Bay Area Events Bulletin - weekly digest

August 15, 2017

September

Sun, 8/20 — Mountain View — 12:00-3:30pm
B-HAN SILICON VALLEY: Summer Picnic & Welcome Party
Don't miss this chance to reconnect with old friends, welcome new graduates, and enjoy a barbecue lunch in great summer weather. Families are welcome. Register


Thu, 8/24 — Berkeley — 6:00-9:00pm
B-HAN EAST BAY: Welcome Party
Join us for the annual East Bay summer party to welcome new students and recent graduates. Register


NEW! Thu, 8/24 — Palo Alto — 6:30-8:30pm
B-HAN SILICON VALLEY: Monthly Happy Hour
Join us for our monthly casual evening of networking with fellow Berkeley-Haas alumni at Yucca de Lac Restaurant in Palo Alto. Register


September

NEW! Thu-Fri, 9/14-15 — Berkeley
Towards Inclusive Tech
Co-sponsored by UC Berkeley's School of Information and Berkeley-Haas, the conference seeks to encourage a robust dialogue between researchers and practitioners about how to build more inclusive technical education and workplaces — and to inspire a new generation of scholarship and practice in the area. Use the code IT17-HAASALUM for 10% off general registration. Register


NEW! Mon, 9/18 — Berkeley — 6:00-8:00pm
B-HAN East Bay: Happy Hour
Join the first edition of our monthly happy hour at Jupiter, the East Bay’s most popular brew house, serving wood-fired pizzas and hand crafted beer. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet and greet fellow alumni and students in a casual setting. Register


NEW! Wed-Thu, 9/20-21 — Oakland — 8:30am-5:00pm
Economics of Energy and the Environment
Drawing on the tools of economics, this course offered by the Energy Institute at Haas will cover the fundamental concepts of competitive electricity markets, their potential efficiencies, and the market failures that can occur. Register


Sat, 9/23 — Santa Clara — 8:00am-4:30pm
B-HAN SILICON VALLEY: Volunteer Opportunity - Veterans Career Fair
Volunteer just a few hours of your time at the Berkeley-Haas Alumni Network's Veterans Career Fair and help polish resumes and conduct mock interviews with participating veterans. Register


NEW! Wed, 9/27 — San Francisco — 6:30-9:30pm
B-HAN SAN FRANCISCO: Charles Schwab Market Perspective & Economic Update
Is our current economic growth sustainable? Hear about our current economy and future predictions from Schwab's VP of Trading & Derivatives, Randy Frederick. Register


October

Sun, 10/8 — Berkeley — Save the Date!
Berkeley China Summit
This one-day, on-campus summit seeks to connect China's businesses and investors with the technology, engineering, and business innovation expertise at UC Berkeley and across the Bay Area. This year's theme focuses on the technologies and innovations that build the future.


Sat, 10/21 — Berkeley — Save the Date!
Berkeley-Haas Homecoming 2017
Come home to Berkeley-Haas. Attend lectures by Steve Etter, BS 83, FTMBA 89, and Scott Galloway, FTMBA 92. Tailgate with fellow alumni, students and friends before heading to Memorial Stadium for the Cal vs. Arizona Homecoming game! Learn More


November

NEW! Fri, 11/3 — San Francisco — Save the Date!
Haas Gala 2017
Save the date for the Haas School's most anticipated event of the year, the Haas Gala. The evening will celebrate Berkeley-Haas and three distinguished award winners: Dr. Ikujiro Nonaka, MBA 68, PhD 72, John Hanke, MBA 96, & Monica Stevens, MBA 96. Learn More


Featured Benefit

Watch: Leadership is Love: The Power of Human Connections
Curtain up! Hear from Professor Mark Rittenberg as he delivers a powerful message around leadership and human connection. Get a booster shot of inspiration as he shares lessons that highlight some of the key principles of Haas' Leadership Communications course.