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Alumni Events

September 22: Pitt Business/Pitt Engineering Alumni Gathering in Troy, MI

Dean Arjang Assad will be hosting an evening alumni gathering in Troy, MI for all Pitt Business and Pitt Engineering alumni (with a special emphasis on alumni who work or worked at Ford Motor Company at one point in their career).

September 27: Pitt Business Alumni Gathering in Philadelphia

We warmly invite you to a gathering of Pitt Business Alumni in Philadelphia, PA on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Come together to meet fellow graduates in the area and our MBA & MS students who will be in town participating in the 2017 Annual Conference & Exposition presented by NBMBAA & Prospanica happening that week (one of the largest conferences in the city this year).

October 12-14: Pitt Business Homecoming Events 2017

Football is in the air and it will soon be time to return to campus for Pitt’s 2017 Homecoming celebrations Thursday, October 12 through Saturday, October 14. Be sure to check out all our Pitt Business Homecoming 2017 events!

October 27: KGSB Japan Alumni Networking Reception and Annual Conference in Tokyo, Japan

Katz Graduate School of Business Japan Alumni Network (KGSB JANet) cordially invites Katz alumni to the Networking Reception and Alumni Conference in Tokyo on Friday, October 27, 2017. This event will be a great opportunity to meet with Katz alumni and develop your Katz network in Japan. Also, we will have the Annual Conference in this meeting.

November 3: Supply Chain Management Symposium- The Evolving Responsiveness Cost Frontier

Join our Center for Supply Chain Management on Friday, November 3, 2017 this years symposium.

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Alumni News

In Memoriam: Dr. Thomas L. Saaty
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Distinguished University Professor Thomas L. Saaty passed away at the age of 91. Saaty was an exceptionally gifted researcher and prolific author, and is best known as the creator of the decision-making mechanisms Analytics Hierarchy Process (AHP) and Analytic Network Process (ANP) for resolving complex problems.

Marshall P. Katz, Board of Visitors Member and former CEO of Papercraft Corporation, Dies
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Marshall P. Katz, a member of the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration Board of Visitors, died on July 18 at the age of 77. He was the former president and CEO of Papercraft Corporation, the household consumer products company his family founded.

Board of Visitors Member Frank Cahouet Dies
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Frank Cahouet, former Chairman and CEO of Mellon Financial Corporation and Board of Visitors member of the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration died on June 20, 2017. He was 85.

Remembering a Champion of Entrepreneurship: Tom Olofson (BBA '63)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Alumnus Tom Olofson, founder of Epiq Systems, made a tremendous impact on the growth of the entrepreneurship programs at the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration. He passed away in April 2017, leaving behind an impressive legacy.