University of Washington, Seattle
June 14, 2017
Council-certified MBEs must register now to be included in the Sourcing List for One-on-One Business Engagement Sessions. The Sourcing List will be sent to participating Corporate/Public Agency Members 5 weeks prior to the event. To be included in this Sourcing List, you must register by May 5, 2017.
One-on-One Business Engagement Sessions are subject to Corporate/Public Agency Member availability on a first-come-first-served basis.
Registration fee is $175.00 for Council-Certified MBEs and Corporate/Public Agency Members.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
1:20 PM - 3:40 PM
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Registration & Networking
Opening Speaker: Diane Lin, Starbucks Corporation
Informational Sessions (Breakout/Member Panel)
Keynote Speaker: Steve Gandara, Excellent Cultures
One-on-One Engagement Sessions: Read More
Professional Headshots by Mike Nakamura
Director, Global Sourcing and Supplier Relations
Diane is a strong advocate for supplier development and serves as the Vice Chairperson of the Council's Board of Directors. Diane has over 20 years experience in Procurement, Logistics, Finance, and Merchandising. She joined Starbucks in 2001 and has held leadership roles in supply chain strategic planning, global sourcing, supplier relationship management, procurement systems, program management, business analysis, financial planning and others. FULL BIO | STARBUCKS
EXCELLENT CULTURES, INC.
Steve Gandara has spent nearly four decades helping leaders build High Performance Business Cultures. He is a highly skilled culture architect, effective leadership mentor, dynamic speaker and a knowledgeable business consultant. For nearly forty years he has served clients ranging from Fortune 50 corporate executives, business owners, entrepreneurs and sales executives to labor-union leaders, non-profit & public sector executives and members of the clergy as a professional leadership mentor and business culture architect. FULL BIO | EXCELLENT CULTURES
LOCATION & PARKING
University of Washington
4001 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195
University of Washington
Central Plaza Garage (Map)
15th Ave. NE and 41st St.
Underground Parking between Schmitz Hall and Social Work / Speech and Hearing Sciences Building
PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS BY MIKE NAKAMURA AT THE 2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Get your professional headshot by photographer Mike Nakamura at a discounted rate of $75 per person! For a limited time, you can get the best quality headshot for your business and professional profile, usually priced at $250-$350.
To prepare for your photo shoot, see tips for getting your best professional headshot.
Limited slots available. Sign-up now!
Registration fee for Council Certified MBEs and Corporate / Public Agency Members is $175.00.
Out-of-network registration fee is $225.00.