Alumni and Student Events

Kilts Center events and programs inform and prepare students for career opportunities and long-term success. All enrolled students receive email invitations to these events.

Date Information  
May  09, 2017 Marketing Day Forum View Details »
Nov  28, 2016 Case Interview Session View Details »
Nov  17, 2016 Consumer Decision Making - A Research Presentation View Details »
Nov  08, 2016 Scott Uzzell '98 The Coca-Cola Company View Details »
Nov  07, 2016 Kilts Center Open House View Details »
Nov  05, 2016 What Chinese Want - Tom Doctoroff View Details »
Oct  13, 2016 Riot Games Esports Company View Details »


Hear from leading industry experts about current marketing topics and the latest industry practices. Speakers have included:

  • Ted Buell, ’07, head of industry-telecom at Google Inc., on innovations in search and digital marketing
  • Ann Mukherjee, AB ’87, MBA ’94, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Frito-Lay North America, on the continuous reinvention of marketing
  • Frank Piotrowski, senior vice president of measurement science at the Nielsen Company, on how consumer data drives insights 


A spring event that offers students a unique opportunity to connect in a small-group setting with CEOs, CMOs, and other senior executives and discuss current marketing issues. Speakers have included:

  • Deanie Elsner, ’92, former CMO, Kraft Foods
  • Robert Mariano, ’87, Chairman and CEO, Roundy’s Supermarkets, Inc.
  • Daniel Eckert, ’05, Vice President, WalMart US
  • Kari Alldredge, '90, Senior Expert, McKinsey & Company

Nielsen Data Student Seminar

This annual Kilts Center event offers students an opportunity to learn more about the Nielsen data.