SMS Member Welcome Events

Member Welcome Events connect new and recently joined SMS Members with experienced members from diverse backgrounds and experiences to learn about all that SMS has to offer!


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Dana Minbaeva
King’s College London
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Yan Anthea Zhang
Rice University

July 25, 2022 - Member Welcome

July 25, 2022 at 8:00am CDT (UTC -5) / 3:00pm CEST (UTC +2) 

This session is an opportunity for members to get tips and advice on how to make the most of your SMS Membership! 

During this hour-long virtual event, you will join SMS Ombudsperson Dana Minbaeva, SMS President-Elect Anthea Zhang, and SMS President Africa Ariño for a panel discussion on how they made the most of their SMS membership. Following the panel, attendees will join small groups and have an opportunity to network with Interest Group & Community Leadership, Board Committee Leadership, Member Circle Champions, as well as fellow new members from our international community.  

2022 or 2023 SMS Membership is required to attend this event. Whether this is the first time you have enrolled in membership or you have been a member for many years, you are welcome to join! 

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Yan Anthea Zhang
Rice University
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Africa Ariño
IESE Business School
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Craig Crossland
University of Notre Dame
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Aaron Hill
University of Florida
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Jessica Jeesoo Kim
University of California, Irvine
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Metin Sengul
Boston College