At our SEEC Alumni breakfast event, titled “The Face of the Future – the Alibaba Story”, Alan Middleton, professor of marketing at the Schulich School of Business at York University and executive director of SEEC, was joined by Guan Qi Chen, SEEC associate director, client services, international and Menglin Mary Bai, In-House Program Assistant, for a presentation on how China’s multi-billion dollar online retailer became such a huge success. In this session SEEC experts revealed the remarkable story of Alibaba and its implications for business organizations, use of technology and competition.

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Who is part of the SEEC Alumni Network?

  • Anyone who has completed a program with the Schulich Executive Education Centre!  If you have taken one of our publicly offered programs or an in-house program through your organization, you are considered Alumni. Welcome!

    What are the benefits of being an Alumni?

    • Alumni members receive a 10% discount rate on all programs if they have taken a program with us in the past 24 months – either in our public programs or in-house through their organization*
    • An Alumni membership card – you will receive your personalized card at the end of the program along with your certificate
    • Invitations to special Alumni Networking events – we schedule four events per year, at both of our Toronto locations.  These events can include exclusive book launches from our faculty, hot topic briefings from distinguished business leaders and general networking events for you to get to know your fellow Alumni.
    • Free admission to other SEEC Centres of Excellence breakfast events with special guest speakers on topical issues in your field.
    • Entertainment & Hotel Discounts – Alumni members can enjoy special discounts at many Toronto entertainment venues! York University has partnered with local sources of entertainment, which SEEC can now extend to our Alumni network – it’s a great way for you to get out and have fun

    * Some conditions apply. Please contact our Customer Care team.

    Save while having fun with friends and family!

Alumni can also receive discounts for their stay at Toronto’s prestigious Fairmont Royal York Hotel

Questions about the Alumni Network?

A member from our customer care department would be pleased to assist you. Please contact us by email at or by phone at (416) 736-5079

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