Skip to main content

Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future - Cross Business School Alumni at UBS

Conferencia | English

Dear Alumni, 

You’re invited, to an evening of interactive panel discussions and high-energy networking.  With an overall theme of how individuals and corporations can drive the right execution of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the specific focus of this event is on Quality Education, SDG 4. This event is co-organized by alumni from ESADE, IE, IMD, INSEAD, and HSG with the sponsorship and support of Jacobs Foundation.

This Cross B-Schools event convenes top subject-matter experts and alumni. The panel discussion will be followed by an apéro.



o    Keynote

          ►    Prof. Vanina Farber, IMD Professor and elea chair for Social Innovation

o    Panel discussion moderated by Dr. Tillmann Lang, CEO of Yova

          ►    Lea Bachmann, Director Partnerships Foundations and Corporates at Save the Children Swit-zerland

          ►    Martina Gaus, Senior Philanthropy Advisor, UBS Optimus Foundation

          ►    Sabina Handschin,Senior Education Policy Advisor, Head of Education Unit at Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC

          ►    Matthias Meier, CEO of Aiducation International Switzerland

          ►    James Shepherd, Member of Executive Committee, Swiss Re Reinsurance

o    Closing Keynote and Business Case discussion

          ►    Fabio Segura, Co-CEO at Jacobs Foundation

Tickets are limited (200 participants) - Any surplus will be donated to the cause. Great opportunity to make an impact.

•    ESADE Alumni Members: CHF 55
•    ESADE Alumni Non-Members & Guests: CHF 65


Registration deadline: 16/09



18:00 Arrival & Registration

18:30 Keynote, Pannel Discussion & Closing Keynote

20:00 Apero & Networking

21:30 Close

If you would like to attend, please register by following the link. If you should have any problems registering, please contact