Fung Institute presents: Engineering Leadership Speaking Series

Lecture | September 4 – November 20, 2019 every Wednesday with exceptions | 4-5:30 p.m. | 310 Sutardja Dai Hall

 Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership

Join UC Berkeley Master of Engineering students for an executive speaker series with leaders from different technology industries. The technology industry forms a vital part of the Northern California economy and these sessions provide an opportunity to deepen your understanding and connections. Engage with innovative leaders from top companies, deepen your industry and functional knowledge and get an inside track on internship and career paths.

The course features speakers from a diverse assortment of backgrounds and experiences. Covered topics will include venture capital, diversity and inclusion, the transition from corporate life to the start-up world, navigating your career path, and more.

Schedule of Events*
08.28.19 | Leyla Seka – SVP Salesforce
09.4.19 | Damian Mckenna – Former Head of E-Commerce at Facebook
09.11.19 | Nima Shomali – Course Instructor
09.18.19 | Han Jin – CEO at LucidVR
9.25.19 | Richard Lyons – UC Berkeley Chief Innovation Officer
10.02.19 | Michelle Harrison – CEO of FindMine
10.23 – 12.4 | TBD

*Subject to change

Watch the free livestream every Wednesday from 4-5:30pm:


(No event on these dates: October 9, 16, 23, 30, 2019)