Many in-person events are planned in cities around the world this year! Chapters and Ambassadors are hosting fun and engaging Global Ivey Day events in honour of Ivey’s 100th anniversary. All alumni are invited to attend no matter your location (unless otherwise stipulated). Please note dates/times (some events may not take place on May 11). Check out the highlights below:
Toronto - Senior Alumni Breakfast
Thursday, May 11 from 7:30 - 9 a.m. ET
The Ivey Alumni Network (IAN) invites alumni who are well established in their career – or retired from it! – to kick off Global Ivey Day in Toronto at the Senior Alumni Breakfast. Hosted by Lisa Dymond, MBA ’06, Chair of the IAN, the event will take place at The Old Mill.
Special guest Dean Sharon Hodgson will provide a progress update on the Ivey Next strategy and speak to the future she sees as Ivey celebrates its centennial.
$35 plus HST – Single Ticket
Registration for the Senior Alumni Breakfast is now closed.
Toronto - Real Estate Industry Event
Thursday, May 11 from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. ET
Welcome back to in-person GID events in Toronto! Kick off the GID celebrations with a get-together with other alums from the real estate industry at the site of a well-known and respected company for real estate, KingSett Capital. Enjoy a tasty breakfast as you mix and mingle, meeting old friends, making new contacts, and celebrating all things Ivey.
Free for alumni.
Registration for the Real Estate event is now closed.
Toronto - Power Lunch
Thursday, May 11 from 12 - 1:30 p.m. ET
The Power Lunch is back in person on Global Ivey Day! Reconnect with fellow alumni over lunch in Toronto and celebrate our 2023 Ivey Alumni Achievement Award winners. A plated lunch will be served in the Grand Banking Hall at One King West Hotel & Residence from 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Featuring a Fireside Chat lead by Dean Sharon Hodgson with the 2023 Ivey Alumni Achievement Award recipients:
- David Dobrowolski, HBA '04, Partner at Solon Capital Partners
- John Stelzer, HBA '04, Co-founder & Partner at Solon Capital Partners
Solon Capital Partners is a West-Africa focused investment manager that is pioneering a new approach to economic development and poverty reduction in fragile and post-conflict states. Solon’s core strategy seeks to maximize risk-adjusted returns for their investors by developing and acquiring high growth businesses that provide fundamental goods and services to underserved populations in overlooked markets.
- $45 plus HST – Single Ticket
- $350 plus HST – Table of 8 (table will be reserved. Please email the name, company, and email address of each of your attendees to email@example.com by May 8.)
Registration for the Power Lunch is now closed.
Thursday, May 11 from 6 - 9 p.m. ET
We’re celebrating Ivey’s 100th in Toronto at The Rec Room for Global Ivey Day’s flagship event! Come together with hundreds of fellow alumni and classmates to eat, drink, network, and see who can rack up the most points on the gaming floor!
$50 plus HST – Single Ticket
Tickets are limited, so don't miss out! Price includes access to the event, two drink tickets, hors d'oeuvres, and a gaming tag*.
* Note: The game tags are for a one-hour period. The game tag will be valid for one hour after your first game is played. For example, if you first tap your game tag at 6:02 p.m., your time to play games with the game tag provided will end at 7:02 p.m. If you first tap your game tag at 7:30 p.m., your time to play games with the game tag provided will end at 8:30 p.m.
Toronto - Careers in Sustainability: Following Your Purpose for Real Impact
Thursday, May 11 from 4 - 5:30 p.m. ET
Listen, Learn and Connect!
A growing number of Ivey alumni are starting their careers in sustainability or are following their passion and purpose to move into roles with real societal impact. Join us in Toronto at BDC for an alumni panel discussion aimed to give insight into how to pursue a career within sustainability, a rapidly growing space facing a shortage of high-calibre professionals with combined business and sustainability skills.
Hear from Ivey alumni working in roles related to sustainability, as they share their stories and highlight lessons from their professional journeys. Discussion will be followed by Q&A and networking session (food and drinks provided).
$10 plus HST – Single Ticket
Registration for the Sustainability event is now closed.
Ottawa Chapter Lunch Celebration
Thursday, May 11 from 12 - 2 p.m. ET
You're invited to join fellow alums in Ottawa for a pay your own way lunch at Sidedoor! Please register in advance, limited spots.
Registration for the Ottawa event is now closed.
Halifax Ambassador Event
Thursday, May 11 from 5 - 7 p.m. ADT
Join fellow alums in the region at Pickford & Blacks to celebrate Ivey's Centennial. Advance registration required. Registration includes light appetizers. Food and drink will be available for purchase.
Registration for the Halifax event is now closed.
Montreal Chapter presents "AI: Now and Forever"
Thursday, May 11 from 5 - 7 p.m. ET
We invite you to celebrate with us and hear from speakers Bruce Stamm, Managing Director, Enterprise Data & AI at Air Canada, and Chris Fanaberia, VP at Jasper.ai, on "AI: Now and Forever". This event is free to attend. Registration required.
Registration for the Montreal event is now closed.
London, ON Chapter Celebrates at The Club House
Thursday, May 11 from 6 - 9 p.m. ET
Join us this GID at The Club House to reconnect and have some fun with fellow alumni. Enjoy food, drinks, and bocce ball! Cost: $40 plus HST per person. Guests welcome! Your ticket will include appetizers, and 2 drink tickets. Registration closes Tuesday, May 9.
Victoria, BC Ambassador Event
Thursday, May 11 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. PDT
We invite you to join us this GID at Irish Times Pub for a cocktail reception with fellow alums & friends. $10 plus tax and ticket processing fee per person, includes shared appetizers.
The Victoria event is SOLD OUT!
BC Chapter Event in Vancouver
Thursday, May 11 from 6 - 8 p.m. PDT
We invite you to join us this Global Ivey Day at GRETA Vancouver to play classic arcade games while reconnecting with fellow alumni. $30 plus tax and ticket processing fee person includes appetizers, drinks and game credits. Walk-ins welcome!
Online registration is now closed.
Calgary Chapter Event
Thursday, May 11 from 5 - 8 p.m. MDT
Come out for an evening of cocktails and appetizers to celebrate Global Ivey Day with your fellow alumni at the spectacular Bow Sky Gardens in downtown Calgary. Plus ones are welcome to join for the evening. $30 plus tax and ticket processing fee includes appetizers and open bar.
Registration for the Calgary event is now closed.
Sydney, Australia Ambassador Event
Wednesday, May 10 from 6 - 8 p.m. AEST
Ivey alumni in New South Wales are invited to meet in-person at Shelbourne Hotel Rooftop for a dinner to celebrate Global Ivey Day. Canapes and first drink will be provided.
Registration for the Sydney event is now closed.
Melbourne, Australia Ambassador Event
Thursday, May 11 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. AEST
Alumni in Victoria State are invited to join fellow alums at the rooftop of State of Grace. Enjoy complimentary apps and connecting with your local Ivey community!
The Melbourne event is now sold out!
Celebrate GID Centennial Edition in Singapore
Friday, May 12 from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. SST
In celebrating Ivey’s 100 years, this year GID is extra special as it will be themed around giving back to the community. Join us at Mandala Club for Japanese platters, drinks, and connecting with fellow alums! Ticket price is SGD 100 all-in. RSVP by Wednesday, April 19.
Registration for the Singapore event is now closed.
India Chapter Event in New Delhi
Thursday, May 11 from 7 p.m. IST onwards
We invite you to join us this GID at The Great Kebab Factory. Enjoy dinner with fellow alums in the region. Free ticket includes food, and drinks will be available for individual purchase. Register by May 8.
Registration for the India event is now closed.
Taipei, Taiwan Event
Thursday, May 11 from 7 - 9 p.m. CST
Join us as we celebrate Ivey's 100th anniversary at the Sonnien Hotel in Taipei for Global Ivey Day's flagship event!
Registration for the Taipei event is now closed.
Hong Kong Chapter Event
Thursday, May 11 from 7 - 10 p.m. HKT
We look forward to seeing you in-person at our Global Ivey Day 2023 celebration, live in Hong Kong, at Petticoat Lane. $450 HKD; includes free flow of light food & drinks from 7-9 p.m., including signature Ivey cocktail, cash bar after 9 p.m.
Celebrate in Tokyo
Thursday, May 11 from 9 p.m. onwards
A group of MSc CEMS students will be in Tokyo on GID en route to their internships in Asia, and invite you to Kujira Entertainment to celebrate Global Ivey Day. Sign up to welcome them to Tokyo and share your tips on exploring the city!
Frankfurt, Germany Event
Thursday, May 11 from 6 - 9 p.m. CEST
Celebrate this Global Ivey Day with alums in the region at Occhio d'Oro, located in Flemings Selection Hotel. Please register in advance to attend. Limited spots available. Food and drink will be available for individual purchase.
Registration for the Germany event is now closed.
London, UK Chapter Celebration
Wednesday, May 17 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. BST
We invite you to join us this GID at Wagtail Rooftop Bar to reconnect with fellow alumni over drinks and food. £10 per person, includes drinks and light snacks.
Keep Bermuda Beautiful (KBB) Lunch and Learn Presentation
Thursday, May 11 from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. ADT
Celebrate Global Ivey Day by joining other members of the Bermuda Ambassador and KBB for an engaging lunch and learn presentation at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 11 at the AIRCARE LTD./ReGen Showroom.
The presentation will include a Q&A session. Lunch will be provided. Be sure to pack your reusable water bottle and join the conversation with KBB on May 11! Registration required.
Chicago Ambassador Event
Thursday, May 11 from 4 - 6 p.m. CDT
Join fellow alums in Chicago at LUXBAR to reconnect and celebrate this GID! Registration required. This will be a pay your own way event, food and drink will be available for purchase.
SoCal Chapter Event
Thursday, May 11 from 5 - 8 p.m. PDT
Celebrate GID on Thursday, May 11 at the Jonathan Club, an invite-only private members club in downtown Los Angeles. A continued celebration of our 100th anniversary, join us to enjoy hors d’oeuvres, ultra-premium drinks, and music. $19.99 USD plus ticket processing fees per person.
Austin, Texas Ambassador Celebration
Thursday, May 11 from 6 - 9 p.m. CDT
Sponsored by Turtle Creek Asset Management, we invite you to celebrate with fellow alums in the area at Juliet Italian Kitchen - Barton Springs. $30 USD per person plus ticket processing fee. Ticket includes beverages and appetizers.
Bay Area Chapter Celebrates in San Francisco
Thursday, May 11 from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
We invite you to join us this GID at The Dorian. Enjoy connecting and celebrating with fellow alums in the region! Free ticket includes food and drink. Register today - additional spots now open!
Boston Ambassador Event
Thursday, May 11 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ADT
We invite you to join us at Boston's Waterfront for an evening of networking and celebration of Ivey's 100th anniversary with fellow alums in the region! Register to join us at Joe's Waterfront. Free ticket includes one beverage of your choice and shared appetizers. Guests welcome.
Dallas, Texas Celebrates GID
Saturday, May 13 from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. CDT
Join fellow alums in the region at Moxies Southlake, 1472 Main St, Southlake, TX to celebrate this year's Global Ivey Day! Email Chris O'Grady or Dhawal Tank to register.
New York Chapter Gives Back
Saturday, May 13 at 12:15 - 2:30 p.m. and 4:15 - 6:30 p.m.
This year, the IAN New York Chapter will be giving back to the community by partnering with Bowery Mission. Alumni can sign up to volunteer for a shift at the soup kitchen during lunch or dinner at the Bowery Campus. Spots are limited so please sign up in advance.