Harvard Business School
Association of Germany e.V.

European Alumni Summit 2017

05 - 07 May 2017, Berlin

Get your ticket Price (incl. event, dinner, lunches): €350

A BOLD EVENT

The Harvard Business School Alumni Summit Berlin from May 5th-7th 2017 is the first of its kind in Europe. It will bring together high-profile, inspirational speakers with 150 pan-European HBS Alumni for a weekend of events, speeches, culture and fun. Don’t miss out what will be an event to remember.

WHAT TO EXPECT

BOLD Speakers

We want to inspire you and bring together bold and inspirational speakers to discuss topics that matter.

Berlin Culture

Berlin is the cultural and political hub of Europe. There will be plenty of time to explore the city + there is a cultural program lined up.

HBS MBA Friends

The summit will host 150 European HBS MBA alumni and partners. Meet and mingle. See old and new friends. Network and have fun.

Dinner & Party

Of course there will be dinners, lunches and more than enough time to enjoy the weekend with your fellow HBS alumni

SPEAKER LINEUP

Dr. Ulf M. Schneider

Chief Executive
Officer Nestlé SA

Klaus Hommels

Founder and CEO
Lakestar

Saskia Bruysten

Founder and CEO
Yunus Social Business

Rubin Ritter

Co-CEO
Zalando SE

Jeffrey F. Rayport

Senior Lecturer of Business Administration,
Harvard Business School

Naren Shaam

Co-Founder & CEO,
GoEuro

Daniel Glasner

Co-Founder & Partner,
Cherry Ventures

Ida Tin

Co-Founder & CEO,
Clue

Ferry Heilemann

Co-Founder & CEO,
Freight Hub

Julia Kemp

Associate Director,
HBS Arthur Rock Center for Entrepreneurship

AGENDA

FRIDAY, MAY 5
  • 17:00 - 19:30: Arrival and hotel check-in
  • 20:00 - 24:00: Welcome Drinks & Streetfood (Weinerei)
SATURDAY, MAY 6

Location: http://www.factoryberlin.com
  • 09:30 - 10:00: Welcome
  • 10:00 - 11:00: YPO Group Warmup Session
  • 11:00 - 11:30: Being bold in social business (Saskia Bruysten, CEO Yunus Social Business)
  • 11:30 - 12:00: Break
  • 12:00 - 13:00: Case Study King Digital Entertainment (led by Prof. Jeffrey Rayport)
  • 13:00 - 14:00: Lunch
  • 14:00 - 14:45: Leadership in a Multinational Company (Dr. Ulf M. Schneider, CEO Nestlé)
  • 14:45 - 15:15: Building a bold business from scratch: the Zalando story
  • 15:15 - 15:45: Break
  • 15:45 - 16:30: Berlin Entrepreneurship Panel (by Cherry Ventures)
  • 16:30 - 17:00: How bold will you be? (YPO-led session)
  • 17:00 - 17:15: Closing Remarks
  • 17:00 - 20:00: Break
  • 17:45 - 19:00: Private Tour of Boros Collection (optional)
  • 18:00 - 19:00: Berlin Sightseeing Run (optional)
  • 20:00 - 22:00: Dinner (Fabrik 23)
  • 22:30 - open end: Drinks / Jazz Performance / Party (Anita Berber)
SUNDAY, MAY 7
  • 08:00 - 09:00: Berlin Sightseeing Run (optional)
  • 10:00 - 13:00: Brunch at St. Oberholz (Zehdenicker Str.)
  • 13:00 - 16:00 Freetime to explore Berlin (self-organized)
  • 13:15 - 14:45: Private Tour of Boros Collection (optional)
  • 16:00: End

TICKETS ARE LIMITED

Tickets are for HBS alumni and partners. Strict 150 person limit. Only a few tickets left.

Get your ticket Includes events, lunches, dinners and transfers. Event starts Friday evening and finishes Sunday early afternoon.

WHO ELSE IS GOING?

We set up a Facebook event page so you can see who else of your friends and fellow alumni is going. Click “going” on the page to stay informed about the lastest updates.

Summit Event Page