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20 November 2015

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.


NEWS HIGHLIGHT: EMScom Alumni Annual General Meeting - February 4, 2016

The EMScom Alumni Association Annual General Meeting will be held on February 4, 2016 at Hotel Widder, Rennweg 7 in Z├╝rich. All EMScom Alumni will receive the official invitation by email on Friday, December 18, 2015. To register, please send an email to emscomalumni@usi.ch


The value of an identity-based rebranding: the Pro Senectute case - December 10

You can still register for the EMScom Alumni Event about Pro Senectute, the project winner of the Burson-Marsteller Award for Consulting Excellence in 2014. The event will take place on December 10 at Hotel Walhalla, Limmatstrasse 5, 8005 Zurich, at 18:30 hrs by Kathrin Gasser, Responsible for national communication projects at Pro Senectute. The event is open to the public.

Read more and register


Reputation Institute launches its annual Reputation Leaders Study, in an exclusive form for EMScom Alumni

All EMScom Alumni are invited to participate in the Reputation Leaders Study. The purpose of the study is to uncover the best reputation management practices adopted by leading organizations worldwide. The survey will be online until December 10, 2015. Participants in the study will then receive the results.

Go to survey


EMScom16 graduation - November 14, 2015

The EMScom16 class graduated on Saturday, November 14, 2015. Lukas Widmer, EMScom Alumni Association Co-President, addressed the graduates and welcomed them into the association. it was also a pleasure to see that couple of EMScom alumni travelled to Lugano to celebrate this occasion. You can check out who your new alumni fellows are on the press release.

EMScom16 graduation pictures


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: January 2016

As paying alumni members, you can always go to Lugano and attend classes free of charge. The next module will take place on January 14-23, 2016 with the courses "Organizational identity and reputation management" and "Research methods for corporate communication". Send an email to emscom@usi.ch to receive more information and register.

Read course descriptions


Write a review and get an Uber voucher worth CHF 25

Support the EMScom program and help potential students by leaving a review on the platform eggheads. In return you will receive a voucher worth CHF 25 for Uber, the taxi service. The offer is valid for your first ride in Switzerland.

Go to egghead


Get your certificate of attendance now!

Those of you who have attended one or more EMScom courses as an alumnus/alumna, have now the chance to receive an official certificate of attendance. If you would like to receive it, please send an email to ilaria.juon@usi.ch with the name of the course you have attended and the year.


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. If you would like to share news, events, invitations or any information that may be of interest for your fellow colleagues, please send it to emscomalumni@usi.ch and we will be happy to feature it in the next scheduled news.


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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