Alumni Events 2016

The Diplomatic Academy, ClubDA as well as its local chapters organise a broad variety of events for DA alumni and students. We invite you to check out our photo gallery and take a look at our past activities. Here, participants can revive some pleasant memories and those interested in joining future events may find some "appetisers".

Photo Galleries
  • St Nicholas Party & Meet and Greet, 5 December 2016Last Updated On: 12/6/2016

    Each year ClubDA organises a Meet and Greet with DA’s students to strengthen the ties between alumni and students, to get to know each other and simply have a good time. This year more than 40 alumni and students came to the DA Bar to celebrate.

  • Berlin Chapter Thanksgiving Dinner, 25 November 2016Last Updated On: 11/28/2016

    Ten DA alumni and friends gathered at Diana Bank’s new place for this second Thanksgiving Dinner of ClubDA’s Berlin Chapter. DA and ClubDA thank Diana very much for hosting this event.

  • GUIDED TOUR OF ZURICH'S OPERA HOUSE, 12 NOVEMBER 2016Last Updated On: 11/25/2016

    In cooperation with the Zurich chapter of alumni UNI Graz, ClubDA's Switzerland Chapter organised a guided tour of Zurich's Opera House followed by a casual get-together in one of the Opera's bars on 12 November 2016.

  • Frauen im Gespräch: Jutta Stefan-Bastl, 7 November 2016Last Updated On: 11/9/2016

    DA Alumni Hall of Fame member Jutta Stefan-Bastl, former Austrian Ambassador in Ljubljana, New Delhi and Tokyo, talked about the situation of women in Asia based upon her personal experiences in India, Japan and China.
    Welcome: Susanne Keppler-Schlesinger, Deputy Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna
    Moderation: Lucia Kronsteiner, Head of Unit Sanctions, Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs

  • Weinlese / grape harvest at Röschitz, 22 October 2016Last Updated On: 11/9/2016

    For the third time ClubDA organised a grape harvest event, this time at Röschitz/Lower Austria. After a short introduction, the group of 15 alumni, students and friends of the DA went to and worked in the vineyards of award-winning Weingut Gschweicher.

  • 18th International Alumni Meeting, 1-2 July 2016Last Updated On: 7/12/2016

    50 years after the students of the first Diploma Programme graduated from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, more than 270 alumni and friends returned to the Academy for its 18th International Alumni Meeting. After ClubDA's annual General Assembly on Friday, the DA Sommerfest was a great opportunity for alumni to meet old and make new friends amongst other alumni, recent graduates, students as well as partners and patrons of the Academy. On Saturday, 29 alumni and friends took the train to Slovakia's capital to enjoy lunch at Bratislava Castle overlooking the city, a guided walking tour of the Old Town and a wine tasting at Vinoteka Trunk. For the ride back to Vienna on the Danube River the group boarded the high-speed catamaran Twin City Liner.

  • ClubDA Outdoor Weekend 2016: Weinviertel, 26-28 May 2016Last Updated On: 5/30/2016

    On the Corpus Christi weekend 2016, ClubDA organised its 9th Outdoor Weekend. This time, the group took their bicycles out for a ride from Retz via Hanfthal, Laa an der Thaya, Falkenstein, Großkrut, Hohenau an der March and Angern an der March to Gänserndorf following the Kamp-Thaya-March cycling trail.

  • 10th Alumni Hall of Fame Talk: Diskussion zu Globalisierung und Wohlfahrtsstaaten, 9. März 2016Last Updated On: 3/10/2016

    Podiumsdiskussion mit Petra Bayr (Abgeordnete zum Nationalrat; Bereichssprecherin für Globale Entwicklung der SPÖ), Wendelin Ettmayer (Botschafter und Abgeordneter zum Nationalrat i.R.; Mitglied der DA Alumni Hall of Fame) und Claus Raidl (Präsident der Oesterreichischen Nationalbank; Vizepräsident des Europäischen Forums Alpbach).

  • 14TH DA SKI AND SNOWBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS, 22 FEBRUARY 2016Last Updated On: 2/22/2016

    On 20 February 2016, the Diplomatic Academy and ClubDA invited to their 14th Ski and Snowboard Championships organised in cooperation with the Austrian Foreign Ministry and CDW at Stuhleck. Twenty students, alumni and staff took part.

  • Curling and Skating at Wiener Eistraum, 9 February 2016Last Updated On: 2/15/2016

    On 9 February 2016, more than 40 students and alumni joined us for curling (Eisstockschießen) and ice skating in front of Vienna's city hall. ClubDA's Vienna Chapter thanks stadt wien marketing gmbh for sponsoring this event for the fifth time.