Registration is now open!
The legitimacy of shareholder capitalism has eroded, the pandemic has accelerated and pushed forward many societal issues, from climate change to inequality, and we are witnessing new waves of national rivalry.
Come join us in New York - the global financial capital and traditional melting pot of America - from March 31 to April 2 for the conference. Participate in the pressing conversations of our time and join the social programme on the weekend and network with our exceptional INSEAD community!
Deputy Dean and
Dean of Innovation
President, INSEAD Alumni
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The New York Experience
Experience INSEAD with a New York twist.
Meet speakers, fellow alumni, and of course, meet up with old and new friends.
Note that this is a progressive programme, do expect changes and check regularly for updates.
*All timings are in local New York time
|1:00 pm||Registration opens|
Welcome and Introduction
|2:10 pm||Opening Keynote: Leading with Purpose|
|2:40 pm||Panel discussion with Board Members on how to move to stakeholder capitalism?|
in collaboration with INSEAD International Directors’ Network and the INSEAD Centre for Corporate Governance
|3:30 pm||Coffee break|
Nathan Furr, Associate Professor of Strategy, INSEAD
Panel Discussion on Future of Work
Sophie Wade MBA'93D, Founder, Workforce Innovation Specialist, Flexcel Network, LLC
|5:55 pm||Peer-to-peer Roundtable Discussion|
Facilitated roundtable discussions among participants. Choose from a variety of topics
|6:25 pm||Closing of Day 1|
|6:30 pm||Networking Cocktail Reception|
*All timings are in local New York time
Welcome to Day 2, opening of Business & Society segment
Katell Le Goulven, Executive Director, Hoffmann Global Institute for Business and Society, INSEAD
|8:35 am||Kaynote Address and Q&A|
Stephanie Creary, Assistant Professor of Management, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Choice of Panel Discussions
Magali Depras IDP-C'14Sep, IEP F/S'07Aug, Chief Strategy Officer and Head of CSR, TC Transcontinental
Michael A. Witt, Senior Affiliate Professor of Strategy and International Business, INSEAD
|12:30 pm||Networking Lunch|
Opening of Business segment
Nida Januskis EMBA'23Jan, Associate Dean, Advancement, INSEAD
|2:05 pm||Alumni Awards|
|2:35 pm||INSEAD Entrepreneurs - Fireside Chat|
Alumni Horizontal Learning - Round I
Alumni Horizontal Learning - Round II
Daniel Teper MBA'84J, Co-Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Cytovia Therapeutics
INSEAD in the Americas
Ilian Mihov, Dean of INSEAD
|7:00 pm||Random Dinners with Alumni|
|9:30 pm till late|
Party in New York!
Specially hosted and organized by the Alumni Association of America. Come and party New York style!
Thw NAA Americas is putting together a fantastic social programme, so watch this space for more details to come!
Unless indicated, all social events are self-paid. Details will be finalized closer to date.
Saturday, 2 April
@Brooklyn Bridge Park (choose one, FREE)
|Lunch||Champagne Brunch OR Cooking Competition (choose one)|
Culture & Fun - choose one
Sunday, 3 April
|Lunch||Picnic in Brooklyn Park (BYO)|
Join your local INSEAD Alumni Association today to enjoy substantial discount on AFA tickets: https://my.insead.edu/membership/.
You can also check your membership status there.
|Conference only tickets (incl Thursday cocktails)||Early Bird (ends 16 Jan 2022)||Regular (starts 17 Jan 2022)|
|INSEAD National Alumni Association members||USD 399||USD 499|
|Non-INSEAD National Alumni Association members||USD 499||USD 599|
|Conference + Party tickets (incl Thursday cocktails & Friday Party)||Early Bird (ends 16 Jan 2022)||Regular (starts 17 Jan 2022)|
|INSEAD National Alumni Association members||USD 549||USD 649|
|Non-INSEAD National Alumni Association members||USD 699||USD 799|
|Friday Party only tickets||Flat Rate|
|INSEAD National Alumni Association members||USD 159|
|Non-INSEAD National Alumni Association members||USD 249|
The dress code for the Alumni Forum Americas is business attire.
Covid-19 safety measure
- You are are required to show proof of vaccination to participate in the Forum. Eligible proof of vaccination includes the NYC COVID Safe App, the New York State Excelsior App, a photo or hard copy of a CDC vaccination card, official vaccine record, or a photo or hard copy of an official vaccination record of a vaccine administered outside the United States for one of the following vaccines: AstraZeneca/SK Bioscience, Serum Institute of India/COVISHIELD and Vaxzevria, Sinopharm or Sinovac.
- Enforcement by the City began on September 13. Penalties for failure to comply start at $1,000 and can reach $5,000 for repeated violations.
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) now recommends that all individuals in areas of high or substantial transmission wear masks indoors.
You are required to wear a badge during the conference which will be provided at registration. Please ensure you keep your valuables with you at all times.
Media, filming and photography
INSEAD may engage professional photographers for this event. All sessions will be filmed. We reserve the right to use any film and/or photography from the event in our print and digital marketing collateral. Delegates who do not wish to be filmed or recorded should contact us prior to the event.