Alumni Conference 2017

Saturday, April 29

Time Event
8:30am Registration & Continental Breakfast
Location: O'Donnell Courtyard & Bank of America Forum
  • Welcome & Berkeley-Haas School Update
    Rich Lyons, BS 82, Dean, Berkeley-Haas
    Location: Andersen Auditorium
    Keynote Address:
    Fireside Chat with Tech Leader April Underwood, FTMBA 07 and Dean Rich Lyons, BS 82

    April Underwood, FTMBA 07, Vice President of Product, Slack; and Rich Lyons, BS 82, Dean, Berkeley-Haas
    Location: Andersen Auditorium
11:00am Break
Location: Bank of America Forum
11:15am Concurrent Sessions

12:30pm Lunch & Berkeley-Haas Alumni Benefits Expo
Location: O'Donnell Courtyard & Bank of America Forum
1:45pm Concurrent Sessions

  • Leading Through Rapport: The Fundamental People Skills that Create Trust and Foster Collaboration
    Cort Worthington, BCEMBA 07/08, Lecturer, Berkeley-Haas
    Location: TBA
  • Diversity and Inclusion as a Business Discipline
    Nicole Sanchez, EWMBA 12, Vice President of Social Impact, GitHub
    Location: TBA
  • Alumni Panel: Venture Capital Perspectives
    Moderator: Michael Berolzheimer, FTMBA 07, Founder and Managing Partner, Bee Partners
    John Coelho, FTMBA 07, Partner, StepStone Group
    More panelists to be confirmed
    Location: TBA
  • Trumponomics and the Global Economy
    Ross Levine, Willis H. Booth Chair in Banking and Finance, Berkeley-Haas
    Location: TBA
  • Entrepreneurship Discussion
    Maura O'Neill, BCEMBA 04/05, Lecturer, Berkeley-Haas
    Location: TBA
3:00pm Break
Location: O'Donnell Courtyard & Bank of America Forum
  • HaasX: Ideas Worth Sharing
    Get inspired by these bite-sized presentations from an extraordinary group of Berkeley-Haas alumni.
    Emcee: Kellie McElhaney, Adjunct Associate Professor, Institute for Business & Social Impact
    Megan Mokri, EWMBA 16, CEO and Founder, Byte Foods
    Ryan Murphy, BS 17, American Competitive Swimmer and three-time Olympic Gold Medalist
    Tootie Tatum, EMBA 16, CEO, BlackHawk Genomics
    Tai Tran, BS 16, Forbes "30 Under 30" and LinkedIn's Top Voices
    Brett Wilson, FTMBA 07, Co-founder and CEO, TubeMogul
    More speakers to be confirmed
5:00pm Networking Reception
Location: O'Donnell Courtyard

For Reunion Classes

Don't miss your Reunion Class Socials & Celebrations starting at 6:30pm at the Haas School and Memorial Stadium!