December 2019 Alumni Newsletter SFU Beedie
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December 2019 Edition

Featured Story

Former advisor to Barack Obama hosts leadership conversation at SFU Surrey

Betsy Myers, former senior advisor to U.S. presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, shared her expertise with an audience of students, alumni and the local community. A renowned leadership expert, author and advocate, she discussed six emerging leadership trends for the 21st century. Learn more.

SFU Beedie News
JDC West Alumni Party
2019 SFU Beedie Community Appreciation Night
The biennial SFU Beedie Community Appreciation Night celebrated SFU Beedie's network of students, faculty, alumni, sponsors, donors, and partners. Check out photos from this year's event.
Nanotechnology Meets Healthcare
SFU Beedie hosts Indigenous leaders from British Columbia and beyond
Leading figures in Indigenous business and politics gathered at the Segal Graduate School for the Indigenous Leadership Series. Learn more.
Alumni Spotlight
Kerry Brock, EMBA'12 is inspired by mentoring. Over the past five years Kerry has mentored six students and was recently recognized with the Outstanding Mentor Award. Earning an EMBA and being a mentor have had a profound impact on her career progress. Find out how you can be a mentor in 2020. Learn more and get involved.
Events & Educational Opportunities
SFU Beedie Talks
January 22, 2020

Join SFU alumnus Sandra Stuart, BA, Economics & Business, President and Chief Executive Officer for HSBC Bank Canada, for the second installation of SFU Beedie Talks. During the fireside chat, Sandra will discuss the actions HSBC Bank Canada has taken to promote a diverse work force - and how other organizations can follow suit.

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Segal Graduate School of Business
Register online.
Women in Tech: A gathering to connect (wo)men in tech to mentors, peers & resources
January 28 - 29, 2020

SFU Beedie School of Business is partnering with the Women in Tech Regatta Vancouver for a second year to host a two-day conference celebrating Vancouver's women in tech.

Location: Segal Graduate School of Business
Buy your tickets online.
Entrepreneurial Hustle: Leading in an Uncertain, Resource Constrained Context
January 30, 2020

SFU Beedie alumni with an interest in entrepreneurship and unconventional business leadership are invited to join this guest lecture with Greg Fisher, Associate Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship Department, Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Room 2800, Segal Graduate School of Business
Register online.
Involvement Opportunities
Support students through the Externship Program

Build your brand, develop your mentorship skills, support experiential learning, and get a jumpstart on your recruitment by taking part in the Externship Program, an experiential learning initiative offered through the SFU Beedie Graduate Career Management Centre. Learn more and get involved.

Students need your expertise

Share your professional knowledge, expertise and experience with current SFU Beedie students, check out how you can make a difference in 2020. Learn more and get involved.

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Coordinator, Corporate Marketing 20109 British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) December 17
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Leadership Management Trainee - Operations 19831 Canadian Pacific Railway December 31
Treasury Consultantst 20028 Bellin Treasury Services Ltd. December 31
Risk Consulting Associate 18962 KPMG December 31
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