Dear Harvard Club of the UAE Members,

We are pleased to inform you about the following events and initiatives:

  • Harvard Club of the UAE Board Meeting: April 8, 2017 (Dubai)

  • Harvard Club of the UAE Monthly Lunch: May 4, 2017 (Dubai)

  • Harvard Club of the UAE Annual Suhour and Summer GNN: June 12, 2017 (Dubai)

  • Harvard Club New York now a Reciprocal Club with Capital Club Dubai

  • Harvard GSD Course at Dubai Real Estate Institute: May 2-4, 2017 (Dubai)

  • Oxbridge Ivy Book Club: April 19, 2017 (Dubai)

  • Joint Alumni Iftar: June 4, 2017 (Dubai)

  • Alumni Cricket Tournament (Dubai)

Detailed Event and RSVP Information is provided below:

 

Harvard Club of the UAE First Board Meeting: April 8, 2017 (Dubai) 

The new Board met on April 8 in Dubai.  Led by your President, the Directors agreed upon the Board structure and discussed Strategic Pillars for the next 2 years.

Harvard Club of the UAE Board Members present at the first Board Meeting on April 8, 2017 in Dubai.

Harvard Club of the UAE Board Members present at the first Board Meeting on April 8, 2017 in Dubai.

  • Sajida Hasan Shroff, President
  • Abeer Audeh, Treasurer
  • Kyra Anwi Atekwana, Secretary
  • Madiha Sattar, Strategy Champion
  • Adela Acevedo Sarna, Director
  • Bader Al Mansoori, Director

Supported by Amreen Qureshi, Administrator

As the Board begins to plan for 2017-2019, we would appreciate Harvard Club of the UAE Member perspectives regarding focus areas and events.

Harvard Club of the UAE members are requested to respond to these questions at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3P7KZM9

  1. What kind of events are would members like to attend/participate in?

  2. What days and timings do you prefer for HC UAE events?

  3. What would inspire you/drive you to become a more active member?

Members are asked to respond online by May 15, 2017

Based on your feedback, updates regarding the strategic pillars, committees and volunteer opportunities will be provided in forthcoming HC Communications.

 

Harvard Club of the UAE Monthly Lunch: May 4, 2017 (Dubai)

Based on your suggestions, we are changing the lunch a little this month…

Date: May 4, 2017 

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm 

Location: Café Bateel, DIFC

Cost: À la carte

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/harvard-club-uae-monthly-lunch-tickets-33693799060

Kindly RSVP by May 1, 2017 so appropriate reservations can be made

 

Harvard Club of the UAE Annual Suhour and Summer GNN: June 12, 2017 (Dubai)

Once again, this year will be combining the very popular Harvard Club of the UAE Suhour event with the summer Harvard Global

Networking Night on June 12, 2017 at the Ramadhan Majlis in Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai. As the Suhour is ONLY for Harvard Alumni,

significant others/spouses of Harvard Alumni, and new admits to Harvard University, we look forward to welcoming members of the UAE Harvard community.

Date: June 12, 2017 

Time: 9:30pm to 11:30pm 

Location: VIP Majlis 3, Ramadhan Majlis, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

Cost: Early Bird @AED 250 (available until May 15) (At door tickets will be AED 290)

RSVP:   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/harvard-club-uae-annual-suhour-and-summer-gnn-tickets-33613905095

 

Harvard Club New York now a Reciprocal Club with Capital Club Dubai

Due to the efforts of the President of Harvard Club of the UAE, we are pleased to inform Harvard Alumni that Capital Club Dubai is now a

Reciprocal Club with Harvard Club New York.  As such members of either club, can avail privileges at both clubs (subject to each club’s

 rules and regulations). Interested members are urged to contact Capital Club Dubai and Harvard Club New York to garner additional details.

 

Harvard Graduate School of Design Course at Dubai Real Estate Institute: May 2-4, 2017 (Dubai)

Harvard Graduate School of Design Executive Education is delivering a 3-day course hosted by the Dubai Land Department's

Dubai Real Estate Institute: “International Real Estate Strategies & Deal Negotiation”

Date: May 2-4, 2017

Location: Dubai Real Estate Institute, 4th floor, Dubai Land Department, Deira

RSVP: http://dreimasters.com/harvardgsd/

For more info, kindly email drei@dubailand.gov.ae or call +97142030456

 

The Oxbridge Ivy Book Club: April 19, 2017 (Dubai)

Are you a bibliophile? Are you pressed for time? Missing good discussions about books? Do you want to chat about books and ideas,

 but not be confined to finishing one book? Have you read something recently and keen to discuss?  Do you want to discover good

reads rapidly?  Yes? Then this is the book club for you.  We are an open-format book club.  Please register your expression of interest

to attend one session during the year.  After registration, you will be included in The Oxbridge Ivy Book club email announcements.  

Our next meeting topic is ART so please bring a book to share; it can be fiction, non-fiction, biography, author-biography, poetry -

 any book that you would like to share and discuss on the evening's theme.  

Date: April 19, 2017

Topic: Art

Time: Evening

Location: The LIBRARY (Khazzan Park, Jumeriah) https://goo.gl/maps/D5cD8Q3cDe62

Questions: oxbridge.ivybookgroup@gmail.com

 

Joint Alumni Iftar: June 4, 2017 (Dubai)

Join fellow alumni from across the Joint Alumni Network for a festive evening to celebrate Ramadan.

Registration via Eventbrite required by May 30, 2017 with AED 150 cash payable at entrance.

Space permitting registration after May 30, 2017 may be accepted with AED 200 cash payable at entrance.

Dress code is smart casual in respect of the holy month of Ramadan.

Date: June 4, 2017

Time: 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: Hotel Sofitel Downtown

RSVP: Joint Alumni Network UAE Ramadan Iftar  

For more info, kindly contact: jointalumninetworkjan@gmail.com

 

Alumni Cricket Tournament

INSEAD Alumni are considering arranging an Alumni Cricket Tournament. To determine viability, they wish to first gauge interest.

If you are interested in getting involved, kindly contact Moveed: +971561531515 or moveed75@hotmail.com

We look forward to seeing you at some of these events.

 

 

Regards,

Harvard Club of the UAE

E: info@harvardclubuae.org

W: www.harvardclubuae.org

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