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First USI Alumni Chapter Meeting in Bern

Alumni Service


The USI Alumni & Career Service in collaboration with Federal Administration (with Sabina Marra, Stellvertreterin, Fachexpertin Personalmarketing (Personalmarketing und Gesundheit) and Gisela Etter, Hochschulpraktikantin Personalmarketing) and the USI Point of Contact in Bern Barbara Iseli Sczepanski (USI degree: 4-years degree COM, 2002), Co-founder & Executive Director of ICYE in Bern are glad to invite you on:


Monday, 28 September 2020 from 16.15

@ Federal Administration (Eidgenössisches Personalamt EPA), Eigerstrasse 71, Bern

USI Prof. Jean-Patrick Villeneuve, Co-Director of the Master programme Public Management and Policy and professor in Public Communication and Management will also join the event.

Program of the evening:

  • 16.30: Welcome by Pius Breu, Leiter in Personalpolitische Projekte und Diversity, Federal Office of Personnel, Federal Administration.
  • 16.45: Federal Administration today: challanges and opportunities, Simona Ingold, Spezialistin Personalpolitische Projekte, Federal Office of Personnel, Federal Administration.
  • 17.00: USI Alumni working for Federal Administration share they career story:
    • Can Tutumlu (USI Degree: 4-years degree Eco, 2003), Head of Section, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.
  • 17.20: “Managing in a Glass House: the limits of transparency”, USI Prof. Jean-Patrick Villeneuve, Co-Director of the Master programme Public Management and Policy and professor in Public Communication and Management.
  • 17.45: Updates on USI and alumni, Silvia Invrea, Director, USI Career & Alumni Service.
  • 18.15: Networking Apero.
  • 19.00: Alumni Chapter Dinner in Bern.


Take part at the first USI Alumni Chapter Event in Bern: register here!

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* The USI Alumni Chapters/Point of Contact (PoC) are the local contact (an alumnus/a) for all USI Alumni living and working in the same area, wishing to get together and stay in touch with USI. PoC are alumni leaders who are committed to supporting the University and connecting alumni with each other by volunteering time, energy and talent.

Every USI Alumni visiting, moving to or interested in the specific geographical area/city, professors in sabbatical or travelling to a conference and students who are doing an internship are very welcome to get connected with the local PoC.

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