Carnegie Mellon University

Tepper Alumni Webinar Series

The Tepper Alumni Webinar Series keeps our alumni up-to-date on current business trends and developments through virtual learning.


Upcoming Webinars

Mexico's 2024 Economic Outlook: How will Nearshoring and AI Spur Growth

Tuesday, March 20:
1-2 p.m. ET


Oliver Hahl, Associate Professor of Organization Theory, Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Alumni Panelists:

Enrique Ibarra Anaya (MS/CIT 1989, Ph.D./CIT 1990), Chief Information Officer, Grupo Nacional Provincial (GNP Seguros)
Lourdes Arana Navarro, Executive Director of Digital Channels, Actinver
Patricio Gamboa (MBA 2005), Founding Partner, Energy Intelligence Consulting
Otto Graff (MBA 2005), Partner, IGNIA Partners, Monterrey


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GenAI for Business Analytics

Thursday, March 14, 2024
1:30-2:30 p.m. ET

Presenter: Ben Moseley, Carnegie Bosch Associate Professor of Operations Research

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Unleashing Innovation: Harnessing the Power of Generative AI

Wednesday, May 15, 2024
1:30-2:30 p.m. ET

Sean Ammirati, Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship

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2024 Webinars

Tepper CMU Alumni International Investment Outlook 2024 Panel

Moderator: Professor Laurence Ales, PhD - Professor of Economics

Alumni Panelists: Timothy Parsons (MBA 2002), CFA, Managing Director, is Deputy CIO for Index Equity within BlackRock's ETF and Index Investments (EII) Index Equity Team; London
Takehisa Takamatsu (MSIA 1989), former President of Lone Star Japan Acquisitions
Chris Wu (BS 2008; MBA 2014 Wharton), Managing Director of Blue Pool Capital; Hong Kong

Use Cases of GenAI in Talent Recruitment and Sparking Creativity

Presenters: Sunkee Lee, Frank A. and Helen E. Risch Associate Professor of Organizational Theory and Strategy and Tong (Joy) Lu, Assistant Professor of Marketing


Tepper Alumni Investment Outlook 2024

Presenters: Brent Glover, PhD, Associate Professor of Finance
Jennifer DeSisto, CFA (IM 1987), Anchor Capital Advisors, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager
Otis Greene (IM 1996), Managing Director, BlackRock; Head of Multi-Asset Portfolio Management for SMA (Separately Managed Accounts) business. Client CIO (Chief Investment Officer) for institutions and endowments.
Abhijeet Singh (MSIA 1998), Institutional Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Institutional Asset Management


Webinar Archives 

Generative AI Tools for Workplace Communication: Suggestions for Effective and Ethical Use

Nov. 13, 2023

1:30-2:30 p.m. ET

Emily DeJeu, Ph.D. (Ph.D./DC 2022), Assistant Teaching Professor of Business Communication

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Principles, Potential and Pitfalls of Generative AI

Oct. 25, 2023

1:30-2:30 p.m. ET

Karan Singh, Assistant Professor of Operations Research

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Tepper Webinar: How is AI Changing Health Care?

Oct. 11, 2023

1-2 p.m. ET

Soo-Haeng Cho, PhD
Professor of Operations Management and Strategy

Panelists include: 

Darryl Britt (MSIA 1990, T), Chief Executive Officer at Apprio / ApprioHealth 

Jenny Cordina (MBA 2003), Partner at McKinsey, Healthcare and Growth, Marketing & Sales 

Arisha Patel, MD (MBA 2020), Hematologist/Oncologist | Personalized Healthcare-Precision Oncology | Oncology Predictive Analytics | AI/ML | Physician Investor & Entrepreneur, launching AI health care tech startup.

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GenAI: Implications on Business and the Workforce

Sept. 20, 2023

1:30-2:30 p.m. ET

R Ravi Andris A. Zoltners Professor of Business, Professor of Operations Research and Computer Science, and Director of Analytics Strategy; Laurence Ales, Professor of Economics

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2023 Investment Outlook Panel

Jan. 18, 2023

Lars-Alexander Kuehn, Associate Professor of Finance

Panelists Include Michael Germano (MBA 2005), Head of North America, Newton Investment Management Group; Jim Foster (MSIA 1986), Managing Director, Greycourt; Lori Heinel (MSIA 1992), Global Chief Investment Officer at State Street Global Advisors

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Managing Remote Work: Building Collective Intelligence in the Workplace

Sept. 28, 2022

Anita Williams Woolley, Associate Dean, Research, Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; Andrew A. Li, Assistant Professor of Operations Research


Robust, Adaptive, and Actionable Artificial Intelligence

June 15, 2022

Zachary Chase Lipton, Assistant Professor of Machine Learning and Operations Research


W.L. Mellon Speaker: Revathi Advaithi, CEO of Flex

April 13, 2022


The Intelligent Future of Health Care

April 8, 2022

Soo-Haeng Cho, Professor of Operations Management and Strategy


The Intelligent Future of Inclusive Growth and Prosperity

March 25, 2022

Ali Shourideh, Associate Professor of Economics 


The Intelligent Future of Sustainability

March 9, 2022

Nicholas Muller, Lester and Judith Lave Professor of Economics, Engineering, and Public Policy

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The Intelligent Future of Blockchain

Feb. 25, 2022

Ariel Zetlin-Jones, Associate Professor of Economics 

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Challenges and Strategies for Supply Chains in 2022

Feb. 2, 2022

Alan A. Scheller-Wolf, Professor of Operations Management

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Tepper Alumni Investment Outlook 2022 Panel

Jan. 19, 2022

Lars-Alexander Kuehn, Associate Professor of Finance

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Why Your Biggest Cheerleader May Not Make the Best Mentor

Dec. 16, 2021

Catherine Shea, is an Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory 

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Current Career Job Market Trends and Return to Office

Nov.17, 2021

Julie Thornton, Tepper Executive Alumni Career Coach

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The Critical Path: What Star Performers Know

Nov. 9, 2021

Robert Kelley, Distinguished Service Professor of Management

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W.L. Mellon Speaker: Onur Genc (MSIA ’97), Chief Executive Officer, The BBVA Group

Nov. 4, 2021

The Art and Science of Negotiation: Sharpening Your Skills

Oct. 19, 2021

Laurie R. Weingart, Richard M. and Margaret S. Cyert Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory

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Alumni Panel on Challenges Facing Leaders on Corporate Boards

Oct. 14, 2021

Robert M. Dammon, Professor of Financial Economics and former Dean of the Tepper School

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The Entrepreneurial Journey of Fifth Season

Sept. 29, 2021

Dave Mawhinney (MSIA 1990), Executive Director of the Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship

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The New Wave of FinTech 

Sept. 22, 2021

Param Vir Singh, Carnegie Bosch Professor of Business Technologies and Marketing

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Tepper Alumni Investment Outlook 2021 Panel

Jan. 26, 2021

Moderated by Brent Glover, Associate Professor of Finance

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Tepper Alumni Panel: What’s Ahead for Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain?

March 25, 2021

Moderated by Bryan Routledge, Associate Professor of Finance

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W.L. Mellon Series Speaker

April 13, 2021

Ted Decker (MSIA ’93), President and Chief Operating Officer; The Home Depot

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The 2020 and 2021 Tepper Alumni Awards

May 12, 2021

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How Reliable Are the U.S. Electric and Natural Gas Systems?

May 19, 2021

Jay Apt, Professor and Co-Director of Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry

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Technology and The Future of Work – An Economist Perspective

June 17, 2021

Laurence Ales, Associate Professor of Economics

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Tepper Alumni Panel: What’s Ahead in Real Estate?

July 15, 2021

Chester S. Spatt, Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn Professor of Finance

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