private Equity w/ Professor Claudia Zeisberger

Private equity is breaking fundraising and divestment records, creating an unprecedented number of private equity backed billion-dollar ventures, and attracting new entrants like never before, according to INSEAD Professor Claudia Zeisberger. Speaking to a packed conference room at an INSEAD alumni event in May 2018 in Zurich’s Au Premier, she said that the term “private …

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Event Report: What are central bank cryptocurrencies? Basel, March 13, 2018

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Morten Bech of the Bank of International Settlements was invited by INSEAD alumni on March 13, 2018 to speak on the prospect of central bank crypto- or digital currencies. He set the topic in a framework that enabled an informed and lively discussion.  Please follow the link for a live event report summarizing the presentation …

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Event Report: State of the Private Equity Industry , April 2018

In April 2018, the INSEAD Private Equity Club of Switzerland hosted a well-attended evening conference in Zurich on the State of the Private Equity Industry, featuring INSEAD alumnus Rolf Magnus Weddigen and his colleague Moritz Vielhauer from Bain & Co.’s private equity practice, along with a panel of industry practitioners.  Follow the link for a …

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Game Changer Workshop April 2018 – Short Report

INSEAD and Northwestern University alumni gathered for a sold out Zurich event in April, entitled Build on your strengths to become a Game Changer.   Workshop organizers made a available a post-event overview  and flyer (pdf).

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EMBA After Work Information Session & Networking Event, Geneva

EMBA After Work Information Session & Networking Event 26 April 2018 | 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Geneva You are warmly invited to attend our upcoming Information Session & Networking Event, with PWN Geneva-Lausanne chapter. Pierrette Doz-Perdrix, INSEAD Assistant Director of Marketing will provide insights into the Executive MBA programme and facilitate alumni testimonies. You …

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Connecting & Fitness: Sportegration Class at Silo Löwenbräu, October 2017

INSEAD alumni and guests were invited to workout with Sportegration, the Zurich-based social impact organization, in October 2017. Sporty and spirited INSEADers  were invited to workout with Sportegration at the stylishly repurposed Löwenbräu-Silo in October. Sportegration is an innovative non-profit organization that offers fitness workouts (fit-boxing, running, yoga) several times a week for both refugees …

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Event Report: Blockchain Functionalities and Future Possibilities

Follow the link for January 11, 2018  Event Report Blockchain Functionalities and Future Possibilities  (pdf)

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INSEAD Verbier Ski Weekend 2018: a 20 year tradition

The XXth edition of the INSEAD Verbier Ski Weekend in January 2018 was a milestone in the history of the Swiss National Alumni Association 0ver 50 alumni and partners travelled to Verbier for the twentieth year in a row to celebrate INSEAD spirit in a friendly and sporty atmosphere. They were welcomed by event organizers, …

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Event Report: Investment in Agriculture: Opportunities Across The Value Chain, IPEC, Geneva

You can download or view online our report about the panel discussion at our recent IPEC Geneva evening conference by clicking the link below. Event Report. Investment in Agriculture: Opportunities Across The Value Chain (pdf)

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