David Knitter marks the month of May as Abuse Prevention Month for Seniors and Vulnerable Persons by presenting a program based on their informative "Seniors & the Law" guide. The program also will include how the state bar can help protect consumers who have a problem with their lawyers, a problem that can be of particular concern to the elderly and their adult children.
Eileen Brewer, Director, Symantec; Tech Advisor, WAKE Trish Tierney, Co-founder, Women’s Alliance for Knowledge Exchange Barbara Bylenga, Co-founder and Executive Director, SHE-CAN (formerly Open a Door) Jocelyn Mizero, Scholar, Lafayette College Julie Roberts, Health-care Executive; SHE-CAN Lead Mentor—Moderator Read more »
Sally Osberg, President and CEO, Skoll Foundation; Author, Getting Beyond Better: How Social Entrepreneurship Works Roger L. Martin, Former Dean, University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management; Co-author, Getting Beyond Better: How Social Entrepreneurship Works Tim Brown, CEO, IDEO—Moderator Read more »
Many wonder what the future will look like. A few visionaries try to recreate it. Jennings explores the golden age of American utopianism through the lens of five bold and eccentric dreamers who, in the wake of the Enlightenment and the onset of industrialism, confronted the messiness and injustice of a rapidly changing world. Read more »
Kimberly Bryant, Founder, Black Girls Code Ben Casnocha, Entrepreneur; Executive; Co-author, The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age and The Start-Up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career Justin Dangel, Entrepreneur; Founder, Chairman of the Board and Former CEO, GOJI Steven C. Pitts, Associate Chair,UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education Read more »
Candiece Milford, MFA John W. Milford, MHA, M. Div
The speakers will survey the retirement living options available in the Bay Area, from living at home to choosing a communal living option. Learn the key decision points in comparing rental, equity-based options, entry-fee communities, and assisted living. A spreadsheet answering frequently asked questions will be provided. Subsidized housing options are not included in this program.