Columbia Alumni Associations in Asia

The Columbia alumni network in Asia is growing rapidly. The Columbia Alumni Association (CAA) has  been integral in connecting and expanding this network in Asia to provide you with the opportunities to connect with alumni throughout the region.

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Distinguished Universities Alumni League

DUAL is the Distinguished Universities Alumni League, an umbrella organization comprising members from the following 20 alumni clubs - Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University/Cornell University Hoteliers, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, Imperial College, INSEAD, King's College London, London Business School, London School of Economics, MIT, NUS MBA, Oxbridge Society, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California - Berkeley, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, and Yale University

Upcoming Events

1. Tuesday, 11 Dec, 2018 07:00pm - 09:00pm - Professors Lecture with Stanislav Shekshnia CEO School: Insights from 20 Global Business Leaders

The professor will share some insights from his new book on what makes a successful CEO and the paths to becoming one in today’s global economy. The book includes insights by 20 top CEOs – one from each G20 country – gathered from an extensive global qualitative research project. Stanislav Shekshnia is a Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business at INSEAD and a senior partner at Ward Howell International. He provides advice and coaching to senior executives, holds several board memberships, and was previously CEO of Alfa-Telecom and Millicom International Cellular.

Venue: INSEAD 1 Ayer Rajah Avenue, Singapore 138676
Cost: DUAL & INSEAD Non-NAA members and a guest each: $45
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/professors-lecture-with-stanislav-shekshnia-tickets-52295128136
Contact: alumniassoc.sg@insead.edu
More on Prof Stanislav Shekshnia: https://www.insead.edu/faculty-research/faculty/stanislav-shekshnia


2. Thursday, 20 Dec, 2018 07:00pm - 10:00pm - DUAL Drinks

If you not travelling, do come down for the last DUAL Drinks in 2018 at a venue with a great view! It will be a wonderful time to relax, catch up with old friends and meet new people!

Venue: Barnacles, 70 Collyer Quay, Customs House
Cost: Cash Bar. Happy Hour
RSVP: Just Come! No need to RSVP!
Contact: Hau Yee at hauyee.ng@gmail.com


3. Tuesday, 15 Jan, 2019 06:30pm - 09:00pm - Future Fintech: FS Innovation Blockchain Application in Banking & Insurance

Join us as we deep dive further into the future of FinTech, with a focus on concrete BlockChain applications in Financial Services. This select event will bring together the perspectives of both Incumbents and Fintechs, with industry players, working for MAS, ING Labs, AXA, Ripple, Consensys... More panelists' details to follow.... Event will have live demos, panel discussion and networking

Venue: INSEAD 1 Ayer Rajah Avenue, Singapore 138676
Cost: $55 for Dual Members
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/future-fintech-fs-innovation-blockchain-application-in-banking-insurance-tickets-53121338353
Contact: alumniassoc.sg@insead.edu
Agenda:
- 19:00-19:05 Introduction by FFT team members
- 19:05-19:20 Live demos (showcases of ‘what good looks like’)
    - RippleNet
    - Fizzy Travel Insurance
    - Surprise demo (TBC)
- 19:20-20:00 Panel discussion o Why are people excited by Blockchain in FS industry? § Typical benefits realized to date / additional expected outcomes § What part is real / fluke? o Lessons learned § What works? § What doesn’t work? o What to expect next? § Predictable developments in 2019 § Longer term · 20:00-20:30 Discussion with audience (Q&A)
- 20:30- Networking around nice food and beverages.

We look forward to meeting you at this event. FutureFinTech.co team Arvin, Laurent, Waki, Vincent

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www.dual.org.sg

DUAL is the Distinguished Universities Alumni League, an umbrella organization comprising members from the following 20 alumni clubs - Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University/Cornell University Hoteliers, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, Imperial College, INSEAD, King's College London, London Business School, London School of Economics, MIT, NUS MBA, Oxbridge Society, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California - Berkeley, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, and Yale University