Reconnect 2019 Schedule


Please check back often for the latest details.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Alumni and their guests can stop by the Registration Hub on the sixth floor of Gleacher Center to check in early, grab their name badges, and kick off the Reconnect experience.

Start off Reconnect weekend by celebrating with your friends, classmates, and Booth alumni from across the generations in Room 621 at Gleacher Center (450 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr., Chicago, Illinois, 60611).

Friday, May 3, 2019

Booth women (alumnae and students) are invited to connect and network to kick off Management Conference and Reconnect Weekend at Gleacher Center, 450 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr., Chicago, Illinois, 60611.

11:00 a.m.  Registration Opens at the Fairmont Hotel

Noon “The Dean’s Address” 

12:35 p.m. Program/Keynote Speech Begins

1:45–2:00 p.m. Break/Walk to Gleacher Center

2:15–3:30 p.m. Breakout Session #1 

3:30–3:45 p.m. Break 

3:45–5 p.m. Breakout Session #2 


A special celebration for Executive MBA alumni celebrating a milestone reunion. Current students and prospective students are also invited to join.

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Shuttle service will run between Gleacher Center and Harper Center on Saturday. Shuttle times will be announced closer to the event. 

Get back in touch with Booth's renowned spirit of inquiry and analysis with esteemed faculty. All sessions are 11:00 a.m.–Noon.

Please check back again. Session listing and details will be announced closer to the event.

Celebrate a reunion-wide barbecue. This event is family friendly and open to reunion alumni only and their guests.

Sunday, May 5, 2019  

Partake in a stylish brunch in the Thompson Hotels’ beautiful Chicago 7 Ballroom. Enjoy stunning floor-to-ceiling views of downtown Chicago. Brunch will be served buffet style and will include traditional brunch fare. Reconnect, connect, and mingle with fellow black Booth alumni in this gorgeous setting.