Bay Area Events Bulletin - weekly digest

March 14, 2017

Don't Get Stuck In a Pinch - 3 Ways to Leverage Your LinkedIn Profile
With more than 17,000 Berkeley-Haas members, LinkedIn is one of the best ways to stay in touch with thousands of your fellow alumni.


Fri, 3/17— San Francisco — 8:00am-5:00pm
10th Annual Haas Healthcare Conference on "Building Bridges to Shape the Future of Healthcare"
Participate in conversations around partnerships and bridge relationships across the healthcare landscape to shape our industry for the future. Register

Thu, 3/23 — San Francisco — 7:45am-5:45pm
Vator Splash Health 2017
Vator Splash Health brings together the best and brightest minds around digital healthcare innovation and venture financing for a one-day focused event, targeting early-stage companies, investors and members of the press interested in health innovation. Berkeley-Haas alumni use special code "haas60" for 60% off! Register

NEW! Thu, 3/23 — 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

Fri, 3/24 — Berkeley — 8:00am-6:30pm
22nd Annual POWER Conference on Energy Research and Policy
The POWER Conference brings together scholars and practitioners to exchange ideas and research results on topics related to electricity markets and regulation. Register


Mon, 4/3 — Berkeley — 12:00-1:00pm
Berkeley-Haas MFE Info Session
Learn how the Berkeley MFE program can help you to hone your skills for a career in industry. Register

NEW! Wed, 4/5 — Santa Clara — 8:30-10:30am
Key Issues Facing Boards of Directors: New SEC Enforcement
Berkeley-Haas alumni are invited to a Directors Roundtable Institute presentation. Jina Choi, Regional Director (San Francisco) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, is among the Distinguished Speakers. Breakfast will be served Register

NEW! Thu, 4/6 — Oakland — 6:00-8:00pm
B-HAN EAST BAY: The California Effect with Prof. Vogel
Professor Emeritus David Vogel will discuss his forthcoming book, tentatively titled "The California Effect: How the Golden State Became Green." Register

NEW! Thu-Fri, 4/13-4/14 — Berkeley
Berkeley Law Sports & Society Conference 2017
Join the discussion on cutting-edge issues in sports with industry specialists — professional athletes and industry professionals like Paraag Marathe, BS 99, Chief Strategy Officer and Executive VP of Football Operations, San Francisco 49ers. Cost: $200 for corporate guests and $50 for government/nonprofit/academic guests. Register

Sat, 4/29 — Berkeley — 9:00am-6:00pm
All-Alumni Conference 2017
Reconnect with friends and re-experience the classroom with the brightest thinkers and most accomplished practitioners including Greg La Blanc, Andrew Rose, April Underwood, FTMBA 07, Nicole Sanchez, EWMBA 12, and more. Register

NEW! Sat, 4/29 — Berkeley— 8:30am-6:00pm
Africa Business Forum
The Forum will explore the dissemination of technology in Africa and its disruptive impact on just about every industry on the continent. Engage in conversations on FinTech, learn about the expansion of big tech companies in Africa, and peek into the lives and ambitions of African tech entrepreneurs. Register

NEW! Sat, 4/29 — Berkeley— 9:00am-4:30pm
The Science of Burnout: What It Is, Why It Happens, and How to Avoid It
Explore the characteristics of burnout, its negative consequences, and the factors that make it more or less likely. Through practical activities, learn to boost your resilience and discover programs and approaches to organizational policy that can effectively guard against burnout. Use code "PERHAAS" and get 10% off. Register

Fri-Sun, 4/28-4/30 — Berkeley
Alumni Reunion 2017
For MBA alumni celebrating their 1st, 5th and 10th through 35th reunions (MBA classes of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012, 2016 and EMBA 2015). Events include class socials, a luncheon with Dean Lyons, BS 82, a day long all-alumni conference, and a family picnic and beer garden. Register


NEW! Mon, 5/8 — San Francisco — 8:00am-5:00pm
22nd Annual Fisher Center Real Estate Conference
This program addresses issues closer to the "transaction." Topics examine the changing face of the real estate business and the current trends and critical issues of concern to real estate professionals. Register

NEW! Mon-Wed, 5/15-5/17 — Berkeley
Data Strategy for Business Leaders
Learn enough basic quantitative analytics so that you will be able to leverage data scientists and analytics experts to make your strategy better, more robust, more reliable, more profitable. Apply

SOLD OUT! Tue, 5/16 — San Francisco — 5:30-9:30pm
B-HAN SAN FRANCISCO: Join B-HAN-SF at AT&T Park to See the SF Giants Beat the Dreaded Dodgers
BHAN-SF is heading to the ballpark for the 5th year in a row to watch the Giants take on the Dodgers. Join Waitlist

NEW! Thu-Fri, 5/18-5/19 — Berkeley
Data Driven Marketing for Business Leaders
Learn to leverage the data collected from your consumers to get valuable insights and make effective marketing decisions. This course will help you to understand practical aspects of working with data, drive marketing objectives based on data analysis and acquire and retain consumers through data. Apply

NEW! Tue, 5/23 — San Francisco — 6:00-9:00pm
B-HAN SAN FRANCISCO: Women in Finance - Experiences Shared and Discussed
Wells Fargo Asset Management CEO Kristi Mitchem sees fewer women entering finance! What’s up with that? Join our not-to-be missed panel discussion, which includes Carrie Dolan, BS 87, EWMBA 97. Register