Upcoming Events

24 February 2020 – „Future Café“ 1/2

Get the ideas and feedback of the members, present the ideas of the board and discuss together how the association will develop in the future

03 March 2020 – „Future Café“ 2/2

Get the ideas and feedback of the members, present the ideas of the board and discuss together how the association will develop in the future


Recent Events

28 November 2019 #IM20. Invitations are extended to all IMAlumni by the deans to this 20th anniversary party. Celebrations, memory lane, socialising.

December 2019 . we’ll be crashing the Xmas Apero again – will post info when available

16 May 2019:  Pub Quiz – hosted by quizmaster Theo Whitwill. Galicia Bar Olten, from 6pm

26 September 2019: Graduation Ceremony – awarding IM Alumni Graduation Prize

14 March 2019#IM Boss. Charity auction and much more- this year we’re raising money for ChildrenUA which runs summer camps for disadvantaged teens from Ukrainian orphanages

13 December 2018: Crashing the  Xmas Apero.

September 2018: BBQ. An informal bbq where you can also bring partners, children. We’re thinking of the Elefantenplatz where many of you socialised during your studies…

September 2018:  Graduation

October 2018: Pub Quiz. This time in Olten.

October 2018 (provisional): HR Careers Lunchtime Talk

November 2018 (provisional)IM Medley on Blockchain

December 2018: Crashing the Xmas Apero

17 April 2018.  Communication Careers:Lunchtime Talk. Focussed on professional fields rather than companies. Experienced alumni meet, greet and answer questions about working in their fields. Nearly 40 very interested students grabbed the chance to talk with a global comunications manager, a social media/digital media consultant, and event manager and a journalist.   See more. Currently we’re planning the next event which will focus on Human Resources.

12 April 2018.  Bid for a Boss.  Our flagship event which really shows what we’re about: paying forward, networking and having fun. A fantastic evening with relaxed networking and socialising and the highly entertaining charity auction raised nearly CHF 3000 for scholarships for disadvantaged Vietnamese children. You can catch the video and photos on our Facebook page and   here. Anyone interested in being a boss next year? 

22 February 2018. The IM Medley is a new type of event for alumni. A guest speaker on a topic of current interest is invited to address alumni and answer questions. To kick off, Dr Kaspar Riesen talked about AI – what is it and could it be something our business? It was a dynamic, interesting and lucid talk attended by alumni, students and staff.  More 

December 2017. Crashing the  Xmas Apero Yes, we did it again.

6 October 2017graduation ceremony for all degree programmes in English at the Stadttheater in Olten. The  IM Alumni Graduation Prize will be awarded too.

9 September 2017, 12:00 to 16:00 at Pfadiheim Wangen bei Olten.   Love@IMAlumni Barbecue for those couples who met thanks to or during the IM programme. Kids welcome:-).

September 2017 at Pickwick’s Basel, so especially for alumni living or working in Basel, from 18:00   IM Alumni Pub Quiz

27 April 2017 OVR Olten.   Bid for a Boss. 

Fun networking activities (bring your business cards)Amazing charity auction with 15 high-flyers offering unique opportunities to spend individual time with them – accompanying them to events, asking a million questions over lunch, shadowing. Trawl through this page for insight into some of the bosses – the full catalogue will be uploaded on 18 April.Bar with a mixologist and soups from the famous Suppenstube Olten. Additional, free nibbles and ice-cream.Free entry. Open to all business students and alumni

23 February 2017:   CV Check. Experienced IM Alumni helped nearly 40 students with their CV’s and application dossiers

15 December 2016: Crashing the StudentCouncil apero 🙂

1 October 2016: Awarding IM Alumni Graduation Prize at the graduation ceremony

Read more about our Past Events  here