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September 27, 2017

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM A New Strategy for U.S. Health and Health care
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
University Club, Ballroom B
Reception to Follow

In this special talk, Jeffrey Sachs, University Professor at Columbia University, will discuss a practical pathway to reforming U.S. health care and public health with aims of reducing disease, increasing longevity, and sustainability cutting health care costs. The event will be moderated by CB Bhattacharya, H.J. Zoffer Chair of Sustainability and Ethics at the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business.

There is no cost to attend, but advance registration is required. Seating is limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

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1:00 PM - 11:00 PM Thrival Innovation

This is Pittsburgh’s version of SXSW.  It is a tech themed event along with a music festival.  It is fairly new, but has been growing fast over the last few years.  This is a great opportunity for students to get to know what’s going on in the tech world.  Tickets can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thrival-innovation-intelligence-humans-x-tech-tickets-35738712451#tickets.

6:30 PM - 6:30 PM Pitt Business Alumni Gathering in Philadelphia
September 27, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
City Tap House
2 Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 587-9040

We warmly invite you to a gathering of Pitt Business Alumni in Philadelphia, PA on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.  Come together to meet fellow graduates in the area and our MBA & MS students who will be in town participating in the 2017 Annual Conference & Exposition presented by NBMBAA & Prospanica happening that week (one of the largest conferences in the city this year). 
 
Dress:      Business Casual
 
Learn more about what has been happening at Pitt and don’t forget to bring your business cards.  Hors d’ oeuvres and a cash bar will be provided. 
 
Please register HERE – Looking forward to meeting you in Philadelphia! 
 
Questions? Contact Jim Waite at jpwaite@pitt.edu or 412-648-1620. 

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