Here’s a schedule of the RSM MBA Alumni Reunion 2016:

Friday 7 October

09:00 Bus to the RSM Leadership Summit 2016
Rotterdam Central Station
09:30 Arrival, registration and refreshments Van Nelle Fabriek
10:00 Moderator Dorothy Grandia opens the RSM Leadership Summit 2016 followed by a welcome from RSM's Dean Steef van de Velde
10:15 Plenary opening session by professor Dirk van Dierendonck from RSM and Stefano Rosso from OTB, followed by Q&A
11:15 Break out session 1
Choose your first break-out session, where an academic speaker from RSM will present a case which will be followed by a discussion - or feel free to network in our networking lounge.
12:15 Networking lunch
13:00 Break out session 2
Choose your second break-out session - or feel free to network in our networking lounge.
14:00 Distinguished Alumni Awards 2016
14:20 Plenary closing session by Freek de Jonge, Dutch Cabaret performer, and professor Daan van Knippenberg from RSM. The session will end with a Q&A session.
15:30 Reception and networking with RSM alumni, VIP's and other members of the RSM community.
16:15 Bus to Rotterdam's city centre & RSM campus Van Nelle Fabriek
16:30 Friday night in Rotterdam
Free time for you and your classmates to enjoy the Friday evening like in the old times.
Re-visit your favourite place in Rotterdam or find a new one.

Saturday 8 October

12:00 Registration & Lunch
Erasmus Paviljoen
13:00 Meet the dean
Welcome address and Q&A with RSM's Dean, Steef van de Velde
Erasmus Paviljoen

Alumni in the spotlight: finding our story
What are the stories that make up the alumni community? What do we value and how is this expressed? This session with storyteller Simon Hodges is aimed at discovering the types of lives we lead, what we have in common, and seeing how we can move our story forward together.
Simon Hodges is a born storyteller with a knack for business. His own company Words That Change has now trained over 5000 leaders, entrepreneurs in the art of storytelling for business. His clients include leaders and teams at Philips, ING, ABN Amro  He is also a speaker coach for TEDxAmsterdam. 

Erasmus Paviljoen
16:30 Picture time
Gather all your classmates for a memorable moment!
Outside (if weather permits)
17:30 Bus departs

Reception & Dean's Dinner
Dine in style while surrounding yourself with the latest design, art & architecture in the iconic building designed by renowned architect Rem Koolhaas (OMA). In the loft with a view over the Maas there will be round tables to create the perfect setting for a great evening with your old classmates.

nhow hotel Rotterdam

The programme of RSM MBA Alumni Reunion 2016 is subject to change.