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Scott Kirkpatrick

President and COO, General Assembly

New York City

Scott Kirkpatrick is the President & Chief Operating Officer at General Assembly (GA), a global educational company that specializes in the most in-demand skills.

Scott joined GA from The Princeton Review, where he served as the President and successfully facilitated its sale to IAC. Before joining The Princeton Review, Scott worked at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, where he served as both Executive Vice President of Strategy and Marketing and President of the company's technology division, Riverdeep. Prior to that, Scott was a strategy consultant at both The Callidon Group (now Oliver Wyman) and The Parthenon Group, where he focused on advising clients in the education and publishing industries.

Scott holds a B.S. in Economics & Management from the United States Coast Guard Academy and spent 8 years in the U.S. Coast Guard, where he served as the navigator on a ship and an aide to the President of the United States. After finishing his military career as an Officer, Scott went on to earn his an M.B.A. from MIT's Sloan School of Management.

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Fireside Chat with the President of General Assembly, Scott Kirkpatrick

Fireside Chat with the President of General Assembly, Scott Kirkpatrick

Join us for a candid conversation over lunch with Scott Kirkpatrick, President and Chief Operating Officer at General Assembly on disruptive innovation and education.

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Team of Teams: A Discussion with General Stanley McChrystal

Team of Teams: A Discussion with General Stanley McChrystal

General McChrystal joins us to discuss his experience in managing the Joint Task Forces in Iraq in 2004 and how his tactics can be applied beyond the battlefield.

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#OFFCAMPUS: HIRING

#OFFCAMPUS: HIRING

GA is excited to take you #OFFCAMPUS! Join us for this quarterly festival series that celebrates learning in a way that's fun and interactive. Day 4: HIRING.

Recruiting Tech Talent for the Future

Recruiting Tech Talent for the Future

Hear from General Assembly and The Muse on how and who you’ll be recruiting in the future.

Accelerating Veteran Education

Accelerating Veteran Education

General Assembly and Eastern Foundry will host a conversation focused on empowering our Veterans and transitioning Service Members with skills based learning opportunities.

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