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CentreCourt 2017 MBA Festival | New York

Saturday, May 20, 2017
11:00am – 8:00pm

The Times Center 242 West 41st Street New York, NY 10018


Going to business school is one of the biggest investments you are going to make, both in time and money. So you want to make sure that you meet with the top schools, learn how to shine in the competitive admissions process, and turn your MBA dreams into reality.

The CentreCourt MBA Festival has been designed for MBA applicants by two of the world’s foremost authorities on business schools. John A. Byrne, editor-in-chief of Poets&Quants and Matt Symonds, bestselling MBA author and columnist for Forbes and The Economist are pulling together exceptional content and guest speakers – interviews, panels, workshops and school interaction – everything you need to know about the MBA.

Meet many of the world’s top business schools in one day.

This is your chance to:

Enjoy lively panels on important business school issues and major trends including, innovation, social enterprise, contemporary concerns in the LGBTQ community and what it’s like to work for a global company Hear from top deans and directors about the state of business education, the value of the MBA degree and its return on investment, and how schools might adapt and thrive in changing times Meet face-to-face with admissions officers of the world’s top 50 business schools Have your own ‘Handicapping Your MBA Odds’ assessment by the cult favorite, Sandy Kreisberg, of Make your first impression utilizing the combined resources of Poets&Quants and Matt Symonds to guide you before the event even takes place

May 20, 2017 NYC - The Times Center

The Deans Panel

This moderated panel brings attendees into a conversation with leading deans to discuss innovations in graduate business education, the value of the MBA, and how schools are adjusting to the changing needs of business school students.

Admissions Director Panel

What does it really take to get into one of the world's most exclusive business schools? Find out from the gatekeepers themselves in this candid conversation with admissions officials. Standing Out In The Finance Sector Students and alumni openly discuss topics specific to applicants considering a career in finance.

Meet & Greet With Universities Handicapping Your MBA Odds

Have your stats assessed by none other than the HBS Guru himself, Sandy Kreisberg.

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Graduate Business Programs (primary), Full-time MBA Program, School of Business Part-time MBA Program, UConn Master Calendar

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