“Conditions for all women will improve when there are more women in leadership roles giving strong and powerful voice to their needs and concerns.” -Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In

Join our community of Portland business professionals for short discussions around ideas and strategies on how we can work together to advance women in business. Our guest speakers will provide their insight from their experiences on how to drive action and solutions.

We’ll also want to hear from you – what are your ideas and strategies for addressing the challenge?

The number of women CEOs in the Fortune 500 is at an all-time high — of 32

Salaries for female CEOs are rising, but the number of women in top jobs has barely budged

Wed, August 23, 2017
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM PDT

Where?
CorVel
111 Southwest 5th Avenue, #200
Portland, OR 97204

 

 

 

Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served.

 

Speakers:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kellie VavRosky, CFO, Dealer Spike

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Erika Kelley, Controller, Intel

 

 

 

Renae Davis, Partner, Ernst & Young

 

 

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SOLVE: The Workplace of the Future

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
5:00-7:00 PM
PricewaterhouseCoopers
805 SW Broadway, Suite 800
Portland, OR 97205

 

 

New and disruptive technologies, a global talent pool, real-time data and social networks – all of these and more impact businesses today. Are you prepared for the foreseeable changes to how we communicate, collaborate, and work? What have you missed?

We turn to experts that can help SOLVE the business challenges that we’ll face as the Workplace of the Future unfolds.

Join us for networking followed by a discussion with OSU faculty and industry leaders.

Our panel of Oregon companies will explore issues like attracting and retaining and the next generation of talent, how companies are addressing flexible work needs, what impact technology will have, and how the workplace can influence productivity, collaboration and innovation.

Don’t miss this event where we bring leaders in our business community and higher education together to SOLVE business challenges and address critical issues.

Light hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served.
RSVP requested by Wednesday, April 19.

We look forward to seeing you there!

SOLVE is an innovative solution-producing platform from OSU’s College of Business, providing companies in the Portland area with the opportunity to convene and hear from industry experts and Oregon State faculty about practical solutions for the challenges facing businesses today.

 SOLVE: The Big Deal for Big Data

Tuesday, February 28 | 5-7 p.m.

WeWork Custom House |220 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR 97209

Speakers:

Teresa Herrera, Manager, Data Gov. & Analytics Services: Samaritan Health Services
Kevin Johnson, Worldwide Director, Data Center/Cloud Solutions: Intel
Steven Miller, Data Maestro, Global Leader Academic Programs: IBM Analytics Group

Data is everywhere, generated by everything around us, all the time, making it more and more critical to develop and apply new technologies to collect, process and understand data in an efficient way. We turn to experts to help you SOLVE for learning about big data and how it can help you in your business.

Join us for networking followed by a discussion with local data experts led by Charla Triplett, director of strategic partnerships and corporate engagement for the OSU College of Business.

Our panel of Oregon companies will discuss the nuances of big data and data analytics, how big data has changed the business climate and what the future holds. Don’t miss this event where we bring leaders in our business community and higher education together to SOLVE business challenges and address critical issues.