|Tuesday, 1 December 2020||Online||19:00|
A submicroscopic infectious agent is forcing the Association to change its plans for this year. Instead of postponing the 17th True Purple to next year (as previously announced), we would be delighted to welcome you instead to a nationwide video conference of the graduates, current and former students, members of staff, visitors and friends of all the Colleges of the University of London.
|Thursday, 22 October 2020||Live Broadcast||20:00 - 20:45|
|The Inside Angle Show||Free|
"The Inside Angle" is a laid-back talk and interview show featuring LSE alumnae and alumni and other guests discussing their work, ventures and adventures for insight and enjoyment. Produced and hosted by the Officers of the Association, regular show episodes are broadcasted live on YouTube.
|Tuesday, 25 August 2020||Online||19:00|
New and returning LSE students, you are cordially invited, prior to going up to London, to link up with alumnae and alumni of the School for some insider information on life in London and thereafter.
LSE alumnae and alumni, especially the graduating classes of recent years, connect to the older alums and wish our new and returning students a "bon voyage" for their LSE journey, giving them some tips to make the best out of their time at the School.
|Sunday, 28 June 2020||Online||10:00 - 11:00|
The world has changed. The epidemiological, social and economic effects of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic will linger on for a long time. Fundamental shifts create unique opportunities, and the Association is taking advantage of them by conducting its General Meeting for the first time as a video conference with secure live online voting. To have your say in the running of your Association will never be easier. Join and shape.
|Tuesday, 12 May 2020||Online||15:00 - 16:00|
|Business Networking||SLSEAA Members: Free; Non-member LSE alumnae and alumni: CHF 45|
LSE alumna and Director-General of the Royal United Services Institute, Dr. Karin von Hippel, will address and answer your written questions on a range of global security topics during these extraordinary times, including digital vigilance, national intelligence, privacy, the Near/Middle East, China, Russia, USA & NATO, the United Nations and migration, during a live Webinar
|Thursday, 12 March 2020||Geneva||7:40 - 9:00|
|Business Networking||SLSEAA Members and their guests: CHF 55; Non-member LSE alumnae and alumni: CHF 110|
Big may be powerful (as debated at our Founders' Dinner 2018) but small is beautiful. You and your guests are cordially invited to breakfast with the well-known author James Breiding, who will explore why small countries attain better-educated, more egalitarian, happier and wealthier populations,
|Wednesday, 11 December 2019||Zurich||18:30 - 21:00|
|Career Development||SLSEAA Members: CHF 40; Non-member LSE alumnae and alumni: CHF 50|
When you went up to the LSE, did you aspire to work upon graduation in far-off places for the benefit of humanity but, after returning to Switzerland and after career, family, kids and other commitments have lost track of that thought. Would you like to make your own personal contribution towards ending poverty and hunger, establishing sustainable economies, promoting peace and security and combating climate change and its impacts? Are you looking for practical advice and support to make your next career stop a permanent, temporary, sabbatical or external expert position with a multilateral development organization like the United Nations or the World Bank?
Whether you are an experienced professional or at the start of your professional career, this event is for and about you.
|Tuesday, 3 December 2019||Basle, Berne, Geneva, Lugano, St. Gallen and Zurich||19:00|
For the 16th time, the Swiss LSE Alumni Association is hosting "True Purple", the informal annual gathering of graduates, current and former students, members of staff, visitors and friends from all the Colleges of the University of London.
|Thursday, 7 November 2019||Berne||19:40|
|Debate and Social Networking||Individuals: CHF 60; Couples: CHF 110|
The Officers of the Swiss LSE Alumni Association cordially invite you and your partner, on occasion of the 21st anniversary of the foundation of the Association and the 124th anniversary of the foundation of the School, on Thursday, 7 November, to our traditional Founders' Dinner. Guests are welcome.
|Tuesday, 22 October 2019||London||18:45 for 19:00|
You and your partner are cordially invited to a reception hosted by the Swiss Ambassador, presenting Dr. Philipp Hildebrand, Vice Chairman of Black Rock and former Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank (SNB), as the keynote speaker
|Thursday, 29 August 2019||Zurich and Geneva||18:00 (ZH) and 19:30 (GE)|
|Social Networking||Students: Free; Alums: PAYG|
New and returning LSE students, you are cordially invited, prior to going up to London, to link up with alumnae and alumni of the School for some insider information on life in London and thereafter. All students will enjoy complimentary drinks, courtesy of LSE alumnae and alumni. Students are welcome to bring their parents or siblings with them.
LSE alumnae and alumni, especially the graduating classes of recent years, come to connect with the older alums and to wish our new and returning students a "bon voyage" for their LSE journey, giving them some tips to make the best out of their time at the School.
|Saturday/Sunday, 29/30 June 2019||Eglisau||Entire days|
|Alumnae and Alumni Sports||PAYG|
The SLSEAA is the only national association of LSE alumnae and alumni worldwide with its own sports team. The team first competed in 2007. Our boat is always recruiting paddlers of all abilities for various races throughout the year. We field mixed crews of female and male paddlers in recreational race categories and always have free spots. Camaraderie, fitness and fun are our aims. Never have paddled before in a dragon boat? No problem, you will be instructed. The London Dragons would be delighted to welcome you as our newest recruit.
|Saturday, 22 June 2019||Aarau||13:00 - 15:00|
|Governance||SLSEAA Members: CHF 68; Non-member LSE alumnae and alumni: CHF 98|
The town of Aarau is hosting the Swiss Federal Gymnastics Festival for an impressive seventh time since 1832. Be there to see some 62'000 gymnasts from 2'344 clubs flaunt their skills. 150'000 visitors are expected. The largest multi-sport event in Switzerland takes place every 6 years. Having just come out of our 20 Year Jubilee, join us to have your say in the running of one of the most active independent and autonomous national associations of LSE alumnae and alumni worldwide.
|Wednesday, 8 May 2019||Geneva||11:45 - 14:00|
|Business Networking||SLSEAA Members and their guests: CHF 70; Non-member LSE alumnae and alumni: CHF 140|
In these turbulent political times, we can all benefit from the long view, and the view of experience. You and your guests are cordially invited to a luncheon with the Rt. Hon. The Lord Owen, Former Foreign Secretary and Co-Founder of the UK Social Democratic Party
|Sunday, 28 April 2019||Geneva and Zurich||12:00 noon|
Enjoy the 12th installment of our Ethnic Dinner Series running since 1999. Interspersing our other events and activities, the Dinner Series is our culinary homage to the long and distinguished tradition of area studies at the School.
|Monday, 3 December 2018||Basle, Berne, Geneva, Lugano, St. Gallen and Zurich||19:00|
For the 15th time, the Swiss LSE Alumni Association is hosting "True Purple", the informal annual gathering of graduates, current and former students, members of staff, visitors and friends from all the Colleges of the University of London.
|Wednesday, 7 November 2018||Rapperswil Castle||19:00|
|Social Networking||Special Member Pricing|
The Officers of the Swiss LSE Alumni Association cordially invite you and your partner, on occasion of the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the Association and the 123rd anniversary of the foundation of the School, on Wednesday, 7 November, to our traditional Founders' Dinner.
|Thursday, 25 October 2018||Geneva and Zurich||from 19:00|
Join LSE ladies (i.e. former female students and female graduates) for after-work drinks and nibbles in an informal atmosphere. Celebrate autumn with 'prosecco a discretion' or a classic cocktail
|Thursday, 4 October 2018||Lugano||19:00 - 22:00|
|Business and Social Networking||SLSEAA Members and their guests: CHF 100; Non-member LSE alumnae and alumni: CHF 140|
You and your partner and guests are cordially invited to a Gala Dinner with Her Majesty's Ambassador to Switzerland, Jane Owen, who will address the theme "UK and Switzerland: A New Partnership?". The Dinner will also feature an outstanding recital by Silvan Zingg, who has been described by the critics as an exceptional pianist, best known for his technique and cheerful enthusiasm.
|Saturday/Sunday, 18/19 August 2018||Bodensee Region||Entire Day(s)|
|Personal Enrichment and Networking||Special Pricing for Members of the ETH Alumni Association, the MIT Club of Switzerland and the SLSEAA, and their partners and guests|