Find bellow a selection of conferences and events taking place next month:
// Nova Cultural Week - Join the Facebook Event here
November 12th to 16th | Carcavelos Campus
Nova Student’s Union invites all alumni to enjoy Nova Cultural Week: exhibitions, cinema session, literature, live music, and much more!
// Social Impact Day - Check the event's agenda here and the Facebook Event here
November 13th, 10.00 am – 08.00 pm | Hovione Atrium
The Social Impact Day will gather some of the most important participants in the social ecosystem – socially impactful organizations, alumni, corporate and institutional partners, and faculty members.
// Book Launch “Em Timor - Histórias de um casal em missão “ with Duarte Castro
November 13th, 07.00 pm | Alumni Lounge, Ming C. Hsu Executive Hall
*Session in Portuguese
Four years after graduating, Duarte Castro, BSc in Management '99, moved to Timor-Leste with his wife to serve for one year as a volunteer with the portuguese NGO Leigos para o Desenvolvimento. Next Tuesday, Duarte will share his adventure, his mission, and some stories of the Timor people he met, at the launch of his book "Em Timor - Histórias de um casal em missão".
// “12 Rules for Life” by Jordan Peterson
November 15th, 07.00 pm | Carcavelos Campus - room TBD
Registration is mandatory - here
Renowned psychologist Jordan B. Peterson will be at Nova SBE next Thursday to talk about the 12 Rules for Life: discussing discipline, freedom, adventure, and responsibility, distilling the world’s wisdom into twelve wide-ranging essays, practical and profound.
// Social Impact Talk with Stanley Anyetei, Impact Investor at Triodos Investments
November 22th, 05.30 pm | Room B010
Registration is mandatory - here
Stanley Anyetei is an investment banker with 15 years experience in the financial industry and currently at Triodos Investments, an impact-investing firm that manages direct investments in a variety of sectors including energy and climate, inclusive development and sustainable agriculture across the globe. After several years working within the banking industry, Stanley is now specializing in financial inclusion in Africa and his new challenge is to work with investors, entrepreneurs and enterprises to create sustainable models in social impact and financial inclusion.
// BPI Conference on Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation
November 26th, 09.00 am - 05.00 pm
Nova SBE will host a conference on entrepreneurial finance and innovation. Our guest speakers include Shai Bernstein (Stanford), Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe (LSE) and Gustavo Manso (Berkeley), and topics range from the role of accelerators, the contribution of immigrants to innovation, how recessions affect innovation and the impact of financial constraints on entrepreneurship. Stay tuned at the Nova SBE Alumni LinkedIn Group to know all details.
// Stockholm Get Together
November 28th - 06.30 pm | YUC Mexican, 15 Norrtullsgatan | Odenplan Confirm your presence here
Do you live in Stockholm? Are you actually by chance planning to be there late this month? Then you should accept Manuel Antunes challenge and get together with Nova SBE alumni at YUC Mexican next November 28th.
// Rodrigo Leão
November 28th | Jerónimo Martins Grand Auditorium
The Academy of Purpose, an initiative from the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, invited Rodrigo Leão to play at Nova SBE’s Carcavelos Campus. Stay tuned at the Nova SBE Alumni LinkedIn Group to know all details.
/// “Carga” – we have movie tickets for you!
November 8th to 21st
Tim Vieira, member of Nova SBE’s Advidory Council and executive producer of the movie "Carga”, invites the alumni community to the cinema. If you are planning on going to the movies some time this month, just write to the Alumni Office asking for a free ticket for two.