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Business Week 2016: From Brain Drain To Brain Gain

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When: Tuesday, March 15 – Friday, March 18

Where: John S. Bailey Library, Upper Level

Organized by: the Academic Societies of the School of Business

Audience: Public

E-mail: businessweek@acg.edu
Tel.: 210 600 9800 ext. 1108
Facebook: DereeBusinessWeek

If you are not a Deree student, RSVP here


Business Week, is an annual forum organized by the Academic Societies of the School of Business of the American College of Greece (ACG). The event aims to bring together industry professionals and experts from different fields of business with ACG students, faculty ,and alumni. For more than a decade this high-profile event has enjoyed excellent participation and media coverage, and has succeeded in fostering the sharing of knowledge, ideas and best practices between business and academia.

PROGRAM

Tuesday, March 15

12:00–12:30 | Opening Remarks by President Horner and Dean Triantafillou

12:30–13:30 | Keynote Speaker
​Alexandros Nousias, Director, Hellenic Entrepreneurship Award
Hosted by the Accounting and Finance Academic Society

13:30–15:00 | Break

15:05–16:20 | David Blumenthal, Executive Vice President,
Astenbeck Capital Management LLC
Hosted by the Accounting and Finance Academic Society

16:30–18:00 | FINANCE WORKSHOP: Trading platform training in the AC Computer Lab
​Dimitris Michos, Head, Saxo Bank Greece Pre-registration only – limited seats,
Hosted by the Accounting and Finance Academic Society

18:00–19:15 | Dimitris Tsingos, Co-Founder and Chairman, Blueline, UK Head of Enterpreneurship, StatTech Ventures, Greece Founder and CEO , Virtual Trip, Greece C o-Founder and Chairman, Stackmasters, USA
Hosted by the International Business Academic Society

Wednesday, March 16

12:00–12:50 | Angeliki Zarra, Integrated Communications Manager, L’ Oreal Hellas
Hosted by the International Business Academic Society

13:00–13:50 | Konstantinos Diakoumis (DC 2003, Alba 2012) Chief Operating Officer, Neon Athinaion Hospital
Hosted by the Management Academic Society

14:00–14:50 | Dimitris Kouvaras, Business Development, Business Analytics, Technology and Innovation Platform, SAP Greece and Cyprus
Hosted by the Management Information Systems Academic Society

15:00–15:50 | Break

16:00–16:50 | Thanos Mondanos, Founder and Owner, Pure Juice Bar
Hosted by the Management Academic Society

17:00–17:50 | Anna Kasimati, Co-Founder, IsMood Social Media Analysis Platform
Co-hosted by the MIS and Marketing Academic Societies

18:00–19:15 | MARKETING WORKSHOP: What to expect and how to excel in marketing today
Katerina Nikolaou (DC 2000), Consultant, General Secretary for the Hellenic Marketing Institute (EIM) Representing the Hellenic Marketing Institute (EIM)
Valia Papadimitriou, CEO 7Indigo agency, EIM (Hellenic Institute of Marketing) board member
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re-registration only – limited seats
Hosted by the Marketing Academic Society

Thursday, March 17

12:00–13:20 | Afroditi Dellaporta, Manager, Legal Department A.M. Nomikos Transworld Maritime Agency
Hosted by the Management Academic Society

13:30–15:00 | Break

15:05–16:20 | Vicky Evangeliou, Co-Founder & Member of Advisory Panel, VSN HUB Founder, Marketing Lead
Hosted by the International Tourism and Hospitality Management Academic Society

16:30–18:00 | Management Information Systems Workshop Internet of Things: Career Prospects Discussion for Deree Students
Nikos Ipiotis (DC 1993), CEO , Plegma Labs Entrepreneur, Mentor, Angel Investor
Pre-registration only – limited seats

18:00–19:15 | Nikos Lepeniotis, Head of Corporate Partnerships / CMO, Olympiacos Basketball Club
Hosted by the Sports Management Academic Society

Friday, March 18

11:00–12:50 | Management Society Workshop: Job interviewing skills
Maria Kalogera, MK Career Choices, Career Coach
Pre-registration only – limited seats for one of 2 sessions (starting at 11:00 and 11:45)

13:00–13:50 | Barbara Avdis, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Historic Hotels of Europe Founder and MD, Yades Greek Historic Hotels
Hosted by the International Tourism and Hospitality Management Society

14:00–15:50 | BW Junior Students Start Up Competition
Junior level students present to an evaluation panel Chaired by Jenny Lahana (DC 1992), Marketing Director, Papoutsanis SA, a soap they created in the context of a start up

16:00–16:50 | Konstantinos Synodinos, Founder and CEO , Champions ID
Hosted by the Sports Management Academic Society

17:00–17:50 | Polyxeni Kiouri, HR Director, Nestlé Hellas
Hosted by the Marketing Academic Society

18:00–21:00 | Organizers PARTY – By invitation only


Download the program here.