Donaldson Alumni Leadership Summit Schedule

Program times and locations are subject to change. Please check back regularly for updates. Unless otherwise noted, all events are in Edward P. Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511.

Friday, May 4, 2018

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Ligon-Lamsam Student Commons, 1st floor

9:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Yale SOM Gear Sale

Mailroom, 1st Floor

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
Complimentary 1:1 Career Advising and Coaching Sessions
Career Development Suite, 1st floor

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Welcome Breakfast

Charley’s Place, 1st floor

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 
Opening Keynote 

Zhang Auditorium, 1st floor 

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. 
Transition Break

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Concurrent Faculty Sessions
Classrooms TBD

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. 
Networking Lunch

2nd floor Concourse or Courtyard (weather permitting)

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 
Explore Volunteer Opportunities

Various Classrooms

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  
Networking Break

Ligon-Lamsam Student Commons, 1st floor

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
Advancing the Mission: A Conversation with Senior Leadership

Zhang Auditorium, 1st floor

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 
Yale SOM Alumni Volunteer Leadership Awards Ceremony

Zhang Auditorium, 1st floor

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  
Networking Break

Ligon-Lamsam Student Commons, 1st floor

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 
Classroom Session: TBA

Classroom TBA

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  
Cocktail Reception and Champagne Toast in Honor of Retiring Yale SOM Faculty Members

Bekenstein Atrium
Five members of the Yale School of Management faculty, with a combined total of 182 years of service to Yale SOM will retire at the end of this academic year.  Please join us for a reception and champagne toast in their honor followed by a dinner to celebrate Yale SOM’s amazing network of alumni volunteers. 

Jonathan E. Ingersoll, Adrian C. Israel Professor of International Trade and Finance 
Sharon M. Oster, Frederic D. Wolfe Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship 
Douglas W. Rae, Richard S. Ely Professor of Management & Professor of Political Science
Subrata K. Sen, Joseph F. Cullman Professor of Organization, Management, and Marketing 
Arthur J. Swersey, Professor of Operations Research 

7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. 
Farm to Table Dinner and After-Dinner Socializing

Entire 1st, 2nd, and 4th floors