10/15 Year Reunion

Stronger Tomorrow

In a fast, digital and exponential world, a lot can happen in 10 or 15 years. Indeed, the world was different when you graduated from WU Executive Academy. On July 1st, 2021, we want to bring all of you together to get inspired by outstanding speakers and to (re-)connect with your fellow alumni. Let’s share old memories – and make new ones at the 10/15 Year Reunion of WU Executive Academy.

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Are you a graduate of the following years?

2005, 2006, 2010 or 2011

We look forward to reconnect with you and enjoy an exciting virtual 10/15 year reunion on July 1st.

Everyone else is very welcome to join us at 18:30 for „Shaping the Future“ part, featuring the key note speech by Janina Kugel followed by a panel discussion.

Interviews

Celebrating the 10 | 15 Year Reunion on July 1st, 2021.

Long time no see

An interview with the dean of the WU EA Barbara Stöttinger
hosted by Heidi Aichinger – 02.06.2021

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Celebrating the 10 | 15 Year Reunion on July 1st, 2021.

Die Mächtigste Managerin der Slowakei

An interview with retail director at Slovnaft, Timea Reicher
hosted by Naila Baldwin – 03.05.2021

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Digital Event

    

July 1st, 2021

1.

Reflecting the Past

16

00

Welcome

Anna Patterson (WU EA), Klaus Fiala (Forbes DACH)

16

15

Leading And Learning

Barbara Stöttinger (WU EA), Heidi Aichinger (Forbes DACH)

2.

NAVIGATING THE PRESENCE

16

30

Navigating Uncertain Times

Timea Reicher (Slovnaft)

16

45

Questions and Answers

Timea Reicher (Slovnaft), Klaus Fiala (Forbes DACH)

17

00

Breakout Sessions

Meet your class peers

18

15

Break

3.

Shaping the Future

18

30

Stronger Tomorrow

Janina Kugel

18

45

Panel Discussion

Janina Kugel (Author & Advisor), Timea Reicher (Slovnaft),
Jochen Borenich (Kapsch BusinessCom),
Barbara Stöttinger (WU EA)

19

30

Q&A Session

Panelists & Audience

19

45

Closing & Virtual Happy Hour

“Vienna & Wine” by Fritz Wieninger

Speakers

Barbara
Stöttinger

An associate professor at the Institute of International Marketing Management, Barbara Stöttinger is also the Dean of the WU Executive Academy. She got her PhD from WU Wien in 1993, before becoming an associate professor in 2003.

Timea
Reicher

Timea Reicher is on the Board of Directors of one of Slovakia’s largest companies, Slovnaft. She recently topped the Forbes list of the “Most Powerful Female Managers in Slovakia“. She studied engineering in Bratislava and graduated from the MBA program at WU Executive Academy in 2007.

Jochen
Borenich

Jochen Borenich is a Member of the Executive Board at Kapsch BusinessCom AG. Before Kapsch, he worked for T-Systems Austria. Borenich is an alumnus of both WU Wien and the WU Executive Academy.

Janina
Kugel

Janina Kugel served as Chief Human Resources Officer of Siemens AG from 2015 to 2020. After leaving the company, she is active as a board member (Konecranes, TUI), advisor, speaker and author. In April 2021, she published her first book titled “It’s Now – Live, Lead, Work. We Know The Rules, Now We Change Them“. In it, she describes the challenges she had to overcome to make it to the top of corporate Germany while raising two kids – and outlines what needs to change to allow for more diversity and inclusion in business and life.

Klaus
Fiala

An economist by training, Klaus Fiala joined Forbes DACH in 2015. He was head of the Zurich office from 2017 to 2019 and became editor-in-chief in 2018.

Heidi
Aichinger

A journalist with 20 years experience, Heidi Aichinger joined Forbes DACH in 2015. She became the editor-in-chief in 2016, before becoming publisher in 2017.

Anna
Patterson

Anna Patterson is a marketing manager at WU Executive Academy. Additionally, the American native works as a moderator and presenter.

”Let's reconnect, meet new friends and create new memories. I am looking forward to seeing you on July 1st.”

Barbara Stöttinger, Dean of the WU Executive Academy

10/15 Year Reunion

Stronger Tomorrow

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Are you a graduate of the following years?

2005, 2006, 2010 or 2011

We look forward to reconnect with you and enjoy an exciting virtual 10/15 year reunion on July 1st.

All other members of the WU Executive Club are very welcome to join us at 18:30 for „Shaping the Future“ part, featuring the key note speech by Janina Kugel followed by a panel discussion.