MEDIA ADVISORY FOR MARCH 3, 2007
ATTENTION: Business, workplace, and lifestyle reporters and editors
UC Berkeley Conference Focuses on Innovation as an Approach to Women’s Career and Lifestyle Choices
How women can find original and personal ways to innovate in their careers and lives is the theme of the 11th annual Women in Leadership Conference, titled "Innovation: Beyond Business as Usual," at the University of California, Berkeley's Haas School of Business.
The day-long conference will include panel discussions focusing on industry-specific issues, networking opportunities, and professional development workshops. A cocktail reception will follow the conference, providing participants with the opportunity to meet panelists, fellow attendees, and recruiters from organizations committed to women and diversity.
The conference is the longest running student-organized conference at Haas and is organized by Berkeley MBA students of the Women in Leadership Club.
8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday, March 3, 2007
Andersen Auditorium, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley Campus
- Jennifer Maxwell, BS 88, co-founder of PowerBar
- Mitchell Baker, CEO of Mozilla Corporation and Chief Lizard Wrangler for the Mozilla Project
For more information, visit www.wilconference.org.
Reporters are invited to attend free of charge. Contact Ute Frey at the Haas School at (510) 642-0342 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.