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2019 San Francisco Forté MBA Forum for Women

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Fairmont San Francisco

950 Mason Street

San Francisco, CA 94108

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Forté MBA Forums are designed for all standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

A free event especially for women, the San Francisco Forum will empower you with information about the MBA’s value, leading business schools, and financing your degree. You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe— all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you'll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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6:00-8:15 pm - Registration & School Fair

  • Connect with admissions members from top U.S. and international business schools
  • Learn about the admissions process
  • Find the school that’s right for you
  • Networking reception with light refreshments

7:00-8:00 pm - MBA Alumnae Panel

Hear advice and stories from MBA women in various industries and career stages about how they chose a career, what motivated them to pursue an MBA, and the successes and challenges they’ve faced.

Panelists

Nicole Irvin (Moderator) - Goldman Sachs
Chantel Adams - Align Technology
Obiamaka Eke
Edua Dickerson - Alphabet Finance

8:15-9:00 pm - Admissions Panel

Seasoned MBA Admissions professionals discuss admissions requirements, researching schools, the application process, and financing your MBA. Schools presenting will vary by location.

Panelists

Ann Richards (Modertor) - Cornell SC Johnson College of Business (Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management)
Natalie Dillion - University of Minnesota - Twin Ciites (Carlson School of Management)
Anna Chalfin - University of Chicago (Booth School of Business)
Maria Reis - INSEAD
Nikki McAtee - Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management)

We encourage you to attend some or all of the sessions. Feel free to come and go as necessary.

Dress: Smart Business Casual

Meet with Forté Sponsor Schools and Exhibitors

Forté Forums are your best chance to meet with admissions reps from the world’s best business schools.

Arizona State University (W.P. Carey School of Business)Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper School of Business)Columbia Business SchoolCornell University (Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management)Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Business)Duke University (Fuqua School of Business)Emory University (Goizueta Business School)ESADE Business SchoolGeorgetown University (McDonough School of Business)Georgia Tech (Scheller College of Business)Harvard Business SchoolHEC-Paris • Hult International Business School IE Business SchoolIESE Business SchoolIMD Business School Imperial College Business School Indiana University - Bloomington (Kelley School of Business)INSEAD • Johns Hopkins University • London Business School • Manhattan Prep Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT Sloan School of Management)Michigan State University (Broad College of Business)New York University (Stern School of Business)Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management)Ohio State University (Fisher College of Business)Personal MBA CoachRice University (Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business) • San Francisco State University • Santa Clara University • Southern Methodist University (Cox School of Business) • Tulane University • University of California - Berkeley (Haas School of Business) • University of California - Irvine • University of California - Los Angeles (Anderson School of Management)University of Chicago (Booth School of Business) • University of Colorado - Boulder • University of Michigan (Ross School of Business)University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Carlson School of Management)University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Kenan-Flagler Business School)University of Notre Dame (Mendoza College of Business) • University of Oregon • University of Oxford (Saïd Business School)University of Pennsylvania (The Wharton School)University of Southern California (Marshall School of Business)University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business)University of Virginia (Darden School of Business)University of Washington (Foster School of Business)University of Wisconsin - Madison (Wisonsin School of Business) Vanderbilt University (Owen Graduate School of Management)Washington University in St. Louis (Olin Business School) • Willamette University - Atkinson Yale School of Management

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