26th Annual Conference
March 10, 2015

PBWC Young Women's Summit


California's largest women's business organization is pleased to announce the 2013 PBWC Young Women's Summit, presented by Juniper Networks.

The event will offer unique programming to help high school juniors and seniors and college-aged women expand their horizons and pursue the careers they desire by connecting them with successful, professional women eager to share what they know with the next generation of women leaders.

The 2013 Professional Business Women of California Young Women's
Summit includes:

  • Two skill-building and inspirational keynote sessions
  • An unmissable panel discussion with industry leaders: "The Road Ahead of You"
  • Small-group mentoring sessions with businesswomen from multiple industries
  • Dress for Success - tips for creating the proper professional image  
  • Fun ice-breaking exercises and networking opportunities with other like-minded young women eager to start planning their careers
  • Lunch
  • Gifts and prizes

Cost: Free

Attendees must be high school juniors or seniors, or current college students between the ages of 17 and 23. Both individuals and groups are welcome. For school groups, if your school requires it, one designated chaperone will be allowed for every six participants.

The 2013 PBWC Young Women's Summit is presented by Juniper Networks.



Summit Schedule

9:00am Registration
9:30am Opening Keynote: "Be Fearless. Be Confident. Be You."
Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Actor, Advocate and Filmmaker 
10:00am Panel Discussion: "The Road Ahead of You"
Joanne Pasternack, Director, 49ers Foundation & Community Relations
Erin Gore, CFO, University of California, Berkeley
Bianca Angelina Escalante, Development Director, Level Playing Field Institute
Candase Chambers, Production Assistant, E! Entertainment Television
Deepti Srivastava, Technical Program Manager, Google
Kristen Sze, Co-Anchor, ABC7 News (Panel Moderator)
11:00am Break (15 min)
11:15am Personalized Mentoring
12:30pm Lunch / Visit Exhibits
1:30pm "Dress for Success"
Tips for Creating the Proper Professional Image for You
Terri Turco Golden, Host, Style Expert and Motivational Speaker 
2:15pm Closing Keynote Session: "Packaging Yourself"
Luanne Tierney, Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Juniper Networks
  • What to do today to plan for tomorrow
  • What are the industry trends
  • What are employers looking for
  • How do you stand out in front of 21 million other college students
  • Twelve strategies for clear-cut success
3:00pm Program Ends / Visit Exhibits
3:30pm Event Ends

Driving a young woman to the Summit?

Drop-off time: 8:45am

Pick-up time: 3:45pm



Featured Speakers Include:


Co-Anchor, ABC7 News

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Filmmaker, Actor, Advocate

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Vice President Worldwide Partner Marketing, Juniper Networks

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Host, Style Expert, Motivational Speaker

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Production Assistant, E! Entertainment Television

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Director, San Francisco 49ers Foundation and Community Relations

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Technical Program Manager, Google

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Development Director, Level Field Playing Institute

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CFO, UC Berkeley

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