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WIB Conference Speaker Opportunities

  1. 1. 9 th Annual WIB Conference Speaking Opportunities www.scu.edu/business/inc/wib
  2. 2. What is WIB? Women in Business is a student run network that strives to enhance the Leavey School of Business experience for all women in the MBA program. Over 400 members include both female and male current students and alumni. Mission: To expand access to influential women leaders and facilitate an enhanced supplemental learning experience for the graduate business student body through network events that highlight women leaders , their knowledge , and experience .
  3. 3. LEAD INSPIRE CONNECT Female students and alumni at Santa Clara University’s MBA program and beyond towards an enhanced education and professional experience Everyone involved professionally and personally by promoting successful women leaders and the knowledge and experience they share Students, faculty, alumni, and professionals to one another for the benefit of all involved Our goals
  4. 4. 2011 WIB Conference Details <ul><ul><li>Saturday, April 9 th 9AM – 6PM </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>200-250 expected attendees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MBA students, SCU alumni and Bay Area business professionals in all stages of their careers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Covering leadership, entrepreneurship, management, finance, career strategies, emerging trends, and social entrepreneurship (to name a few) </li></ul></ul>Be the Change
  5. 5. … we ask for your help to succeed ...
  6. 6. Why Be a Guest Speaker? INSPIRE future and current business professionals with your success story, and exchange personal experiences CONNECT with business leaders, thought leaders, entrepreneurs, professional business people, and graduate students interested in advancing the role of women in business SHARE new trends, new technologies, opportunities, and new strategies for personal and professional success
  7. 7. A Snapshot of Past Conferences: 2010 2010 Conference: Adaptability and Innovation Focus: How to thrive and be successful in any business environment by adapting to the changing times, innovating to stay competitive, and learning from businesses who have succeeded in rough environments and difficult conditions. Keynote Speaker: Holly Nelson, SVP and CFO of Virgin America. With 23 years of financial experience in the commercial aviation sector, Ms. Nelson was appointed CFO in April 2009 and has a passion for building companies that are focused on finding new and innovative ways to do business. <ul><li>Other Notable Speakers: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Radhu Basu (Anudip Foundation in India) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jennifer Bonine (Oracle) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MeiMei Fox (Stanford Alumni Association and Published Author) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dr. Mary Furlong (Mary Furlong & Associates) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Julia Hartz (Eventbrite) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dr. Jeannie L. Kahwajy (Effective Interactions) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Moire Rasmussen (Pricewaterhouse Coopers) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Felice Swapp (SFJAZZ) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2010 Sponsors: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Winkler Group </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tyco Electronics </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pricewaterhouse Coopers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deloitte </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eventbrite </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Full Bloom Baking Company </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Plug and Play Tech Center </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Leavey School of Business </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. A Snapshot of Past Conferences: 2009 2009 Conference: Leading Through Change Focus: H ow people can lead through changing times, to persevere both personally and professionally, monetarily and ethically, to exemplify leadership through change. Keynote Speaker: Theresa Strickland, the Chief Home Design Strategy and Branding Officer at Sears Holdings. Using her financial expertise, Ms. Strickland conducted several company-wide vertical integrations, creating product development, merchandising, and planning teams, and an international sourcing organization that resulted in substantial volume growth. <ul><li>Other Notable Speakers: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bonita Banducci (SCU) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Edith Yeung (BizTechDay) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Brian Curran (NYSE) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jenepher Dawson (LG Electronics) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Martha Galley (Microsoft) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Claudia Galvan (Microsoft) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ian Macalister (Wells Fargo) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cheryl Shavers (Global Smarts) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2009 Sponsors: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Winkler Group </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Felix Consulting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ebay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Microsoft </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deloitte </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 Dynamics </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Barefoot Wine & Bubbly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Applied Materials </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. … will you help … make the 2011 WIB Conference a success ?
  10. 10. Contact Us Adelene Gallego Ramos, President Women in Business Network Leavey School of Business Santa Clara University Email: [email_address] Phone: 831.239.1370 WIB Conference Website: http://bit.ly/wibcon