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From certificate programs to help busy executives hone their skills and increase their marketability, to renowned public speakers in the world of global business and finance, there's always something going on at Thunderbird.

May 2014


Join us as we celebrate the completion of study for our students in the GMBA for Latin American Managers program. Doors will open to family and friends at 8:00 a.m. Parking in the West Lot. Please...

27 - 29

The program is designed for executives actively engaged in negotiating projects, contracts or business strategies and working with people from different cultural backgrounds. Two self-assessment...

June 2014

1 - 12

This nine-day advanced program provides an unparalleled forum for global business leaders to discuss challenges and solutions across industries, functions and cultures, learning as much from each...


Thunderbird Online's facilitated online professional development programs are available to global business professionals around the world. These top-ranked programs are accessible, convenient and...

5 - 6

Najafi Global Mindset Institute has developed a program to certify individuals to administer and to debrief the Global Mindset Inventory (GMI) survey and results.

The GMI is the premier...


The US, Japan and Western Europe are no longer the only dominant regions for innovation. With today's "worldwide knowledge economy," leading innovators are leveraging "mindshare" in knowledge...


For most prospective students, one visit to Thunderbird's campus lets them know they've found their academic and cultural home. Join us for Thunderday and discover the Thunderbird mystique for...