Silicon Valley Leadership Group and sf.citi to Co-Host inspirational "Women & Girls Leadership Summit" @ Metro Arts & Technology High School, Bayview/Hunters Point Neighborhood. Our Summit's purpose is to empower young girls from our underserved city schools by exposure to private and public sector women role models, and to energize these students about their own education. With more than 100 young women attending, we encourage 150 women employees from San Francisco technology companies to invest a half-day (8:30am to 1pm) to inspire these young women to succeed in school and in future careers, and lead fulfilling & productive lives. http://may31summit.eventbrite.com/
Featured speakers include sf.citi Vice Chair Heather Harde, City Supervisor Malia Cohen, City Administrator Naomi Kelly, Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White, AT&T Executive Loretta Walker, and Amgen Executive Dineli Wickramasinghe.
Tech sector panelists include sf.citi members Heather Champ, Director of Community @ Flickr, VP of Community & Content @ Pinwheel, Co-Founder @8020 Media and 2bkco; Hadiyah Mujhid, Co-Founder @ Black Founders Startup Venture, Co-Founder @ Picture.ly, entrepreneur, software engineer; and Yan Heim, CEO and Founder of Froomz, Co-Founder/GM Beijing Mitec Electronic Technology Inc.
Tech sector classroom speakers include sf.citi members: Emily Peters, Sr. Director of Communications @ Practice Fusion; Kellie Menendez, Senior Director of Marketing @ Practice Fusion; and Tamara Kahn, Director of Product Management also @ Practice Fusion.
7th Women & Girls Leadership Summit
Thursday, May 31, 2012
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Metropolitan Arts & Tech High School
1195 Hudson Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94124