News, notes, and special events
for HBS alumni

SE­PTEMBER 10, 2­017

The Rise of Esports

Esports claims to be a bigger player in the sports industry than basketball. Hear from HBS alumni who are making this boast and see where they think the industry is heading. MORE

Global Networking Night Coming Soon

Join HBS alumni around the world for an evening of networking and camaraderie on the 2017 Global Networking Night, Wednesday, October 18. Meet other alumni in your city and welcome recent graduates! See a list of participating HBS clubs and register. MORE

The Accountable Life

“Life tracker” Paul Grana (MBA 2009) talks about why he has quantified his every move for eight years and what the experience has taught him. MORE

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Featured Events
Why Competition in the Politics Industry Is Failing America

SE­PTEMBER 14, 12:00–1:00 P.M. EDT
Professor Michael Porter and coauthor Katherine Gehl will host a webinar to discuss their latest research, which applies the lens of industry competition to politics. REGISTER

AASU50 ‘How I Got Over’ Series with Robert Ryan

Robert Ryan (MBA 1970), former senior VP and CFO of Medtronic, will join Jonathan Kelly (MBA 2007), managing director of Asymmetric Holdings Worldwide, in a discussion about his experience as the first African American executive to be part of a billion-dollar management buyout in a special AASU50 event to be livestreamed on Thursday, September 14 at 12:15 p.m. EDT. Visit the AASU50 website for more information and to view the live video. MORE

HBS News
Working in social enterprise? Reduce your HBS Loans

The HBS Social Enterprise Loan Repayment Assistance Program reduces the educational debt burden for qualifying alumni serving in managerial positions in nonprofits, public sector organizations, or for-profit social enterprises. Application deadline is October 1, 2017, 9:00 A.M. EDT  MORE



Alumni who give annually to the HBS Fund for Leadership and Innovation keep the School on the cutting edge of management education. LEARN MORE

Image credits: Riot Games, Paul Grana, Robert Ryan