Data Science in Industry

Data Science in Industry

We are very excited to invite you to a podium discussion about Data Science in Industry on Wednesday, 21st of November, at 7PM in ETH HG Kuppelhalle.

Please note that the event will be held in English.

Data Scientists from Credit Suisse (Dr. Antonios Garas), Migros (Dr. Pavlin Mavrodiev), Ernst & Young (Dr. Mario Tomasello), Tamedia (Emre Sarigöl), and Zühlke (Dr. Thomas Wiatowski) will provide us with insights into their everyday lives and the challenges they face in newly founded departments of big companies. They will talk about the skills they brought to the job, the ones they acquired on the fly, and the ones that make them successful in reaching their goals. They will share some valuable tips on preparations for data science job interviews as well and will be ready to answer your questions.

The evening will end with an Apero where you’ll get the chance to speak to the company’s representatives in person!

To apply, please fill out this link. It's on first come, first served basis. Only 50 spots are available, so you are encouraged to apply quickly.

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!


Evening with IQVIA

Evening with IQVIA

IQVIA, formerly Quintiles IMS Holdings, Inc., is an American multinational company serving the combined industries of health information technologies and clinical research. They will be holding a networking event with the Graduate Consulting Club in Basel on the 19th of November 2018 to establish a better connection with our members. You are invited to join this nice evening to meet the consultants from IQVIA in a relaxed environment and get a peek into the benefits of working with this amazing consultancy. To apply simply send your CVs to info@graduateconsultingclub.org by 8th of November 2018. We will inform you about your participation latest by 12th of November 2018.

Looking forward to seeing you there!!

Breakfast with McKinsey

Breakfast with McKinsey

The Graduate Consulting Club is happy to invite you to a special and unique consulting event with our Gold Partner McKinsey&Company - a relaxing breakfast. Join us on October 26 at Fusion Coffee, ETH Hönggerberg, where several McKinsey consultants will share their experiences and interesting stories of working in a leading management consulting firm. You will have the chance to network, ask them questions and learn about the daily-life of a management consultant in an interactive, relaxed atmosphere.

Case Workshop with AWK

Case Workshop with AWK

We are excited to invite you to a case workshop with AWK Group on Monday, 8th of September, at 7PM in ETH HG E42.

Please note that the event will be held in German

Consultants from the Swiss consulting company AWK will visit us and host a case workshop. The company’s competencies range from Asset Management, through Procurement to IT and Digitalization.

We will start with a presentation of AWK and a case, then you will have some time to work on the case in teams. Afterwards, you will present your solutions, get feedback, and also see what AWK’s proposed solution is. The evening will end with an Apero where you’ll get the chance to speak to the company’s representatives and get your questions answered!

To apply, please fill out this link. It's on first come, first served basis. Only 20 spots are available, so you are encouraged to apply quickly.

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

Case Workshop with A.T.Kearney

Case Workshop with A.T.Kearney

We would like to invite you to a special Zurich case workshop on *Monday, 24th of September, at 7PM in ETH HG E22*. This workshop consists of three components. First, they will briefly introduce the firm. Second, students pair up to give each other a case. Meanwhile, the consultants will visit each group and give personalized feedback. *Their expert feedback will help you in your professional development either you are new to or experienced in case practice.* Therefore, take advantage of this excellent opportunity! Afterwards, an Apéro will be served.

To apply, please fill out this link. It's first come first served. Only 14 spots are available, so you are encouraged to apply quickly.

General Assembly 2018

General Assembly 2018

The last year of the GCC was marked by one word – growth. After establishing itself in its first year, the club has set its course on growth in all aspects: from the number of members and companies that we work with to the activities that we offer to our members. We have more than doubled the number of members and companies we held events with and we have opened the pro-bono consulting practice which offers consulting experience to our members. Our pilot project with an ETH PhD-student organization was a tremendous success. Three projects are currently underway and three more are planned until the end of the year.

Case Workshop with Accenture

Case Workshop with Accenture

On Monday, 11th of June our usual Zurich case workshop was amplified with a visit by consultants from Accenture, one of the largest consulting companies in the world with over 425 000 employees.

Dinner With Arthur D. Little

Dinner With Arthur D. Little

On May 7th, 2018, Arthur D. Little hosted and together with the Graduate Consulting Club organized a tapas dinner in a cosy Spanish restaurant in Zurich. Arthur D. Little is the world’s oldest management consulting firm founded in Boston in 1886. The firm traditionally has a unique position between top-management and engineering. For example, Arthur D. Little was involved in setting up NASA's Apollo program.

PwC - Unconscious bias Workshop

PwC - Unconscious bias Workshop

On March 19th, 2018 together with our Gold Partner PwC, the Graduate Consulting Club organized an event focused on the people's perception of the world around them and the skills relevant for meaningful communication with current and future colleagues and clients.

McKinsey - Ebola Workshop

McKinsey - Ebola Workshop

On March 15th, 2018 together with McKinsey & Company, the Graduate Consulting Club organized an event focused on consulting in the context of Global Public Health. This sector stands at the intersection of many fields, such as Pharma & Life Sciences, Policy Development, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, to name a few. It offers many diverse opportunities for those interested in plotting the future direction of global well-being and the health of mankind as a whole.

Meet KPMG - co-hosted event

Meet KPMG - co-hosted event

The sheer amount of data generated by new tools is not only an opportunity and a challenge in the scientific world but it will also change the face of some industries. In this talk by KPMG you will learn more about the company and the way healthcare consulting might change in an age of big data analytics and AI.

McKinsey - A Place For You

McKinsey - A Place For You

McKinsey is organizing a two-day female-focused networking event in Thun, Switzerland, on 23.-24.11.2017. It is a great opportunity for women from accross fields and disciplines to come together, get to know each other and learn from senior McKinsey consultants. Apply and find #aplaceforyou!

Breakfast With McKinsey

Breakfast With McKinsey

On the 10th of November, 2017, The Graduate Consulting Club co-organized a different kind of consulting event with our Gold Partner McKinsey&Company - a relaxing breakfast. Several McKinsey consultants joined us to share their experiences and interesting stories of working in a leading management-consulting firm. Students had the chance to ask them questions and learn about consulting first-hand in an interactive, relaxed atmosphere.

Meet Oliver Wyman

Meet Oliver Wyman

Oliver Wyman is a global leader in management consulting. With offices in 50+ cities across 30 countries, Oliver Wyman combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organizational transformation.

On the 2nd of November, 2017, ETH alumna Gina Melchner von Dydiowa and Unibas graduate Dr. Mario Metzler shared with us their transition from the study hall to the world of management consulting.

Quintiles IMS Meets GCC

Quintiles IMS Meets GCC

Quintiles IMS, a major healthcare consulting company, will be coming to the Graduate Consulting Club on the 26th of October in order for our members to get to know them better. Join this nice, relaxed event and meet with consultants from QuintilesIMS to see how you can benefit from working in this vibrant, interesting consultancy.

McKinsey Healthy Insights

McKinsey Healthy Insights

On the 11th of May, 2017, Together with McKinsey & Company, the Graduate Consulting Club co-organized an event focused on consulting in the context of Pharma and Life Sciences. This sector is one of the fastest-changing of those served by McKinsey & Co., and it offers many diverse opportunities for those interested in plotting the future direction of the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.

The event consisted of a series of interactive discussions on three main topics: Pharma & Medical ProductsGlobal Public Health; and Analytics and Big Data and what it means for Life Sciences.

PwC Consulting Behind The Scenes

PwC Consulting Behind The Scenes

It was our pleasure to welcome PwC Consulting for a career seminar Behind the Scenes at PwC Pharma Consulting. On the 9th of February, 2017, students had a chance to meet and discuss with consultants from the PwC Pharma and Life Sciences consulting practice. Bodo Baumeister, Daniel Leutenegger, Heike Nowag, and Patrick Schorderet joined us in Zürich to give us an insight behind the scenes at PwC Switzerland.

PA Consulting Brunch

PA Consulting Brunch

Graduate Consulting Club is proud to welcome PA Consulting for a different kind of a career event – A Consulting BrunchEsther Ketelaars from the PA London Office and Theodore Milonas from the Basel Office will be joining us to share their story and to answer your questions. You will have a unique change to learn about consulting first-hand. Please View Event for more info.

Boston Consulting Group Perspective

Boston Consulting Group Perspective

On the 23rd of November, 2016, the Graduate Consulting Club was proud to welcome Boston Consulting Group this November. In our kick-off Perspective Series Event we hosted a career seminar by Ulrik Schulze, Senior Partner & Managing Director at Boston Consulting Group in Zürich.. Ulrik Schulze leads the biopharmaceuticals sector and the firm's Health Care practice. Having worked at the Boston Consulting Group for nearly two decades and in different branches of the company, Ulrik shared his story and gave us a perspective on the consulting side of the Life Science industry. 

A.T. Kearney Workshop

A.T. Kearney Workshop

On the 31st of October, 2016, Graduate Consulting Club and Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research Student Representatives organized a Workshop with A.T. Kearney. In the Management Consulting Behavioral Interview Preparation Workshop, students had a chance to learn about personal fit interview experience and train their interview skills. Sinisa Matetic, Management Consultant with A.T. Kearney led the workshop.