Global Alumni Gathering: Our Imprint on Innovation


What impact has IIT had on the world? Find out at the Global Alumni Gathering on September 19-20, 2014.

This event will celebrate IIT’s imprint on innovation at this seminal event where attendees can meet and network with alumni from around the world. Important topics such as energy, intellectual property, and innovation will be presented by distinguished alumni in an open forum that fosters collaboration in a collegial atmosphere that is uniquely IIT.

Event highlights include panel presentations, a CEO roundtable, and keynote address from Alan “Bud” Wendorf (ME ’71), retired chairman and CEO of Sargent & Lundy and chairman of the IIT Board of Trustees. The Global Alumni Gathering is held in conjunction with the university’s annual Homecoming activities and will feature entertainment by students from various countries who will also serve as event ambassadors.

For a complete event schedule, speaker bios, and registration information, visit the Global Alumni Gathering website.