For the first time in its history, emlyon business school organised an official graduation ceremony at Tony Garnier Hall in Lyon on Saturday 13 April 2019 in the presence of 4,600 including 1,400 graduates.
After a musical introduction led by a number of talented students, 3rd year PGE student Amélie Guillerm and Thierry Picq, our hosts for the evening, took centre stage. Tawhid CHTIOUI Chair of the Management Board and General Manager of emlyon business school, Bernard Belletante, Bruno Bonnell, Myriam Bencharaa, Axelle Davezac, Jacques-Edouard Charret, Fabienne Clérot, Manager of emlyon forever and Marc Thiollier in turn congratulated and offered their encouragement to our new graduates.
6 early makers awards were given out during the ceremony:
● Zacharie Thiery (Global BBA 2018) – Founder of PAPPA (food project for people with reduced autonomy)
● Eléa Pays (PGE 2018) – Co-founder and co-chair of InterCambio – director of the documentary ‘Soigner Nos Droits’
● Xavier Danger (AMP 2018) – General Manager - DUQUEINE COMPOSITES S.R.L.
● Victor Nave (M.S. Technology Management 2018) - Co-founder of the IdeaMatch start-up – the first digital ideation game
● Barbara Sanches (IMBA 2018) – She left the navy in order to develop her artistic talent https://www.atelierbarbarasanches.com/
● Youssef Moamah (EMBA Casablanca 2018) - General Manager at CMGP, market leader in irrigation in Morocco
Congratulations to all those who have become part of the extended family of "emlyon forever" alumni – we wish them all a very warm welcome!
"We share so much more than memories. This is your network. It will be what you make it through your skills and motivation" Fabienne Clérot, manager of emlyon forever.
The event in photos:
All the 2018 graduates can find all the photos from the event in the private group "Promo 2018" which was created on this occasion. You will need to connect with your emlyon ID in order to access this group.
Several photo albums available:
- The official photograph photo album which you will find under the "Media Centre" tab in the private group "Promo 2018" > "2019 Graduation Ceremony - Photos ©Romain Etienne"
- The Tcheezebox photo album which is available under the "Media Centre" tab in the private group "Promo 2018" > "2019 Graduation Ceremony - Photos TcheezeBox" or in the on-line gallery which can be accessed here:
- The Déclic student association photo album which you will find under the "Media Centre" tab in the private group "Promo 2018" >"2019 Graduation Ceremony - Photos Déclic"
You can also relive this highlight in your life as an early maker by watching the replay of the event here: http://live.streamfizz.com/index.php/embed/id/362