Macquarie Alumni Events

Macquarie Alumni Events

Stay connected with your alma mater

Graduates from Macquarie University are part of an incredible alumni community.

Reconnect with Macquarie by joining us at an event – on campus, in the Sydney CBD or another city across Australia or the world. It's a fabulous way to update your knowledge and rapidly expand your horizons.

We run inspirational networking events and thought leadership sessions, as well as career events for new graduates and students.

Not getting any event invitations? Keep your details updated so we can invite you to one in a city near you.


Upcoming alumni events

January

Speed Networking Event: Singapore - Thursday 16 January

AAS-MUAAS WINE-DEFUL 2020 Speed Networking

In today’s day and age, networking is crucial. Relationship built by networking can lead to professional partnerships or even future job opportunities.

The Macquarie University Alumni Association - Singapore Chapter (MUAAS) is proud to be organising a speed networking event to kick off 2020 with the much-anticipated AAS-MUAAS WINE-DERFUL 2020 Speed Networking event.

Be prepared to give your "elevator pitch" during the five-minute networking intervals and bring your business cards to this limited seating engagement.

Attendees will enjoy complimentary wine and cheese all evening and also be able to hear from special guest speaker Dr Anthony Tang on a breast health talk.

Register now and don't miss out on this opportunity to network with your fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

Also don't forget to join our special Singapore Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni in Singapore virtually.

When: Thursday 16 January 2020, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Where: AAS Secretariat Office, 83 Emerald Hill Singapore 229359
Price: Early bird before 2 Jan - $15 per person; Regular price after 2 Jan - $20 per person
RSVP: Please register by Monday 13 January 2020
Questions: Contact Paul Ho, Richard Soh or Linda Lee

Register here

Annual Kickoff: Seoul - Friday 17 January

The Macquarie University Alumni Association - Korea Network is proud to be organising a small, informal start-of-year get-together in Seoul.

The Annual Kickoff will provide the opportunity for the executive committee to share the vision of the Korea Network for 2020 and to seek interest for your involvement and ideas.

It will also be a great opportunity for you to network and socialise with your fellow alumni community.

There is no need to RSVP as it is a casual meet up, and a light dinner will be provided.

Also don't forget to join our special Korea Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni in Korea virtually.

When: Friday 17 January 2020, 7pm - 9pm
Where: SparkPlus Gangnam (스파크플러스 강남점) Floor 16, 327 Gangnam-daero, Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu Seoul
Price: Free. This event is proudly sponsored by Macquarie University and Korea Alumni Network. Light dinner provided
RSVP: No need to RSVP, just show up
Questions: Please contact Harry Ji or via +82 10 9811 0666

Pop-Up Networking Drinks: New York - Monday 27 January

Celebrate Australia Day with us at our first New York alumni event for 2020 at the Spy Glass Rooftop Bar NYC.

Macquarie University is keen to bring its alumni community together and would very much like to see you in January at this casual networking event.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

Also, don't forget to join our special US Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni in the US virtually..

When: Monday 27 January 2020, 7pm - 9pm
Where: Spy Glass NYC, 47 W 38th St #22, New York, NY 10018 Map
RSVP: Please register by Sunday 26 January
Questions: Contact Alumni Relations or phone +61 2 9850 1324

Register here

Alumni Networking Dinner: Dinner - Thursday 30 January

Join us for our Alumni Networking Dinner for 2020 to be held on Thursday 30 January at Vezené.

Macquarie University is keen to bring its alumni community together and would very much like to see you in January at this casual networking event.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

When: Thursday 30 January 2020, 7pm onwards
Where: Vezené, Vrasida 11, Athina 161 21 Map
RSVP: Please register by Wednesday 29 January
Questions: Contact Alumni Relations

Register here

Alumni Network Drinks: Canada - Friday 31 January

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network in an informal setting with fellow Macquarie alumni living in Canada and to develop your professional network.

Our hosts for the evening are Lea-Anne Allen, Regional Director (North America), Macquarie International; Angela Stark, Lead Student Professionalism, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences and Canada Alumni Network lead Paul Chang (BSc 2006, PDMarketMgmt 2012, MMgt 2014, MBA 2017).

Also, don't forget to join the Macquarie University Canada Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni in Canada virtually.

When: Friday 31 January 2020, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Where: Batch House, 75 Victoria Street, Toronto
RSVP: Please register by Monday 27 January 2020
Questions: Contact Lea-Anne Allen

Register here

Pop-Up Networking Drinks: London - Friday 31 January

Celebrate Australia Day with us at our first London alumni event for 2020 at the Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese pub - one of the oldest pubs in London.

Macquarie University is keen to bring its alumni community together and would very much like to see you in January at this casual networking event.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

Also, don't forget to join our special UK Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni in the UK virtually..

When: Friday 31 January 2020, 7pm - 9pm
Where: The Viaduct Tavern, 126 Newgate Street, London, EC1A 7AAn Map
RSVP: Please register by Thursday 30 January
Questions: Contact Alumni Relations or phone +61 2 9850 1324

Register here

February

Macquarie Business School Alumni Event: Delhi - Tuesday 11 February

Macquarie Business School will be visiting Delhi to connect and strengthen our community in the region. Executive Dean, Professor Stephen Brammer will host an intimate dinner that will focus on showcasing our progressive, cross-disciplinary approach to research and education.

We are proud to share this opportunity with alumni to engage, exchange knowledge and overall strengthen our community in India. Event and RSVP details below.

When: Tuesday 11 February 2020, 7pm - 9pm
Where: Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel, New Delhi
Price: Free. This event is proudly sponsored by Macquarie University
RSVP: Please register by Thursday 6 February
Questions: Contact business_alumni@mq.edu.au

Macquarie Business School Alumni Event: Mumbai - Wednesday 12 February

Please join us for a special dinner hosted by Macquarie Business School Executive Dean Professor Stephen Brammer.

As part of our priority to engage, exchange knowledge and produce applied as well as impactful research, we would like to take this opportunity to showcase our progressive, cross-disciplinary approach to research and education.

We hope you are able to enjoy this opportunity to connect with fellow graduates in the region, learn, share experiences and overall strengthen our community in India.

When: Wednesday 12 February 2020, 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Where: Taj Lands End, Mumbai
Price: Free. This event is proudly sponsored by Macquarie University
RSVP: Please register by Thursday 6 February
Questions: Contact business_alumni@mq.edu.au

Women Analysis without Paralysis Seminar: Sydney - Thursday 13 February

World renown experts on business analysis and strategy will lead a brain teasing seminar about Competitive Intelligence, detailing the what and how. Following this insightful seminar will be the opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie Business School alumni and MBA students over drinks and canapes.

When: Thursday 13 February 2020, 6pm - 8.30pm
Where: Macquarie University City Campus, Level 24, 123 Pitt Street Sydney
Price: Free. This event is proudly sponsored by Macquarie University.
RSVP: Please register by Friday 6 March, 5pm
Questions: Contact business_alumni@mq.edu.au

Register here

Leaders, Innovators and Disruptors Lunch - Thursday, 20 February

As part of the Incubator’s Leaders, Innovators and Disruptors Lunch series respected entrepreneur, co-founder of finder.com.au and Macquarie Business School alumnus, Fred Schebesta will be our keynote for this event. Following his talk will be a Q&A with the audience and a networking lunch. This event is open to all members of our Macquarie community who are interested in innovation and entrepreneurship.

When: Thursday 20 February 2020, Formal presentations begin at 11am. Networking lunch to following from 12pm – 1pm.
Where: Macquarie University Incubator
Audience: All welcome
Keynote: Fred Schebedta

Register here

March

Global Alumni Impact Series: Sydney - Monday 2 March

Sustainability: Building a resilient future.

This popular event is now full.

Missed out on a ticket? You can watch the event live on the Macquarie University Alumni Facebook page.

A sustainable future is a priority for us all and a new decade provides us with an opportunity to challenge our thinking and broaden our understanding on the needs of the community. Gain key insights and hear the latest in research from industry leaders and Macquarie University academics who are revolutionising the world of sustainability.

Host:

  • Professor David Wilkinson, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement), Macquarie University

Panel:

  • Greg Mullins AO, AFSM MMgt (2000), Climate Councillor, Former Commissioner of Fire & Rescue NSW
  • Professor Stephen Brammer​, Executive Dean, Macquarie Business School
  • Lesley Hughes, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Integrity and Development) and Distinguished Professor of Biology, Macquarie University

When: Monday 2 March, 6pm - 9pm
Where: Grand Ballroom, Four Seasons, 199 George Street, Sydney
Price: Free, but please note this event is BOOKED OUT
Missed out on tickets? You can watch it live on our Facebook page

Women Who Change The World: Sydney - Saturday 7 March

Our individual actions, conversations, behaviours and mindsets all impact the community around us. When each one of us takes action for gender equality, our collective can change the world.

We can actively choose to challenge stereotypes, fight bias, broaden perceptions, improve situations and celebrate women's achievements. We can choose to be #EachforEqual.

To celebrate the 2020 International Women's Day campaign, #EachforEqual, join us for Macquarie Business School's annual Women Who Change the World symposium.

Be inspired by female leaders, founders, CEOs, activists and game-changers, as they tell their stories of becoming social change agents, share their incredible journeys and insights, and talk about the organisations they built to inspire change in the world.

How will you help forge a gender equal world?

Join us and find your inspiration from women including:

  • Sally Rugg, Director, Change.org
  • Sarah Ireland, CEO, OneGirl
  • Camilla Schippa, Founder and CEO, The Social Outfit
  • Anna Sheppard, Founder and CEO, Bambuddha
  • Natalie Isaacs, Founder, 1 Million Women

When: Saturday 7 March 2020, 9am - 12.30pm
Where: Macquarie Theatre, 21 Wally's Walk, Macquarie University Map
Price: Tickets are $20 (inc GST)
RSVP: Please register by Friday 6 March, 5pm
Questions: Contact Professor Debbie.Haski-Leventhal

Register here

Thailand Networking Evening - Friday 20 March

Save the date for the first Thailand Network event of the year.

Join the Macquarie University Thailand Alumni Facebook Group and the Thailand Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni virtually.

When: Friday 20 March
Where: TBC
REGISTRATIONS OPENING SOON

April

Brisbane Alumni Network Evening with Professional Education Taster Workshop - Thursday 2 April

Join us for this exclusive evening at the beautiful Howard Smith Wharves in Brisbane, where you'll be treated to a one-hour workshop in Lifelong Learning courtesy of the Macquarie Business School.

This is a fantastic opportunity to network in an informal setting with fellow Macquarie alumni living in Brisbane and to develop your professional network.

Associate Professor Tony Carlton from the Macquarie Applied Finance Centre will lead this special one-hour taster workshop designed to help you future-proof your career.

Continuous upskilling, or lifelong learning, will be one of the key strategies in the changing landscape of our working lives. In this workshop, Tony Carlton considers the future of work and how you can stay relevant in a constantly evolving work environment. He considers the range of lifelong learning options available, and how you can use these to develop your personal business model.

Also, don't forget to join the Macquarie University Brisbane Alumni LinkedIn Group where you can connect with your fellow alumni virtually.

When: Thursday 2 April, 6.30 - 8.30pm
Where: Greenhouse, Howard Smith Wharves, 5 Boundary Street, Brisbane City
REGISTRATIONS OPENING SOON



Contact the Alumni Relations

T: +61 2 9850 1324
E: alumni@mq.edu.au

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Content owner: Alumni Last updated: 17 Feb 2020 11:11am

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