This summer I attended the Y20 Summit in Sydney, Australia, one of 120 young people, aged 20-30, from around the world who gathered to formulate policy recommendations on areas of strong interest and impact on global youth.
Last month I had the privilege of attending attend the fifth annual Water Gala hosted by Imagine H2O in San Francisco. Imagine H2O is an accelerator and startup incubator for technology and startups working to better use and conserve our most precious resource: water.
In the aisle of Whole Foods, you may come across a jar of Just Mayo created by Hampton Creek Foods (HCF), a rising star in the quickly expanding food tech arena. Yet this is much more than just mayo: HCF has received financial backing from Khosla Ventures and Founders Fund, as well as recognition from big names such as Bill Gates and top chefs around the country. But why?
Jan 30, 2014By Lalana AramthaveethongFirst-Year MBA Student
This Thursday, January 30, 20 lucky students from the UC Davis Graduate School of Management (GSM) will fly to Omaha, Neb., to meet one of the wealthiest and most influential men in business: Mr. Warren Buffett. As a first-year student in the Sacramento Part-Time MBA program, I am very fortunate to have this grand opportunity to meet one of the most successful businessmen in history.
Imagine three days in which you meet one amazing entrepreneur after another and leave inspired enough to almost quit b-school to launch your own startup. That’s what I found at Ignite 2014, which had the inspiring tagline, Fueling Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs. The conference was hosted by UC Davis’ Graduate School of Management and organized in collaboration with Rice University.
Imagine three days in which you meet one amazing entrepreneur after another and leave inspired enough to almost quit b-school to launch your own startup. That’s what I found at Ignite 2014, which had the inspiring tagline, Fueling Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs. The conference was hosted by the Graduate School of Management and organized in collaboration with Rice University.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.