Career Day for Economists The aim of the event is to connect current economics students with economics alumni of the University of St.Gallen. The last Career Day for Economists took place on March 13, 2019 at the Hotel Einstein in St. Gallen. Download the full programme here. Programme Career Day 2019 18.15 Welcome Prof. Dr. Christian Keuschnigg, Professor for Economics and Academic Director of the Master Programme in Economics at the University of St.Gallen 18.20 Keynote Why should we bother about the end of the ultra-loose monetary polics? Prof. Dr. Rudolf Minsch, HSG Econ Alumni, Deputy Chair of the Executive Board and Head of General Economic Policy & Education and Chief Economists at Economiesuisse 18.50 Round Table Talk Becoming an Economist. What training do you need? Prof. Dr. Rudolf Minsch Porf. Dr. Christian Keuschnigg n.n. HSG Economics Alumni 19.15 Exchange Opportuity between students and faculty. Alumni and Students 19.45 Apéro and Networking Alumni, Students and Faculty The evening started with a "Keynote Speech" by one of our alumni. In the following "Group Speed Discussions" students and alumni had the opportunity to meet, network and talk about various topics of interest and possible career paths. The groups have been divided into sectors (Banking & Finance, Industrial Sector, IT & Consulting and Public Sector, Academia & Insurance). At the subsequent apéro, everyone was able catch-up and mingle again to reach out to participants, following up on conversations or establishing further contacts.