Alumni Events

Check out events for Hoyas year-round and worldwide


Inside Entrepreneurship: Leadership in Crisis

Hear how businesses need to plan and execute for long-term advantage in a weakened economic environment during the next phase of the COVID-19 crisis in this conversation between media technology entrepreneur Doug Knopper (MBA’85) and Jeff Reid, founding director, Georgetown Entrepreneurship.

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 4 p.m. EDT

Global Virtual Seminar Series on Fintech: “Algorithmic Accountability- A Legal and Economic Framework”

Featuring Adair Morse, the Soloman P. Lee Chair in Business Ethics and associate professor of finance at the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley; a Haas-Bakar Fellow; and fellow at the Berkeley Center for Law and Business.

Date: Friday, May 22, at 12 p.m. EDT

Recent Grads: Make Working from Home Work for You

Is working from home new for you? Did you just graduate and are wondering how this whole home office thing works? Are you worried about distractions, excessively snacking on the couch all day, and how to distinguish work time from free time? Join this webinar to learn from Peter Swiek (B’10) who will share some of his favorite work from home tips, tricks, truths, myths, and ultimately how to make working from home work for you!

Date: Wednesday, May 27, 12:30 p.m. EDT

Global Virtual Seminar Series on Fintech: “When FinTech Competes for Payment Flows”

Featuring Uday Rajan, the David B. Hermelin Professor of Business Administration, Chair and Professor of Finance and Real Estate at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

Date: Friday, May 29, 12 p.m. EDT

Save the Date: 2020 Graduate Alumni Reunion

Date: Friday, October 2 – Saturday, October 3
Location: Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business

Recorded Webinars

Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series presents “Aesthic Intelligence: What It Is, Why It Matters, and How It Will Redefine Branding in the Post-Pandemic Era”

Featuring Pauline Brown, former chairman of LVMH North America

The Business of Sustainable Investments

Featuring Jeff Cohen (MBA’11) Head of Private Investments Initiatives, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, moderated by Professor Vishal Agrawal

I’m Graduating…Now What?

Hear from Jason Levin (MBA’06), career and outplacement coach at Ready, Set, Launch, LLC, as he outlines virtual job-seeking best practices for new graduates

Tactics for Teleworking Success

Webinar Presenters: Brooks Holtom, professor of management, and Michael O’Leary, teaching professor of management and faculty chair of the Undergraduate Business Program, Georgetown McDonough School of Business

Should Financial Markets be Closed?

Panelists included former Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) chief economists James Overdahl and Jeff Harris, along with former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chief economists Larry Harris, Chester Spatt, and Craig Lewis.

Global Virtual Series on Fintech: “On the Rise of FinTechs – Credit Scoring Using Digital Footprints”

Featuring Manju Puri, J. B. Fuqua Professor of Finance at the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

Global Virtual Series on Fintech: “Do Credit Card Companies Screen for Behavioral Biases?”

Featuring Antoinette Schoar, the Stewart C. Myers-Horn Family Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Overview of Markets

Led by Thomas Cooke, Distinguished Professor Georgetown University

Global Virtual Seminar Series on Fintech: “Kill Zone”

Featuring Luigi Zingales, the Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, and Charles M. Harper Faculty Fellow at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business