- Clare Markovits is Chief of Staff in Cisco’s Chief Digital Office and an advocate for diversity. She was recently a featured speaker at the Watermark Conference for Women. Read more at: https://www.watermarkconferenceforwomen.org/2017-speakers/clare-markovits/ and
- Cheryl Thomas is VP of Software Engineering Operations at Apple who presented during the keynote at Apple’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference. Read about it at: http://www.imore.com/swift-playgrounds
Thursday, March 23, 2017
ALL MIS STUDENTS: Hear from top women execs in Silicon Valley free & maybe win $100
ALL students no matter what your gender, major, beliefs, or other identities may be are welcome to attend the Women in Leadership League Conference, WILL2017, here on campus (Student Union Ballroom) on Saturday, 4/22/2017 from 9:30am to 5pm. But it will be especially good for MIS students because the keynote addresses come from a couple of top women execs from Cisco and Apple:
These are women who are great role models for MIS students, regardless of gender, and you can learn a lot from them. Also you can win $100 and/or an iPad!
Lunch and refreshments will be provided. We will also raffle off 3 iPads at the end of the day.
Register at: willconference.eventbrite.com by midnight on 4/7/2017 to be entered into a drawing for a $100 gold card.
In the afternoon, you will have the opportunity to “network with a purpose” joining groups of ten individuals to discuss issues of importance as you build the roadmap to your career. The discussions will be led by moderators form top Silicon Valley companies, including Cisco, Apple, Intel, Adobe, Ericsson, Dell, Nvidia, and many more!
Here's the website:
Check it out.