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Education Summit

Education Summit

When:
August 9, 2019 @ 7:30 am – 2:00 pm
2019-08-09T07:30:00-07:00
2019-08-09T14:00:00-07:00
Where:
NetApp, Sunnyvale 
1395 Crossman Ave
Sunnyvale
CA 94089
Contact:
Margaret Gray
(408)453-4751

Friday, August 9th, 2019     NetApp, Sunnyvale     7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

 

EVENT DESCRIPTION

The Future We Are Building:

  • A Diverse, Inclusive Workforce
  • Smart Education Policy: Early Education through Higher Education
  • Healthy Communities, Healthy Schools
  • Human-centric Technology: Ethics, Equity and Computing

Join 400 leaders from business, education and the public sector for Silicon Valley’s premier education and talent development conference. Through TED-style talks and interactive workshops, participants at the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Education Summit will explore how to better serve students and upskill the workforce for the future world of work.

The 2019 Silicon Valley Education Summit will take place on August 9th at NetApp, in Sunnyvale.

 

 

SPEAKERS

Check back soon for additional speaker updates!


Tony Thurmond  
State Superintendent of Public Instruction, California


Lande Ajose, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor for Higher Education, Office of Governor Gavin Newsom


Mary Ann Dewan, Ph.D.
County Superintendent of Schools, Santa Clara County Office of Education


Jill Bourne
City Librarian, San José Public Libraries

 


Dr. Mary A. Papazian
President, San José State University


Sandra Velásquez  
Innovative Learning & Technology Integration Coordinator, STEAM Center at San Mateo County Office of Education


Yael Kidron, Ph.D.  
Director of Character Education , Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Santa Clara University

 

 


José Magaña  
Area 2 Trustee, San José Unified School District

 

 


Danny Guillory  
Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Dropbox

 

 

 


Daniel Newell, MPA  
Director,Ohlone College Tri-Cities Career Center, SBDC

 


Tamara Alvarado    
Executive Director, Leo M. Shortino Family Foundation

 

 


Remy Goldsmith  
Senior Officer, Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

 

 


Elisha Smith Arrillaga, Ph.D.  
Executive Director, The Education Trust–West

 

 


Van Ton-Quinlivan  
Executive in Residence, Institute for the Future

 

 

 


Susan Ellenberg  
Santa Clara County District 4 Supervisor

 

 

 


Madhu Mujoo  
Managing Partner, Ernst & Young LLP

 

 

 


Tracy Weatherby  
Vice President of Strategy & Advocacy, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties


Rhonda Beasley  
MTSS Coordinator, Santa Clara County Office of Education

 

 

 


Gary Chapman  
Vice President, Communities In Schools, Inc.

 

Jamie Lawrence  
Corporate Social Responsibility, IBM

 


Steven Tiell  
Sr. Principal, Responsible Innovation, Accenture Labs

 


Grace Pang
Vice President of Legislative Affairs, Cal State Student Association

 


Alexandra Duran  
Dean, Workforce & Economic Development, San José Evergreen Community College District

 


Naria K. Santa Lucia  
Senior Director of Digital Skills and Employability, Microsoft Philanthropies

 

 

  

AGENDA

Please check back shortly for changes and updates to the agenda

7:30 am  Breakfast &  Networking

8:00 am Morning Plenary Session

Overview and Welcome

Business and Education Partnerships Panel: the Role of Business in Talent Development

Education Equity: Closing the Technology Gap

10:15 – 11:15 and 11:30-12:30 Breakout Sessions

Healthy Communities, Healthy Schools

Building a Diverse, Inclusive Workforce

Smart Education Policy from Early Education through Higher Education

Human-centric Technology: Ethics, Equity and Computing

12:30 pm Lunch

12:45 pm Afternoon Plenary Session

Silicon Valley Competitiveness and Innovation Project

Spoiler: Kids Matter

A Healthy Education Approach

The Role of Libraries in Education

2:00 pm Adjourn

 

 

TICKETS

The Education Summit is sold out. If you are registering using a sponsor code or have any questions, please email [email protected]

Please note the Leadership Group does not offer refunds. We are happy to transfer your ticket price to a future event this calendar year if needed. 

 

 

SPONSORS

Select branding opportunities are still available for this event. For more information, please contact Margaret Daoud-Gray at [email protected]

 

DRAWING SPONSORS

NOTICE: PLEASE BE AWARE THAT BY ATTENDING THIS EVENT, YOU CONSENT TO YOUR VOICE, NAME, AND/OR LIKENESS BEING USED, WITHOUT COMPENSATION, IN ANY AND ALL MEDIA, WHETHER NOW KNOWN OR HEREAFTER DEVISED, IN PERPETUITY. YOU RELEASE THE SILICON VALLEY LEADERSHIP GROUP AND SILICON VALLEY LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION, ITS SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS AND LICENSEES FROM ANY POTENTIAL LIABILITY.

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