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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 through Computer Science Education: AI, CS, and Ethics

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


Laura Guio
General Manager, Global Cisco Alliance, IBM Global Markets, IBM Senior State Executive for California


Jennifer M. Higgs    
Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis


Renee Yao     
Senior Product Manager,NVIDIA

 

 


José Magaña  
Area 2 Trustee, San José Unified School District

 


Oriana Camacho Branon  
Director of Community and Public Relations, Alaska Airlines

 


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

 


Tamara Alvarado    
Executive Director, Shortino Foundation


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

 

Madhu Mujoo
Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Alexandra Duran
Dean
San José Evergreen Community College District

Rhonda Beasly  
MTSS Coordinator  
Santa Clara County Office of Education


AGENDA

Please check back shortly for changes and updates to the agenda

7:30 am  Breakfast &  Networking

8:10 am Morning Plenary Session

Overview and Welcome

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

The State of Education in California

9:45 – 10:45 and 11:00-12:00 Breakout Sessions

Healthy Communities, Healthy Schools

Building a Diverse, Inclusive Workforce

Smart Education Policy from Early Education through Higher Education

Computer Science Education for Human-centric Technology: AI, CS, and Ethics

12:00 pm Lunch

12:35 pm Afternoon Plenary Session

Silicon Valley Competitiveness and Innovation Project

Higher Education & The Future of Work in California

The Role of Libraries in Education

2:00 pm Adjourn

 

 

TICKETS

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 mgray@svlg.org

 

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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