ZURICH, November 3, 2020
Executive MBA
Alumni Panel & Networking Reception

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A one of a kind event
Each Premier Executive MBA event features a school alumni panel and networking session with executive education teams and former students from the Top 50 Executive MBA programmes in the world (Financial Times 2018). The event will allow you to learn more about the details and advantages of the EMBA and GEMBA degrees, and will provide all the information you need to develop your career and network in a privatised, exclusive location.

The Premier EMBA Experience

  • Learn more about executive education, its ROI, and the EMBA experience from business school alumni
  • Network with fellow business executives in a prestigious, privatised location
  • Meet executive education teams during optional, private meetings

Exclusive benefits of the event

By joining the event, you'll have the chance to receive feedback on your eligibility and suitability for the EMBA programmes directly from their teams and alumni. All event attendees also gain access to the Premier EMBA candidate platform on which you'll find additional resources about executive education and career development. Event attendees will also be able to sign up for an individual career consulting session with an executive coach.

Steigenberger Bellerive au Lac
Utoquai 47, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland Metro Station: Kreuzstrasse
ZURICH, November 3, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM “The EMBA Experience and ROI” – Panel discussion about the business school journey of successful alumni
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Networking cocktail with business experts and the top 50 global EMBA heads of admissions
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM “Connect Corner” – Space for individual consultations with business school representatives
Smita Suchde Gruetter
HEMLATA and TravelforGood , Founder
Adrian Groza
Amazon, Enterprise Account Manager
Roberto Marchetti
Albany International Machine Clothing division, Controller and FP&A
Joel Curado
Cisco Systems, Country Digitization Acceleration Leader, Digital Village

Alumnus of IE Business School

Joel is the Country Digitization Acceleration Leader - Digital Village at Cisco Switzerland with 12+ years' experience in Smart Cities, Digital Transformation & IoT.
Before, Joel was a Customer Success Manager for high touch accounts and a Technology Strategist for the Corporate Strategic Innovation Group, leading product strategy, & creation in the IoT area. His holistic view of technology and business allow him to create digital strategy roadmaps and new solutions together with startups and blue chip companies.
Previously, Joel was the Head of the Program Management Office, Internet of Everything for Cities in the Smart+Connected Communities organization, managing worldwide engagements of smart urban solutions in Cities such as Nice, Barcelona, Chicago, Hamburg, Copenhagen, Dubai.

Co-author of Cisco's City Transformational Playbook, a manual for cities to create Digitisation Strategies.

Expertise: Digital Transformation, Innovation, Strategy & Planning, Smart Cities, Project Management, Entrepreneurship, Product Management, Business Development, Public Speaking, Sustainability, virtual team mgmt, Wireless, Location Based Services, City Planning

Wei Hu
EMS Electro Medical Systems S.A, Regulatory Affairs Specialist