Bay Area Events Bulletin - weekly digest

August 19, 2014


Th, 08/21 — 11:00am-12:00pm — Webinar
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Proactive Aging: Balancing the Needs of Caregiving & Caregiver
Leslie Van Zee, MBA'12, invites alumni to a free webinar examining long-term financial decisions for oneself or an aging loved one. Register

NEW! Fri, 08/22 — 5:00pm — San Francisco
Berkeley-Columbia alumni are invited to join their classmates for Happy Hour at Dr. Teeth & the Electric Mayhem in San Francisco.

Sat, 08/23 — 9:00am-12:00pm — Oakland
HAN EAST BAY: Oakland Zoo Volunteer Event
Come help fellow Haas alums work on habitat restoration and get free admission to the zoo. Kids are welcome. Register

Wed, 08/27 — 6:00pm-9:00pm — Berkeley
HAN EAST BAY: Haas Welcome Party
Mingle with fellow Haas alums and welcome new students to the school. See the SkyDeck Berkeley Startup Incubator and hear some team members talk about their startups. Register

Th, 08/28 — 6:30pm-8:30pm — Berkeley
Angel & Venture Capital Financing Overview
Join a panel of expert angel and venture capital investors for a look at early stage investing during the past year and the future investment environment. Reg. $25 before 8/26/14; $30 on-site. Register

Th, 08/28 — 6:30pm-8:30pm — Palo Alto
Join us for the August casual happy hour in Palo Alto to socialize and informally network. Just look for the Haas logo when you arrive. Contact Kristen ( for questions. Register


Mon-Wed, 09/08-09/10 — 8:30am-5:00pm — Berkeley
This three day Haas Executive Education training program makes sure former individual contributors are ready to face the challenges of being a new manager. 15% discount for alumni (code CEE15). Register

NEW! Mon, 09/08 — 12:00pm — Berkeley
Berkeley-Haas MFE Info Session
Discussion on admissions & career paths in finance. Pass the word to those in your network (colleagues/rising stars in your organization) who are interested switching to, or taking the next step in, finance careers. Register

NEW! Wed, 09/10 — 6:30pm-9:00pm — Oakland
HAN EAST BAY: Flourishing Enterprise Workshop & Book Signing
HAN EB & Impact Hub Oakland cordially invite you to workshop & book signing on Flourishing Enterprise. Join us to network & explore with fellow alumni & innovators in the East Bay. Register

NEW! Th, 09/11 — San Jose
HAN SILICON VALLEY: Flourishing Enterprise Workshop & Book Signing
Silicon Valley HAN & One Workplace are holding a workshop, facility tour & book signing on Flourishing Enterprise: The New Spirit of Business. Register

NEW! Tu, 09/16 — 5:00pm — San Francisco
Berkeley-Haas MFE Info Session
Discussion on admissions & career paths in finance. Pass to those in your network (colleagues/rising stars in your org) who are interested switching to, or taking next step in finance careers. Refreshments Served. Register

Wed, 09/17 — 5:00pm-8:00pm — San Francisco
Berkeley Angel Network Pitch Event
Apply to pitch (Deadline: August 10). Angel investors interested in getting involved with the group see Audience is limited to accredited investor UC Berkeley alumni.

Sat, 09/20 — 9:00am — Newark
HAN EAST BAY: Newark Mile 4k (2.5 mi) Fun Run and Walk
For just $18, join the Haas Alumni Network Team in this local 4k race. Registration includes a free t-shirt and entry into the race raffle. Register

Sun, 09/21 — 11:00am-4:00pm — Oakland
HAN BERKELEY-COLUMBIA ALUMNI: Afternoon at Ballpark with Oakland A's
Afternoon with fellow BCEMBA alum & Berkeley MBA for Executive students! Food & beverages at Westside Club Bay starting at 11:00 am, then game at 1:05pm (vs. Phillies). Questions, contact Jason Teller ( or Leigh Flores ( Register or view information on seats and costs.

NEW! Th, 09/25 — 6:30pm-10:45pm — San Francisco
HAN EAST BAY: Motown The Musical
Join us at the Orpheum Theater for a celebration of music that transformed America! With a live orchestra, marvelous dancing, and over 40 classic songs, it’s a Broadway experience you’ll never forget! Register

Tu-Th, 09/30-10/02 — Berkeley
DataLEAD Conference
Join the Berkeley MFE and leading French university ENSAE ParisTech at the Clark Kerr Campus Conference Center for an international discussion on the application of big data to a variety of fields. Register


Sat, 10/11 — 10:30am — Berkeley
Haas Homecoming
Save-the-Date! Join us for a day at Haas: presentations by Haas lecturers Kurt Beyer (Are Entrepreneurs Born or Made?) & Diane Dwyer (News Media vs. Social Media — can Journalism Survive?), pre-game party, & Cal vs. Washington. Registration information to come soon.

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