New virtual networking events for alumni

GEMS Alumni are organising a series of new events this month hosted by former GEMS Students. The events are an opportunity for graduating students and alumni to network, learn, and share their knowledge. Unfortunately, staff can’t attend the events, but please do spread the word to your graduating students and school alumni network.  

  • The role of new technologies in design
    Wednesday 21 April, 5pm

This World Creativity and Innovation day, join GEMS Dubai American Academy alumna (2008), Patricia de Guzman for our fourth GEMS Alumni Webinar on the role of new technologies in design.

Patricia works with Dubai Design Academy as a jewellery designer. While she learnt to design and make jewellery by hand, she uses new technology such as 3D printing to enhance her final products. In this webinar, Patricia will touch on her experience with IB Arts, the various processes of jewellery making and the use of arts as a means of self-expression.

Click here to join the webinar on Wednesday 21 April 5pm. No pre-registration required.

  • Special financial literacy webinar series
    25, 28 and 29 April, 5pm

Join GEMS Our Own Indian School alumna, Monica Punjabi for a special GEMS Alumni Webinar series. Monica is the COO of Finlecct, the first financial wellness app for Gen Zs in the region.

Sunday 25 April, 5pm: Financial wellbeing. Click here to join
Wednesday 28 April, 5pm: Managing your money in a post-COVID world. Click here to join
Thursday 29 April, 5pm: Money & you. Click here to join

No pre-registration required.