Events > LvBS Big Annual Alumni Meeting: Leadership Day and Alumni Awards 2021
27 November 2021

LvBS Big Annual Alumni Meeting: Leadership Day and Alumni Awards 2021

On November 27, as part of Alumni Leadership Day, we will talk about Leadership and
sustainability! This is a large annual meeting of graduates of master's programs of the Lviv Business School of the Ukrainian Catholic University, which is organized jointly with the UCU Leadership Center with the support and in partnership with the Ivey Business School Leadership Institute. Igor Ignatovych (London, Ontario, Canada).

We sincerely invite all graduates to participate in this event!


Conducting Leadership Days is a common practice of the world's leading universities. These
meetings are designed to gather graduates, to show the direction of what kind of leaders should be
today. This year is the fifth such meeting in LvBS.

At previous meetings, topics of military leadership, leadership in the public and private sectors,
leadership in times of challenges were discussed with the participation of well-known figures in
Ukraine. On November 27, as part of #Alumni Leadership Day 2021, we will talk about Leadership
and sustainability.
The invited guest at Alumni Leadership Day 2021 will be Larisa Galadza – Canadian diplomat,
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Ukraine.
At Alumni Leadership Day 2021, Mrs. Larisa will give a short lecture on leadership, the resilience of
a leader, and will also join the panel discussion of the same name with the participation of: Andriy
Rozhdestvenskyi (CEO of the UCU Leadership Center), Oleksandr Vdovichenko (Commander of
the 72nd Separate Mechanized Brigade named after the Black Zaporozhets , colonel of the Armed
Forces of Ukraine) and Andrii Demchuk (scientist and fencer, Champion of the Summer
Paralympic Games, Honored Master of Sports of Ukraine, Candidate of Technical Sciences).
Traditionally, in the second part of the day, we present the LvBS Alumni Awards in the following
– The Business Breakthrough 2021 (bright breakthrough in business or development of the
industry as a whole)
– The Supporter 2021 (contribution to the development of UKU/LvBS: financial support, provision
of scholarships, development of University and School projects)
– The Inspirator 2021 (impact on society, community development and social responsibility).

– The Impression of the year 2021 (radical changes, a sharp turnaround or unexpected changes in
business, in a personal choice of a professional path, transition from the rank of employee to the
rank of founder, or vice versa, entry into another field)
Nominations for the LvBS Alumni Awards 2021 are open until November 15 inclusive here:
Meeting place: Lviv (to be specified)

LvBS Alumni Awards 2021 Program:
10:00 – Welcome coffee
10:30 a.m. – Welcome speech by the founding dean of LvBS Sofia Opatska
10:45 – Presentation of Leadership Day by Andriy Rozhdestvenskyi, executive director of the UCU
Leadership Center
10:50 – Ms. Larisa Galadza's lecture "Leader's resilience". Language: English (with simultaneous
translation using a headset). A series of questions and answers
12:00 – Coffee break
12:30 – Panel discussion on "Leadership and Sustainability". Moderator Andriy Rozhdestvenskyi.
Language: Ukrainian
14:00 – Lunch break
15:00 – Opening of the Alumni Awards meeting. Yaryna Boychuk CEO LvBS
15:10 – Brief presentation of plans of the Alumni Association for 2022 (Alumni Council)
15:30 – Presentation of nominees and presentation of LvBS Alumni Awards 2021 in nominations
16:30 – 18:00 Festive buffet with a glass of wine and networking
To participate in the annual LvBS alumni meeting, please register. This event will be held in a
closed format exclusively for graduates of the School's master's programs and their families. The
event will be held in compliance with all quarantine restrictions. Dress code – symbols of
The cost of participation for 1 participant is UAH 1,900. Family ticket 3500 UAH (2 adults). The
ticket price includes organizational costs, coffee breaks, and a festive buffet at the end.
Friends, we traditionally offer you to use the "suspended ticket: graduate to graduate" option. If you
are in doubt or cannot attend the event, and if you want to offer a ticket to an alumni who
appreciates it, give a ticket to a colleague from the Alumni community.