2015 OCA National Convention
B3: Professional Development Track
Uniting Asian Pacific Islander America
Hilton Union Square | San Francisco, California
July 3, 2015
Please click here to register for the 2015 OCA Convention B3 Track.
Launched in 2009, B3: Build, Breakthrough & Believe is a professional and
leadership development program for aspiring Asian Pacific American (APA)
professionals interested in taking their personal and professional goals to the
next level through leadership development and networking.
The goal of this program is to provide relevant professional
development, peer networking and mentoring to aspiring APA professionals.
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. | Registration & Coffee
Golden Gate 7
10:00 a.m. | Dare to Dream
you want to start your own start-up but aren't sure how to? Is there
something you're passionate about that you want to turn into a career? Are
you curious about how entrepreneurs become successful? Hear from experienced
business owners and experts who will share their experiences on
starting a successful business and how others can aspire to do the same.
Keynote & Panelist:
Andrew Ly, Sugarbowl Bakery
Robert Lim, Kraft, Retired
Mindy Fong, Jade Chocolates
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. |Networking Break
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. | Tech Success Panel
The technology sector is among the fastest growing and most
innovative markets in today’s economy. Learn from AAPI leaders in the field about
what it takes to be successful and how to leverage the technology and the internet for your and/or your organization’s needs.
Vida Benavides, Dewey Square
Annabel Chang, Lyft
Glenn Fajardo, TechSoup
Johnnie Giles, Comcast/NBCUniversal
Tessie Guillermo, ZeroDivide
Mark Keam, Verizon
Nanxi Liu, Enplug,
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. |Closing Remarks