MBA Experience Day

Date: 28 May 16
Time: 8.30am – 1.30pm

Lecture Theatre 1, UCD Smurfit School

Location: Carysfort Ave, Blackrock, Co. Dublin

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Are you considering undertaking an MBA? On Saturday May 28th 2016 UCD Smurfit School will host a unique event for prospective MBA participants. The 'MBA Experience Day' is an opportunity for you to get a real insight into the UCD Smurfit MBA. Attendees will have the chance to attend lectures, take a tour of the campus, participate in a leadership & development session, and network with the MBA team, faculty, alumni and students over lunch.

If you are considering an MBA, then this is an opportunity not to be missed.


Event Schedule

08.30am Registration, Light Breakfast in Main Foyer
09.00am Welcome/Introduction by MBA Programme Director, Orla Nugent
09.05am Keynote Address by MBA Alumna & Dragons Den panel member Alison Cowzer
09.15am The Student Experience - insight into the current class and recent alumni experience (EMBA students Dorothy Chestnutt and Matthew McAllister and FT Graduates Edel Kennedy and Ronan O'Beirne)
09.45am Leadership & Development Session with Paul Slattery, Director of NxtGEN
10.45am Coffee Break, Campus Tours
11.00am Taste Lecture including Interactive Case Study Session with Eamonn Ambrose
12.00pm Careers Panel Discussion with MBA Recruiters - Katherine Norton (Aerlingus), Nadine Corbett (McKinsey & Company) and Colin Goulding (Google)
12.30pm Closing Address by MBA Alumni - Karen Kennedy (EMBA 2013, New Business Director, Cluid Housing Association) and John O'Loughlin (FT MBA 2012, Principal at Occupation E Consulting)
12.45pm Networking Lunch in the campus restaurant
01.15pm Close