Bay Area Events Bulletin - weekly digest

May 5, 2015


Mon-Fri, 05/04-05/08 — 8:30am-5:00pm — Berkeley
EXECUTIVE EDUCATION: Executive Leadership Program
A practical, personalized and inspiring answer to the question, "What can I do differently, as a leader, to bring my organization to its full potential?" 15% discount for alumni (code CEE15). Register

NEW! Tu, 5/5
BerkeleyHaas Magazine: Alumni Notes Deadline
Submit your alumni note for the summer issue of BerkeleyHaas magazine. Deadline is May 5. Promote your professional endeavors and reconnect with fellow alumni: Enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card.

Tu, 05/05 — 6:30pm-8:30pm — Walnut Creek
B-HAN EAST BAY: Students Always: Effective Communication Part II with Dan Kimble
In this hands-on workshop led by Dan Kimble, BCEMBA 10/11, you will learn the skills needed to cultivate your executive presence and deliver powerful, inspirational communications. Register

Tu, 05/05 — 6:30pm-8:30pm — San Francisco
B-HAN SAN FRANCISCO: 1 Life. 1 Strategy - A Framework for Managing Your Career
James Gray, EWMBA 98, Microsoft Director, will share his career+life mapping strategies that he voluntarily teaches to fellow employees at all levels. Register

Wed, 05/06 — 6:30pm-8:00pm — Berkeley
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - Improving Success in Buy-Side M&A
Taught by Trevor Cox, BCEMBA 12/13, Managing Partner & Founder of Eisbach Group, learn M&A strategies, integrated deal management and value creation. Register

Wed, 05/06 — 6:30pm-8:00pm — San Francisco
Senior Toast: Student/Alumni Celebration of Haas Undergraduate Seniors
Alumni are invited to join Haas undergraduate students for an evening of fun to celebrate their graduation and welcome them into the Berkeley-Haas Alumni Network. Register

NEW! Tu, 05/12 — 11:00am-1:00pm — Palo Alto
B-HAN SAN FRANCISCO: Luncheon Panel: Resources for Career Returners
Haas alumni are invited to this panel discussion being sponsored by Harvard and Wharton alumni. Lunch will be served. Register

Wed, 05/13 — 12:00pm-1:00pm — Webinar
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Defining Your Personal Brand
Marcy Porus-Gottlieb, FTMBA 95, explains how to define and leverage all-important personal brand — key element of career success and personal happiness! Register

Sat, 05/16 — 10:00am-12:00pm — Danville
B-HAN EAST BAY: Iron Horse Trail Bike Ride
Join fellow Haas alumni on a bike ride along the Iron Horse Trail from Danville to San Ramon. Stopping for a light lunch at La Boulange Cafe in Danville. Flat and easy route. Register

Sat, 05/16 — 1:30pm-3:30pm — Sonoma
B-HAN NORTH BAY: Afternoon Social with Jon Sebastiani, CEO & Founder of Krave Jerky
A rare chance to meet Jon Sebastiani, BCEMBA 11/12, and hear the details behind two of the top business stories of 2014. Space is limited. Register

Mon-Fri, 05/18-05/22 — 8:30am-5:00pm — Berkeley
EXECUTIVE EDUCATION: Product Management Training
The PM Certificate Program teaches the latest business model and product design skills needed to develop profitable products customers will love. 15% discount for alumni (code CEE15). Register

Tu, 05/19 — 8:00am-5:00pm — San Francisco
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: 20th Annual Fisher Center Real Estate Conference
The Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics will host their annual public conference highlighting cutting-edge, real estate industry issues. Register

Wed, 05/20 — 12:00pm-1:00pm — Webinar
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: 7 Top Tips for Making a Successful Job or Career Transition
Marcy Porus-Gottlieb, FTMBA 95, teaches some key must-do's and some must-don'ts when considering, or in the process of, making a professional transition. Register

Wed, 05/20 — 6:30pm-8:30pm — Palo Alto
B-HAN-SILICON VALLEY: Women in Leadership with Marianne Cooper
The lead researcher for Lean In offers an insightful discussion on barriers women face getting to the top, & what we can do to support them in achieving their goals. Sponsored by Calibre One. Register


NEW! Wed, 06/03 — 6:30pm-8:30pm — Berkeley
B-HAN EAST BAY: Students Always Effective Communication Part III with Sam Haley-Hill
Hands-on workshop taught by Berkeley alumnus Sam Haley-Hill. Participants will learn & apply the key skills needed to organize & present their ideas persuasively. Register

Fri, 06/12, 12:00pm-Sun, 06/14, 5:00pm — Lair of the Golden Bear, Pinecrest CA
Ecstatic: An Experiment in Radical Connection
Founded by Romi Elan, FTMBA 14, 3 days of connection, dance & nature thru workshops incl yoga, communication, meditation, tantra, massage, & more. Code HAASLOVE gives alumni $25 discount. Register

Wed, 06/17 — 6:00pm-9:00pm — San Francisco
B-HAN SAN FRANCISCO: Women in Technology
Berkeley-Haas and Kellogg alumni host a not-to-be missed discussion featuring four very accomplished female leaders in tech - all Haas and Kellogg alumni. See link for details. Register

Construction Cam Captures Haas' Growth
Watch the progress on the new North Academic Building! The six-story structure, which spans nearly 80,000 square feet, is scheduled to open in fall of 2016..