2018 Silicon Valley CSUEB


Register now @ http://2018siliconvalleylitcollegetour.eventbrite.com/

Get ready to ignite your future at the 2018 Silicon Valley LIT College Tour “The Ultimate Student Leadership Conference” hosted at California State University East Bay on Thursday, March 29, 2018, 5pm-9pm.

Connect with mentors, meet recruiters and network with like-minded student leaders from CSUEB and Bay Area Universities and Colleges. There will be door prizes, FREE headshots, complimentary food and beverage, a DJ spinning in the LIT lounge to keep your energy levels high.

Our half-day leadership boot-camp offers rapid-fire learning, leadership development and transformational experiences via 3 learning tracks, keynotes, workshops and 20+ industry experts and emerging leaders from diverse industries including Entrepreneurship, STEM, Marketing, Media, Entertainment, Law, Finance and related fields.

Past speakers include representatives from Google, Facebook, NY Life, KPMG, IPG, NY Daily News, NBC, iHeart Radio, Atlantic Records, Sony Studios, ABC, NAHJ, Salesforce, Leo Burnett and Skechers, among others.

Program: (Subject to change)

4:30 p.m. Registration opens

5:00 p.m. Opening remarks
Jaimee Alonso, Career & Professional Development Coordinator, College of Businesses & Economics, CSUEB
Isaiah de la Cruz, President, ALPFA CSUEB

5:10 p.m. Opening keynote “Igniting Your Future”
Presented by Frank Carbajal, Author, Speaker and Founder of Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit

5:30 p.m. Panel 1 – All Things LIT (Leadership. Innovation. Transformation): The Journey from Student to Entrepreneur/Professional
Moderator: Loreto Soto Berry, VP, Corporate Communications, ALPFA SF
Marcelo McManis, Senior Analyst, Gilead Sciences
Alexandrea Alphonso, Partnerships, Black Tech Women; Program Manager, Google for Education
Guadalupe Molina, Community & Strategic Partner Program, Harmony Plus
Caroline Aung, Sr. Associate Product Manager Talent, Workday
Karina Cabrera Bell, Entrepreneur, Podcast Host “Reach Your Mama”

6:20 p.m. Panel 2 – Communications, Entertainment & Marketing: How to Build a Powerful Personal Brand
Moderator: Gabriel Sotelo, 6x Emmy-award winning Journalist, Telemundo 48/NBC
Brittni Lundie, Senior University Recruiter, Tesla
Rheanna Martinez, Head of Marketing & Communications, SapientRazforfish
Adriana Avalos, Advertising & Marketing Account Executive, Metro News
Rafi Kugler, Director of Recruiting, Barret SF

7:10 p.m. Workshop – “Reverse Recruiting: How to use social media to earn interviews, and ultimately, a job.”
Presented by Joshua Encarnación, Tech Learning & Development Program Manager, Uber

7:40 p.m. Workshop – 3 – “The Innovation Economy” Presented by Startup Weekend

8:10 p.m. Closing Keynote – “Building Your Vision” Presented by Pamela O’Leary

8:30 p.m. Networking and reception