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Ellen Pao: Resetting Silicon Valley
Date Wednesday September 27
Time 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location Details
Marines' Memorial Theatre, 609 Sutter St, San Francisco
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorINFORUM at the Commonwealth Club
Emailaaissi [at] commonwealthclub.org
Phone4155976719
Ellen Pao: Resetting Silicon Valley

INFORUM at the Commonwealth Club is hosting Ellen Pao and Laura Weidman Powers. Ellen Pao sent shock-waves throughout Silicon Valley when she sued her former employer for workplace discrimination against women and other minority groups. Pao will share her experiences as a long-time entrepreneur, lawyer, angel investor, and activist advocating for diversity and inclusion in tech in her new book Reset: My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change.Laura Weidman Powers is the Co-Founder and CEO of Code2040, a nonprofit organization that builds pathways to educational, professional, and entrepreneurial success in technology for people of color, specifically Black and Latinxs.

Get tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ellen-pao-resetting-silicon-valley-tickets-36015022903?aff=calendars

WHEN: Wednesday, September 27, 2017; 5:30 PM Check-in, 6:30 PM Program

WHERE: Marines' Memorial Theatre, 609 Sutter St, San Francisco

WHO:
- Ellen Pao, Partner, Kapor Capital Investment; Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, the Kapor Center for Social Impact; Co-Founder, Project Include; Author, Reset: My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change

-Laura Weidman Powers, Co-Founder and CEO, Code2040

For more information, contact aaissi [at] commonwealthclub.org or call (415)597-6719.
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