Alumni Events

Rome Gala Dinner - 17 March 2018   San Francisco dinner, April 2018
Rome, March 2018 by John Cairns (left) and San Francisco, April 2018 (right)

Alumni and friends are always welcome at Kellogg. If you are visiting Oxford, join us for our termly schedule of social events and lectures. Those who live further afield might like to keep in touch with College events through our podcasts. We also reach out to overseas alumni with a programme of events around the world. In March we met some of you at events in Rome, Italy and in April we travelled to San Francisco, USA. If you did not receive your invitations to these events, please do contact us at alumni@kellogg.ox.ac.uk and we will be delighted to add you to the mailing list. Click to read more about recent events.

The highlight of the alumni year in Oxford is the Gaudy, which this year falls on Saturday 15th September. Meet up with old friends and new to enjoy a topical seminar followed by the sumptuous gaudy dinner. We are delighted to announce that this year’s after-dinner speaker will be our Bynum Tudor Fellow, Lord Bilimoria. To make your visit even more memorable, the Gaudy coincides with the University’s annual ‘Meeting Minds’ alumni weekend. This extraordinary event offers a wealth of lectures, tours and social activities covering every part of the University. Whether you want to learn about the latest discoveries in physics or investigate a hidden gem of the Ashmolean, there is something for everyone. Booking for this year’s Meeting Minds events opens on 27 June. Sign up for the Gaudy now!

Forthcoming highlights in Oxford and overseas

14–16 September 2018: The Kellogg Gaudy and Alumni Weekend in Oxford
This hugely popular weekend of events is a whirlwind of lectures, tours and social events. In particular, be sure to join us for a lecture on the subject of Healthy Places, Smart Cities? followed by the Gaudy Dinner on Saturday 15th September. This year’s after-dinner speaker will be Bynum Tudor Fellow Lord Bilimoria. Sign up for the Gaudy now!

6 December 2018: The Varsity Rugby Matches at Twickenham
To add to the interest, Kellogg student and former Heineken Cup winner Dom Waldouck (MSc Sustainable Urban Development) has been elected as the University’s Rugby Captain for 2018. Further information is available on the Varsity Match website.

11-15 February 2019: Bletchley Park Week
This celebration of the links between Kellogg College and the home of the wartime codebreakers immortalised in the film The Imitation Game returns for its third year. Featuring seminars, talks and a visit to Bletchley Park, it offers insights into a range of subjects related to data and its uses.

22-24 March 2019: Oxford Meeting Minds in Tokyo
Furher details, including how to book, will be available closer to the date. Meanwhile, if you would like to book a hotel the venue will be Toranomon Hills – http://toranomonhills.com/en/facilities/forum.html.

April 2019: The Alumni North America Road Show
Oxford comes to three great cities:

  • Wednesday 10 April: Boston, MA
  • Thursday 11 April: Toronto, ON
  • Saturday 13 April:  Half-day academic program in Washington, DC, featuring a luncheon, panel discussions, and a drinks reception

20-22 September 2019: Alumni Weekend in Oxford
This includes the annual Kellogg Gaudy Dinner on Saturday 21st September 2019. Long-term planners: save the date now!