The 2012 Conference was held in Kolkata from December 7th to 9th 2012.
The 2011 Conference was held in New York City from September 30th to October 2nd, 2011.
The 2010 Golbal IIT Alumni Conference was held in Greater Noida near New Delhi. The theme was “Imperatives of an emerging New India. Speakers and delegates deliberated on the various facets of managing growth and transformation while ensuring sustainable and equitable use of available human and natural resources in India.
From October 9th 2009, IIT Alumni from all over the world met at the Schaumberg Convention Center. The theme was Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Global Economy. Eminent speakers including President Bill Clinton, James Owens (Chairman & CEO Caterpillar Inc.), Nathan Myhrvold (Founder Microsoft Reasearch), Aneesh Chopra (CTO US Govt.) and Carl Schramm (President & CEO Kaufmann Foundation) spoke about challenges and opportunities in the critical areas of education, energy & climate change, public health and digital infrastructure.
The global IIT Alumni Conference held on the campus of IIT Madras, featured luminaries including Bob McDonald, COO ofProcter & Gamble, Managing Directors of three top Tata Companies: Tata Steel, Tata Motors, and Tata Consultancy Services and over 150 renowned speakers, The event was inaugurated by Dr. Manmohan Singh, India’s Prime Minister, via a live satellite link from New Delhi.