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Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit

Join the 3rd Annual Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit on May 19, 2012, presented by Es Tiempo, Hispanic-Net and Gracefully Global SVLLS.  This inspirational one-day summit will bring together over 250 leaders in business, education and government as well as successful entrepreneurs, political leaders and executives! The Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit‘s goal is to inspire and educate Latinos on how to succeed in today’s economy while making positive changes for Latino generations to come!

Take advantage of this wonderful educational and networking opportunity lead by Emmanuel Pleitez, consultant at McKinsey & Company and Chair to the Hispanic Heritage Foundation. Learn valuable leadership advice from this year’s panelists, keynote speaker as well as Dr. Jerry Porras, recipient of the 2011 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Last year’s Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit was a success! Thanks to valuable feedback and improvements the 2012 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit will be sure to please.

Register early to take advantage of all the summit has to offer! Below is the itinerary for all the events taking place at this year’s Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit. You won’t want to miss it!

Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit

May 19, 2012

Stanford University, San Francisco, CA

8:30 am- Registration and continental breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 – Welcoming Remarks
Frank Carbajal, Founder, Es Tiempo, LLC and author of Building the Latino Future: Success Stories for Future Generations and El Futuro Latino
9:15 -Morning Keynote, “Latino Leadership: From New Immigrant to Creating a Better Future for all Latinos”
Jose Antonio Tijerino -President & CEO, Hispanic Heritage Foundation
10:05 -Sponsor Spotlight
10:10- First Networking Break
10:30 – Morning Plenary: Finance and Leadership are Key Ingredients to Success in Today’s marketplace.
Facilitator: Moises V. “Moe” Vela Jr., Partner, Holland & Knight
  • Angel V. Chavez, Second Vice President, Senior Investment Management Specialist, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC., Board Member Latino Community Foundation
  • Arturo Lewin, Owner of Art Lewin & Co. Executive Clothiers and Chairman of Professional Business Network, Beverly Hills, California
  • Alex Mendez, Founding Managing Director of Storm Ventures
  • Ebetuel (Beto) Pallares, Co-founder of Cottonwood Capital Partners
  • Tony Quintero, .Chairman, National Financial Services Consortium LLC
  • Jorge Luis Titinger, Former, Chief Executive Office for Verigy
11:45- Sponsor Spotlight
11:50 – Lunch
12:15 – Luncheon Session: “30 Day Goal Setting, Learn effective strategies of 30 day leadership training”
Emanuel Pleitez - Consultant, McKinsey & Company and Chiar of the Hispanic Heritage Foundation.
30 day goal setting workshop utilizes a framework, which enhances execution of goals through inclusion of near-term rewards and group accountability to make you more effective at accomplishing your goals.
1:15 – Afternoon Plenary: “Latinas Breaking Glass Ceilings and Defining Leadership in the United States”.
Facilitator: Edgar Quiroz, Director of National Workforce Diversity, Kaiser Permanente
2:15 – Sponsor Spotlight
2:30 – Author Spotlight: Alicia Morga, “Working & Book Browsing, Create iPhone Apps that Rock: A Guide for Non-Technical Folks (Kindle Edition)” &
Isabel Valdes, Author “Win the Hispanic Market Strategic for Business Growth.”
3:00 – Afternoon Networking Break and Book Browsing
3:30 -2012 SVLLS Award for Lifetime Achievement for recipient Dr. Jerry Porras,Lane Professor of Organizational Behavior and Change, Emeritus, Stanford University School of Business and co-author of Built to Last, Successful Habits of Visionary Companies.
3:30 – Emanuel Pleitez, Resource Sharing Exercise, Learn Effective Strategies
4:15 – Closing Keynote: Speaker TBA
4:30 – Afternoon Networking
5:00 – Adjorn
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Marlyn Nunez

Marlyn Nuñez is a graduate of New York University, earning a Bachelors Degree in Communication Studies. She also received a Masters Degree in Education from CUNY's City College.

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