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Alumni Events

August 18: Katz Alumni/New Student Network Luncheon in Pittsburgh, PA

Join the new Katz students and fellow alums for a networking luncheon on Friday, August 18, 2017.

August 25: EMBA Global Executive Forum in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Hold this date on your calendar. Join Executive MBA students from Pittsburgh and Brazil as we gather together for a Katz alumni event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The program will come at the end of their Global Executive Forum on Friday evening, August 25, 2017. Please check back here soon for more information and to register.

August 31: Pitt Business Alumni Dinner in Toronto, Canada

Join us on Thursday, August 31, 2017 and network with fellow Pitt Business alums in Toronto, Canada.

September 9: Pitt vs Penn State Football Watch Party and Alumni Gathering in Phoenix, Arizona

Pitt Business and the Phoenix-Scottsdale Pitt Club are co-sponsoring a pre-game gathering in sunny Phoenix, Arizona on September 9, 2017. The pre-game gathering will commence at 11:30 a.m. followed by a 12:30 p.m. kick-off. All Pitt alumni and their guests are welcome as we strive for victory number two in this newly revised rivalry. Appetizers will be provided with a cash bar.

September 22: Pitt Business Alumni Gathering in Troy, MI

Dean Arjang Assad will be hosting an evening alumni gathering in Troy, MI for all Pitt Business alumni (with a special emphasis on alumni who work or worked at Ford Motor Company at one point in their career) on Friday, September 2.

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

Mark your calendars now to return to campus this fall for Pitt’s 2017 Homecoming celebrations.  Please see the listing of Pitt Business events below and don’t forget to visit the Pitt Alumni Association website for additional events.

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Alumni News

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.

Katz Students Make Their Mark on BNY Mellon’s Hamilton-Themed Brand Campaign
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Katz MBA and MS students impressed marketing professionals from BNY Mellon during the inaugural BNY Mellon Brand Marketing Case Competition, co-sponsored by BNY Mellon, the Katz Center for Branding, and the Katz Marketing Club. 

EMBA Alum Uses Data to Drive Innovation in Healthcare
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

This spring, Lucky Pamula (EMBA '16) will travel to Silicon Valley for a short-term assignment as senior manager of artificial intelligence and data science at the Bayer Corporation LifeScience iHUB. 

Pitt Business Recognized by AACSB International for Driving Innovation in Business Education Worldwide
Monday, February 6, 2017

AACSB International, the world's largest global education network, unveiled 35 innovations that represent critical work being done by business schools to better their communities at large. Pitt Business Professional Academies and Industry Professional Networks were recognized as 2017 Innovations that Inspire.