The Chicago Approach

Inquiry. Insight. Impact.

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The Chicago Approachtm

Inquiry. Insight. Impact. These words describe the power and outcomes of The Chicago Approach. The way we generate, refine, and apply ideas sets Chicago Booth apart from other business schools and distinguishes our alumni for the entirety of their professional lives.

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Dhiraj Rajaram Dhiraj Rajaram

Dhiraj Rajaram, '03, Founder and CEO, Mu Sigma

Turning Data into Decisiveness

The world creates 2.5 quintillion bytes of data every day. He built a multibillion dollar decision science company telling Fortune 500 companies what the data means.

His Story
Roxanne Martino Roxanne Martino

Roxanne Martino, '88, CEO, Aurora Investment Management

Hedging Her Bets

A once-exotic investment vehicle presented an opportunity to blaze new trails.

Her Story
Keith Breslauer Keith Breslauer

Keith Breslauer, '88, Founder and CEO, Patron Capital

Spinning Straw
Into Gold

The market for distressed assets is often opaque. Success favors leaders who can thrive in the face of uncertainty.

His Story
Banks Baker Banks Baker

Banks Baker, '05, Head of Publisher Solutions & Innovations, Asia Pacific, Google

When Change is
the Only Constant

Leadership that embraces a multidisciplinary approach can better anticipate and respond to market shifts.

His Story
Sarah Quinlan Sarah Quinlan

Sarah Quinlan, '84, Senior Vice President and Group Head of Market Insights for MasterCard Advisors

Wisdom that's Never Conventional

It takes leadership to challenge assumptions and find patterns that others missed.

Her Story
Johannes Huth Johannes Huth

Johannes Huth, '86, Member and Head of KKR Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Rigorous Analysis, Creative Dealmaking

The Chicago Approach, says Huth, has served him well throughout his career. "It's like learning how to ride a bicycle. Once you have it, you don't lose it."

His Story
Matt Maloney Matt Maloney

Matt Maloney, '10, CEO, GrubHub Inc.

Changing the Way
We Order Takeout

More than 95 percent of restaurant food delivery orders are still placed old school style. GrubHub is coaxing customers to join the 21st century.

His Story
Sophie Bonnet Sophie Bonnet

Sophie Kornowski-Bonnet, '89 Head of Partnering and member of Roche Executive Committee, Roche, Basel, Switzerland

Making a Case for
Pathbreaking Ideas

Peeling back the layers for a clearer picture to make risks less risky.

Her Story

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Events

Join us for our upcoming informational events held around the globe. The events are hosted by our Full Time, Evening, Weekend, and Executive MBA Admissions teams.

Dubai - Executive MBA Information Session

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre
December 07, 2016

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Chicago Booth Rhein/Ruhr - Networking Reception

TBD
December 08, 2016

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Warsaw - MBA Masterclass with Prof Haresh Sapra

Sofitel Warsaw Victoria
December 12, 2016

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Virtual Student-Hosted Event with Chicago Booth Japan Club

Virtual
December 18, 2016

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Alumni-Hosted Event - Year-End Celebration 2016

Baird's Beer Nakameguro Taproom
December 20, 2016

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
January 06, 2017

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Economic Outlook - New York

New York Hilton Midtown
January 12, 2017

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Economic Outlook - Chicago

Sheraton Chicago Grand
January 18, 2017

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Chicago Booth Insights - San Francisco

W San Francisco
January 26, 2017

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
February 03, 2017

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Paris - Executive MBA Information Session

TBC
February 09, 2017

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Chicago Conversations - Hong Kong

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
February 15, 2017

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Zurich - Executive MBA Information Session

TBC
February 23, 2017

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Chicago Conversations - London

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
March 02, 2017

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London - Executive MBA Information Session & Chicago Conversations Event

Chicago Booth London Campus
March 02, 2017

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
March 03, 2017

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
April 07, 2017

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
May 19, 2017

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Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Information Session

Gleacher Center
June 12, 2017

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