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12 February 2016

On behalf of the EMScom Alumni Association, we'd like to remind you of the upcoming activities. You will always find news and update on events and activities on the EMScom Alumni Association LinkedIn group.


Wrap-up the EMScom Alumni Association Annual General Meeting

On February 4 in Zurich, six members of the EMScom Alumni Board welcomed 33 alumni to the Widder Hotel for the Association’s Annual General Meeting. For the first time, the event was also broadcasted live on YouTube with a dedicated link. This initiative is part of the board’s goal in terms of international outreach. We are happy to confirm that few EMScom Alumni followed the event online.

Read wrap-up


UPCOMING EVENT: first EMScom Alumni Roundtable on "Digital transformation" - March 16, 2016

The EMScom Alumni Association is proud to announce the first Roundtable, taking place in Zurich on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 18:30 hrs. The theme of the Roundtable is "Digital transformation", and is organized in partnership with Infocentric Research AG.

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EMScom Alumni Association Survey: don't miss the opportunity to be heard!

The EMScom Alumni Association survey is still open: do not miss the chance to express your views and needs. More feedbacks mean better services to the community! The survey will be open until February 29. Those of you who could not complete the survey and would like to take it again can do so by first deleting the cache on your browser.

Go to survey


UPCOMING EVENT: EMScom Alumni Association Jour Fixe - Zurich, April 28, 2016

Evaluation of communication activities is consistently named as one of the top concerns of communication professionals. Yet paradoxically not even half reportedly undertake any evaluation. Glenn O'Neil, EMScom1 alumnus, will share is PhD journey in social research and methodology from the London School of Economics, with the topic "Communication evaluation in international organisations; methodology, influence and use". 

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Job offers

Do not forget to regularly check the EMScom Alumni LinkedIn page: there, you will find current job offers that we receive from other alumni or the headhunting agency smart.heads. Let us know if you wish to promote an open position within the EMScom Alumni community. We will be happy to share it.

EMScom Alumni LinkedIn group


Refresh your knowledge in Lugano: March 2016

As paying alumni members, you can always go to Lugano and attend classes free of charge. The next module will take place on March 19-25 with the courses "Stakeholder management" and "Sponsoring and marketing partnerships". Send an email to emscom@usi.ch to receive more information and register.

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Get your certificate of attendance now!

If you who have attended one or more EMScom courses as an alumnus/alumna, you can now receive an official certificate of attendance by sending an email to ilaria.juon@usi.ch with the name of the course you have attended and the year.


EMScom Alumni Association Memberships 2016

In the next couple of weeks, you will receive the yearly invoice for your membership, along with an overview of the activities that will happen in 2016 and that will make your memership valuable.


Job changes or addresses updates

If you change job or position, let us know: we are happy to feature you on EMScom's social media channels. Also, do not forget to communicate new business or private contact details to stay in the loop of the Association's communications.


Your contribution matters!

This EMScom Alumni news is sent out on a regular basis. We highly encourage you to share news, events, invitations or any information that may be of interest for your fellow colleagues. Please do so by sending an email to emscomalumni@usi.ch and we will be happy to feature it in the next scheduled news or through our social media channels.


EMScom Alumni Association
c/o USI Università della Svizzera italiana
via Giuseppe Buffi 13
CH-6900 Lugano
phone: +41 (0)58 666 46 02
e-mail: emscomalumni@usi.ch

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