MBA Alumni Network Events

Chancellor Kevin Scarce

Securing our future and our talent

Join the Adelaide Business School MBA Alumni Network for a presentation by Rear Admiral the Honourable Kevin Scarce AC CSC RAN (Rtd), Chancellor of the University of Adelaide.
The presentation will consider new and emerging industries, including the Australian Space Agency, Naval Group Australia and Lot 14 and their impact on the future of South Australia's economy.

Networking drinks and canapés will follow the presentation.


Wednesday 22 May 2019 


5.30 pm until 7.30 pm


Executive Education, Level 7, Nexus 10
10 Pulteney Street, The University of Adelaide


By Monday 20 May 2019


Luke van Trigt - Alumni Relations Officer, 0488 996 579

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Business for Breakfast

New in 2019, the Adelaide Business School MBA Alumni Network, in partnership with Executive Education, are hosting a new series – ‘Business for Breakfast’. This is a great opportunity to catch up with former classmates, enjoy a scrumptious breakfast and hear for an engaging presenter.


MBA Alumni

Building a Board Career

The Adelaide Business School MBA Alumni Network, in partnership with Executive Education, invite you to the second ‘Business for Breakfast’ event.

Join Lisa Cook, Founder and Managing Director of ‘Get on Board Australia’, and Sonali D’Silva, Founder and educator at Equality Consulting, for an informative presentation on ‘Building a Board Career’. Get on Board Australia not only wants you to arrive, they want you to thrive in your role as a successful company director and board member.

Date Tuesday 28 May, 2019
Time 7.30 am until 9.00 am
Venue Executive Education, Level 7, Nexus 10
10 Pulteney Street, The University of Adelaide
Tickets $25.00 per person (GST inclusive)
RSVP By Friday 24 May 2019

Luke van Trigt, Alumni Relations Officer or 0488 996 579

Register NOW 

Their expertise is in providing education designed specifically for new and aspiring company directors from all professional backgrounds which help build the corporate governance, business, strategic and financial skills needed in the boardroom.

Past events

MBA Alumni Business for Breakfast

Business for Breakfast

The Adelaide Business School MBA Alumni network, in partnership with Executive Education, hosted their inaugural 'Business for Breakfast' event on Tuesday 26 February. Guest speaker Yvonne Bowyer, Adelaide MBA alumnus, shared her insights on using LinkedIn (the world’s largest professional networking site) to launch her tech start up - RemiPeople.

The breakfast was a great success! Keep an eye out for our next ‘Business for Breakfast’.


Jim Whalley

55th Anniversary of Adelaide MBA Program

In 2018 the Adelaide Business Schools MBA program celebrated its 55th anniversary. To mark this milestone the Adelaide Business School in collaboration with the MBA Alumni network hosted a celebratory event at the Gallery on Waymouth. Guest speaker and fellow alumni, Jim Whalley - Executive Director at Nova Defence and Chief Entrepreneur for South Australia, spoke about the importance of the MBA program and reflected on his time at the Business School. Photos from the event can be viewed via out Flickr album.


MBA Alumni network podcast series launch, panel image



MBA Alumni podcast series launch

A big thank you to special guests, Bec Marshall - Director at Metric, Matt Parry - COO and Co-founder at The Good Crisp Company, Jason Harris and Craig Basford - Co-Owners of Big Shed Brewing Concern and David Pahl - Executive Director at WEBBER AUSTRALIA.
The Podcast series aims to provide an innovative forum in which to share business ideas, knowledge, and experiences. Listen to our podcast series