*NEW SPEAKERS ADDED* SVLG’s ‘Innovating Equity’ Summit on Nov. 19 to Feature Spotlight Q&A with John Rice, Founder and CEO of Management Leadership for Tomorrow

SAN JOSÉ, CA (Nov 17, 2021) — The Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG) today announced several new speakers will join the ‘Innovating Equity’ Summit on November 19, including a closing spotlight Q&A with John Rice, Founder and CEO of Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT), and SVLG CEO Ahmad Thomas. SVLG also announced the addition of an ‘Inclusive Conversation’ dialogue with California legislators Senator Sydney Kamlager and Assemblymembers Cristina Garcia and Evan Low.
These distinguished speakers join a robust and engaging slate of speakers from the public and private sector, including:
  • The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development,
  • Mellody Hobson, Co-CEO and President of Ariel Investments
  • Enrique Lores, President and CEO of HP Inc.
  • Guy Primus, CEO and Board Member, Valence Enterprises
  • Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, Founder and Chairman of theBoardList
  • Sheryl Tucker, Executive Director, The Board Challenge
The SVLG summit—sponsored by Genentech, the San Francisco 49ers and Blue Shield of California—is designed to highlight public and private sector solutions geared towards galvanizing a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive future for Silicon Valley and beyond.
WHEN & WHERE: Friday, November 19, 2021
9:00 am –12:30 pm PST
Zoom Virtual Event
TICKETS: Admission tickets on sale HERE.
Attendees will be sent conference links after registering.
MEDIA REGISTRATION: To register at no charge, media should click HERE.
About SVLG: Silicon Valley Leadership group is California’s most dynamic business association. Building on four decades of success in championing the solutions that make Silicon Valley the best place to work and live, we promote solutions focused on fostering businesscompetitiveness and the region’s innovation ecosystem. Collectively, SVLG members provide nearly one of every three private sector jobs in Silicon Valley and contribute more than $3 trillion to the worldwide economy each year. For more information, pleasevisit svlg.org.