We are hosting the first annual Youth Business Conference ("YBC") at Hayward City Hall free for 100 students in Hayward on April 6. The Youth Business Conference will inspire, educate and connect students to Silicon Valley executives, professionals in the community and Hayward leadership. Please consider making a donation for our scholarship fund.
8:30-8:45 Welcome, Name Tags & Breakfast
8:45-9:00 Opening Remarks by Mayor Halliday of Hayward @cityofhayward
9:00-9:45 Business Panel led by Kathrina Miranda @katceo
- Roxanne Deblauwe, Silicon Valley Consultant @RoxanneRoxlins
- Dalia Ceja, Sales & Marketing, Ceja Vineyards @DaliaCeja
- Damian Mackey, Entrepreneur & Educator @MackThatDude
- Marlan Simpson, Entrepreneur & Educator @mrsimpsonjr
10:00-10:30 Save & Invest by Mr. Michael Brody, Finance Professional
11:10-12:10 #BeTheImpossible - R.e.a.L by Mr. Quency Phillips, Silicon Valley Executive & Community Leader @fuzion
12:10-12:30 Networking Lunch
12:30-1:00 The Mind of A Successful Entrepreneur by Ms. Tracey Chew, Silicon Valley Consultant
1:00-1:30 Show Up, Play Big by Dr. Derrell Blackburn, Serial Entrepreneur & Lecturer @dr.derrellblackburn (IG)
1:30-2:00 How to Build Teams that Don't Suck by Mr. Tony Deblauwe, Silicon Valley HR Executive & Author @HR4Change
2:00-2:30 Evaluations & Awards Ceremony
We are seeking in-kind sponsors to donate goods (list below) for 100 students and scholarships for 10 outstanding students at $100 each.
- Breakfast: Croissants, muffins, coffee, tea, pastries, orange juice, milk
- Lunch: Sandwiches, cookies, fruit, healthy drinks
- Snacks: Energy bars, fruit, ice cream
- Prizes/Swag: shirts, gift cards, ear phones, phone accessories, etc.
- Notebooks, pens, nametags
SPEAKERS & SPONSORS
We thank our business and community leaders for their time and generosity!