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Second Iranian Stanford Professional Symposium

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Paul Brest Hall

555 Salvatierra Walk

Stanford, CA 94305

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“Our Community, Our Impact”

This year, we are hosting inspiring speakers who have dedicated their lives and careers to bringing communities together, who have overcome major obstacles, and who are working toward addressing the most important questions facing humanity such as equality, democracy, peace, and the future of our planet.


ISPS 2018

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM : Registration and Breakfast

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM : Opening Remarks and Keynote Speech
Narges Baniasadi | ISPS Organizing Committee
Howard Wolf | President of the Stanford Alumni Association and VP for Alumni Affairs

10:00 AM -11:30 AM : Our Community
Our speakers in this session will discuss the importance of our community and the ways we can be more engaged and contribute
Sam Alavi | Senior Development Analyst at UC Davis
Cyrus Habib | Lieutenant Governor of Washington
Pirooz Parvarandeh | Founder of IACP, COO of Aquantia
Leila Zia | Senior Research Scientist at Wikimedia Foundation
Moderator: Lily Sarafan

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM : Break

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM : Unconference
In this unconference, we are going to have a discussion and define priorities and values of our community together

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM : Lunch, Networking, and Mentorship Lounge

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM : Our Impact
Our speakers in this session will discuss examples of the local and global impact of our community and inspire us to go beyond the status quo and make an impact
Nahal Iravani-Sani | Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge
Parisa Khosravi | News Executive at Payam Global Strategies
Hanif Sadr | Chef at Komaaj
Moderator: Shima Alizadeh

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM : Break

3:45 PM – 4:45 PM : Unconference
In this unconference, we are going to discuss how we can realize the potential of our community and act on the priorities we found in the earlier session

4:45 PM – 5:00 PM : Closing Remarks
Mehrdad Yousefzadeh | ISPS Organizing Committee

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM : Networking

For more details and speaker bios please see our event page.

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