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Winter Open House
 

Join us to learn more about the Merage School advantage! Experience the Merage School first-hand by spending a half-day on campus. You will meet the Admission Directors of the Fully Employed MBA, Executive MBA and Health Care Executive MBA programs and other key faculty and staff, and interact with current students and alumni.

Merage School evening photo

Speaker

Margarethe WiersemaMargarethe Wiersema
Dean's Professor, Strategic Management

Margarethe F. Wiersema holds the Dean’s Professorship in Strategic Management at the University of California, Irvine. She has an MBA and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. Recipient of numerous awards for excellence in research and teaching, Prof. Wiersema was awarded an honorary doctorate by the Copenhagen Business School in 2016 and was elected as a Strategic Management Society Fellow in 2012. In 2006, she was awarded the Distinguished PhD Alumni Award from the University of Michigan. She serves as Associate Editor of the Strategic Management Journal and on the Senior Editorial Board of the Global Strategy Journal. Professor Wiersema is internationally recognized as one of the leading experts on corporate strategy and corporate governance with more than 50 publications and over 8500 citations and her research has appeared in the New York Times, The Financial Times, The Economist, Fortune, Business Week, the Washington Post, and The Economist Intelligence Unit for their “Executive Briefing”. She has published extensively in the premier journals in the field including the Harvard Business Review, Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, and Administrative Science Quarterly.

Agenda

9:30am - 10:00am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

10:00am -10:05am Welcome & Introduction
10:05am - 10:45am Keynote with Professor Wiersema
10:45am - 10:55am Break
10:55am - 11:30am Program Overview 
11:30am - 12:00pm Alumni Panel
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch with Alumni & Students

Location

If you are coming from NORTH of Irvine (Los Angeles area): Take the 405 freeway south just past the 55 freeway. Take the Jamboree Road exit. Turn right onto Jamboree Road. Turn left onto Campus Drive. The campus will be a couple of miles ahead on the right.

If you are coming from SOUTH of Irvine (San Diego area): Take the 405 freeway north. Take the Jamboree Road exit. Turn left onto Jamboree Road. Turn left onto Campus Drive. The campus will be a couple of miles ahead on the right.

If you are coming from EAST of Irvine (Riverside area): Take the 91 freeway west to the 55 freeway south. Take the 55 freeway south to the 405 freeway south. Take the Jamboree Road exit. Turn right onto Jamboree Road. Turn left onto Campus Drive. The campus will be a couple of miles ahead on the right.

Parking for Event

From Campus Drive (coming east from Jamboree Road noted above), turn right at the light at Stanford to immediately enter the Social Sciences Parking Structure (SSPS).

Prior to entering the garage, please stop at the white kiosk and let the attendant know you are here for the Merage School Open House Event. They will give you a pass and instructions for parking.

Upon exiting the garage on foot, please follow signage to the Paul Merage School of Business.

Contact Us

Have questions?

Contact us for more information or to set up a consultation with someone from our admissions team: 949.824.4565 or mbaprograms@uci.edu.

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Event Details

Date: 01.27.2018
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 01:00 p.m.
Event Type: Public

Venue

UCI Paul Merage School of Business

Organizer

Fully-Employed MBA & Executive MBA
Jamee Riddle
jmriddle@uci.edu