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Corporate Board Diversity Conference: Featuring United States Senator Robert Menendez

Tony Quintero

Friday, July 8, 2011 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)

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Where:            University of California, Berkeley

Walter A. Haas, School of Business

Wells Fargo Room, 4th Floor, Cheit Building and

Bank of America Forum



Date:               Friday, July 8, 2011


Time:              8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Q & A, Meet the Panelists:  12:00noon -  2:00P.M.

Bring your resume, and appropriate dress code is busniess, (dress for a Board interview). 


Speaker:        Honorable United States Senator Robert Menendez

                        Via Live Telecast 





8:00-8:30       Registration and Reception


8:30                Welcome:                 Dean Rich Lyons

                                                            UC Berkeley

                        Haas School of Business


8:35                Introductory Remarks:



Tony Quintero            Co-Chair Board Initiative Committee

Vice-Chair of Governance

New America Alliance, Inc.


Orson Aguilar            Executive Director, Greenlining Institute

                                    Board Initiative Committee

                                    New America Alliance, Inc.

Jorge Ferraez            Publisher, Latino Leaders Magazine

                                    Board Member and Member Board Initiative Committee New America Alliance


Michael Lopez           President, Hispanic-Net


Oscar Gonzalez         President, San Francisco Bay Area Latinos in Finance


9:00-10:00     The Business Case for Diversity on Corporate Boards



Moe Vela:

                                       Former Deputy Chief of Staff to U.S. Vice-    President Joe Biden and U.S. Vice President Al Gore, Partner, Holland and Knight Law Firm, Washington, D.C., and Member of the Board Initiative Committee, New America Alliance, Inc.


Dean Rich Lyons            UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business


Dean Kevin Johnson      UC Davis, School of Law


Helene Kim                      ExecutiveDirector,International Executive and Legal Education, Lecturer in Residence, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law


10:00-10:30   Keynote Speech



                         Robert Menendez     United States Senator

                     Via Live Telecast



10:30-11:00   Presentation


                         Dean Christopher Edley, Jr., U.C., Berkeley, School of Law



11:00-11:55 Strategies for Increasing Board Diversity



Art Gastelum          President, Gateway Science & Engineering

                                 New American Alliance, Board Member        

                                 and Corporate Board Initiative Committee


                        Margarita Quihuis     Chair Hispanic-Net

Project Director, Peace Innovation Lab Researcher, Stanford University,

Persuasive Technology Lab


Bil Ong Hing             Professor of Law, University of San Francisco



Victor Arias              Senior Client Partner, Korn Ferry International




12:00              Closing Remarks -           Tony Quintero


12:10              Q & A and meet with Panelists provided to registered attendees 

                        presented by Giovanni Gonzalez



Equilar, Inc.


The University of California, Haas School of Business


The Greenlining Institute


Latino Leaders Magazine

Latino Business Chamber of Greater Los Angeles

American-Latino Leadership Advocates

Boalt Hall School of Law, U.C. Berkeley, International and Executive Legal Education

Rising Farmworker Dream Fund

De Luna Partners, Incorporated

Transmetrics, Inc

Mr. and Mrs. William H. Draper III


Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LP


Supporter of this event

SFBALIF San Francisco Bay Area Latinos in Finance   





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When & Where

Haas School of Business, University of California
Wells Fargo Room, 4th Floor Cheit Bldg.
2220 Piedmont Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94701

Friday, July 8, 2011 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)

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2011-06-22 12:12:47

Additional tickets are being made available, due to the sell-out of the original ticket capacity.


2011-06-29 11:22:51

Bring a copy of your resume for submission to Executive Search Firms and Boards!

Dress Code is: Business Formal  (as you would for a Board interview).

Ipads are okay, and recommended to follow the agenda.

Cell phones must be turned-off during the presentations.


2011-07-05 18:19:39

Senator Menendez has notified that he will not be able to attend in person and has had to cancel his visits to L.A. and S.F.  His confirmation to speak via telecast is pending.

Dean Christoipher Edley, Jr., U. C. Berkeley, School of Law has been added as a speaker. 

2011-07-07 14:00:01

The webcast address for the event will be:


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