The 2019 Robinson College Alumni Open Weekend

23rd - 24th March 2019


Robinson College is cordially inviting you to the 2019 Alumni Open Weekend, which will take place on 23rd -24th March 2019 with Alumni Forum and Dinner open to all Alumni (subject and other group tables can be arranged).

Please book your participation in the event here by Sunday 17th March 2019. When booking, please state your dietary requirements and seating preferences.

We offer a discounted prices to those whose annual income falls below £15,000 p.a. or graduated between 2018 and 2015.

Programme of the Weekend:

Saturday 23rd March

14.30 – 15.30              AGM Robinson College Alumni Association (Pegasus) at CWB

15.30 – 16.00              Tea/Coffee and biscuits at CWB​

16.00 – 17.45              Alumni Forum at the Crausaz Wordsworth Building (CWB).

Alumni talk about their time at Robinson, their careers and matters of topical interest.


Creativity and Innovation in Film from Robinson Alumni


Gary Sinyor (SPS 1980) is a film director, producer, and writer. His involvements include Leon the Pig Farmer; The Unkindest Cut; The Unseen; In Your Dreams; Bob the Butler; Love Hurts; The Bachelor; Stiff Upper Lips, Solitaire for 2 and The Jewish Enquirer.

Jonny Persey (SPS Psychology 1988) is a film producer and Director of Met Film based in Ealing and Berlin. His involvements include Swimming with Men; Deep Water; How to Change the World; Wondrous Oblivion; Donor Unknown; Village at the End of the World; The Great Hip Hop Hoax; The Pied Piper of Hutzovina; Heavy Load; French Film; Little Ashes and Men Who Swim.

Saul Metzstein (Architecture 1989) is a film director. His involvements include Late Night Shopping; Living the Dream; The Snowman; Suffragette; You, Me and the Apocalypse; Ripper Street; Black Sea; Our Zoo; The Musketeers; Doctor Who; Dredd; Micro Men and Guy X. He is the son of the Architect of Robinson College, Isi Metzstein.


Saul Nassé (Natural Sciences 1984) was Editor of BBC Tomorrow's World, Executive Producer of the Indian version of Strictly Come Dancing and Controller of BBC Learning.  He is now Group Chief Executive of Cambridge Assessment, the University's examinations business. Member of RCAA (Pegasus) Committee

Bar/Red Brick Café available for refreshments and meeting up

from 18.45                 Registration (Hall Balcony)

19.00 – 19.30             Pre-dinner drinks (Hall Balcony)

19.30                           Alumni Dinner (Hall)

Sunday 24th March

9.00 – 10.30                Breakfast (Garden Restaurant)

Please book your participation in the event here by Friday 15th March 2019. When booking, please state your dietary requirements and seating preferences. The dress code is lounge suits.

A Biography Booklet will be produced, containing personal updates and photographs from those Alumni, Fellows and Senior Members who would like to share this information with other guests. If you wish to submit your entry for a Biography Booklet, please follow this link. Thank you.

By registering for this event you accept our Event Booking Terms and Conditions.

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