Mingle with Moguls: A Networking Event with WPI Alumni Thought Leaders

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Aloft Boston Seaport District
401-403 D Street
Boston, MA 02210
United States

This event is at capacity and registration is now closed.

If you'd like to be added to a waitlist for this event, please contact Theona Scola in University Advancement at tkscola@wpi.edu. Thank you!

 


 

A Networking Event with WPI Alumni Thought Leaders

Mogul (noun) – an important, powerful, or influential person

Spend an evening with the people you usually only get to read about - WPI Journal features and professional achievement award recipients. Ask these special guests what you've always been dying to know about their work and gain insights from their knowledge and experience. This informal setting will be perfect for meaningful, small group conversations with our thought leaders.

Date: Wednesday, April 17
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: Aloft Boston Seaport District - 401-403 D St, Boston

Heavy hors d’oeuvres and cash bar available. Advanced registration is required.


Meet Our “Moguls”

Finn Arnold ’83
Retired VP of Research, Bose Corporation
Featured in Winter 2018 WPI Journal

Lauren Baker ’82, ’85 MS, ’88 PHD, P ’22
President and CEO, Boston Biomedical Associates
Featured in Winter 2017 WPI Journal

Ernie Cormier, Jr. ’81
CEO and President, Promoboxx
Ichabod Washburn Award Recipient, 1997

Thomas “Tom” Daly ’04
Senior Vice President of Infrastructure, Fastly, Inc.
Ichabod Washburn Award Recipient, 2014

Raymond “Ray” Dunn ’78, P’14, MD
Chief, UMass Plastic Surgery
Robert H. Goddard Award Recipient, 2013
Ichabod Washburn Award Recipient, 1993

Maryann Goebel ’73
Retired Executive Vice President & CIO, Fiserv, Inc.
Robert H. Goddard Award Recipient, 2008

Rev. Dr. Debora Jackson ’89 MSMG, ’00 MS
Director of Lifelong Learning, Yale Divinity School
Featured in Summer 2007 WPI Transformations (former alumni magazine)
Current Member of the WPI Board of Trustees

William “Bill” Kiczuk ’81
Vice President and CTO, Raytheon Company
Robert H. Goddard Award Recipient, 2016

Joyce Kline ’87
Managing Director, Accenture
Herbert F. Taylor Award Recipient, 2012
John Boynton Award Recipient, 2002
Former President of the WPI Alumni Association
Vice-Chair of the WPI Board of Trustees

Kathleen “Kathy” Loftus ’86
Vice President, Sustainability, Whole Foods Market
Innovator of the Year Award Recipient, 2016
Robert H. Goddard Award Recipient, 2016
Featured in Spring 2012 WPI Journal

Edward “Ed” Mackey, Jr. ’85
Executive Vice President of Operations, Boston Scientific
In Great Company Honoree, 2017

Karen Tegan Padir ’90, ’95 MBA, P’19, P’21​
Former Chief Product Officer, Prevalent
John Boynton Award Recipient, 2010
Current Member of the WPI Board of Trustees

Peter “Pete” Tunnicliffe ’74
Executive Vice President and Construction Unit President, CDM Smith
Ichabod Washburn Award Recipient, 1989

Myles Walton ’97
Managing Director and Aerospace & Defense Analyst for the Americas, UBS
Ichabod Washburn Award Recipient, 2017
John Boynton Award Recipient, 2012
Former President of the WPI Alumni Association


Award Descriptions

Innovator of the Year Award

  • Given annually 2011-2016, bi-annually starting in 2017
  • Awarded by WPI President
  • The WPI Innovator of the Year Award recognizes a graduate or friend of WPI who has demonstrated exemplary accomplishments as an innovator, showcasing individuals who have excelled in driving innovation within enterprises of all kinds.

Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award for Professional Achievement

  • Given annually at Alumni Weekend
  • Awarded by WPI Alumni Association
  • Recipients will have demonstrated solid professional advancement in his or her chosen field. Qualifications sought in candidates include, but are not limited to, demonstrated leadership skills, business acumen, innovative approaches to technical challenges, recognized leadership in teaching or research, and/or entrepreneurship.

Robert H. Goddard Alumni Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement

  • Given annually at Alumni Weekend
  • Awarded by WPI Alumni Association
  • Recipients will have demonstrated exceptional professional achievement in his or her chosen field. Qualifications include, but are not limited to, outstanding leadership skills, business acumen, innovative approaches to technical challenges, pre-eminence in teaching or research, and/or entrepreneurship.

Herbert F. Taylor Alumni Award for Distinguished Service to WPI

  • Given annually at Alumni Weekend
  • Awarded by WPI Alumni Association
  • Recipients will have demonstrated an extraordinary personal commitment and exceptional service to WPI and/or the WPI Alumni Association, and through his or her leadership efforts will have affected positive change on behalf of the university.

John Boynton Young Alumni Award for Service to WPI

  • Given annually at Alumni Weekend
  • Awarded by WPI Alumni Association
  • Recipients will have demonstrated the qualities of WPI's founder, John Boynton, through their energy, commitment, involvement, and noteworthy service to WPI and/or the WPI Alumni Association.
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