Coffee in Mumbai, Info in Istanbul: Everything Happening at B-Schools This Week

Each week, we round up the talks, conferences, information sessions, and alumni events at top business schools in the U.S. and around the world.

It’s a big week for global events in the dog days of summer. Admissions officers and alumni representatives have fanned out across continents to lure prospective international MBAs to their schools. Business researchers will also bring insights on accounting and consumer behavior to conferences in China.

July 7
Pennsylvania’s Wharton School MBA Diversity Presentation
Admissions officials and alumni discuss the international student networks at Wharton.

Stanford Graduate School of Management information session
Stanford, Calif.

Banking and Restructuring Dinner and Conference
Booth’s Italian Alumni Club host a panel of bankers and entrepreneurs.
Milan, Italy

July 7 – July 25
Pre-MBA Analytical Skills Workshop
North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School offers incoming MBA students courses such as statistics and financial accounting, as well as career workshops.
Chapel Hill, N.C.

July 8
Can New Ideas Be Bought? An Experiment in Motivating Employee Creativity
Michael Gibbs, a clinical professor of economics at Chicago’s Booth School of Business, discusses his latest research on unusual company practices and workforce analytics.

Harvard Business School admissions information session
Istanbul, Turkey

Wharton Admissions coffee chat
Mexico City

Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management full-time MBA information session

July 9
Harvard Business School admissions information sessions
Washington and Tel Aviv

Kellogg part-time MBA admission information session

July 10
Tata Dialogue On Innovation
Maryland’s Smith School of Business and Tata Technologies hosts a forum on on the importance of innovation in product development.
New York

Healthcare and Biopharma Roundtable
Booth hosts an informal networking and discussion event on healthcare and bio-pharma venture capital in Chicago.

Harvard Business School admissions information sessions
Los Angeles and Moscow

Wharton MBA admissions information session

Kellogg full-time MBA admission information session

July 10-11
educationUSA MBA Fair
MBA candidates can meet representatives from more than 20 top programs.
Tel Aviv

July 11
Harvard Business School on-campus information sessions
Boston and Nairobi

Duke’s Fuqua School of Business admissions open house
Durham, N.C.

Wharton MBA admissions coffee chat
New York City

Stanford Graduate School of Management information session
Stanford, Calif.

Michigan’s Ross School of Business undergraduate information session
Ann Arbor, Mich.

Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business admissions coffee chat with alumni
Chennai, India

July 12
Council of Graduate Schools: New Dean Institute
The event aims to orient new deans and associate deans to their jobs, including a discussion about the accreditation process.
Portland, Oregon

Wharton MBA admissions coffee chats
Chicago, Beijing, New York and Miami

Graduate Horizons
Graduate school admission workshop for Native college students and college graduates.
Ithaca, N.Y.

Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business admissions coffee chat with alumni
Mumbai, India

July 13-16
Council of Graduate Schools summer workshop
A conference for graduate deans, associate and assistant deans, and other faculty and staff.
Portland, Oregon

MIT’s Sloan School of Management Asia Conference in Accounting
Academics and accountants connect to to develop new research.
Shanghai, China

July 13-15
Yale School of Management’s China India Insights Conference
The forum serves scholars interested in consumer and firm behavior related to China and India.
Lijang, China