Events Calendar

Feb
21
Wed
[C4C] Sports Weekend Ticket Sale
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Sports Weekend Tickets go on sale at noon sharp! Tickets sold out in 10 minutes last year, so be sure to get have the trigger finger ready if you’d like to attend Sports Weekend. You do NOT have to have your full hours or donations in, but they must all be done and submitted by April 13.

[FMA, LevelUp!, Tech] Bob Zammit, Senior Marketing Communications Manager for Xbox/Windows @ PACCAR 390
Feb 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Bob Zammit is the Senior Marketing Communications Manager for the Windows and Devices group and a 2009 Foster MBA alum. He spent much of his career at Microsoft working on Xbox. Come hear about his experience in marketing communications. Most of the hour will be dedicated to Q&A.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TOBMjxqFHnu_7TLxinF7wsxLwJUWA_epS-wIEOaZ0Vw/edit#gid=807125923

Club Member Priority – Limit 50

[Real Estate] Katerra – Director of Integrated Design @ PACCAR 394
Feb 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

William Katerra, Director of Integrated Design Lunch N Learn

Katerra is a technology company optimizing the way people develop, design, and construct buildings. Founded in 2015, today they have more than 1,000 employees globally and are already one of the top 25 multifamily general contractors in the U.S. Their team combines expertise in design, material sourcing, manufacturing, logistics, technology, and construction to provide a single integrated offering.

Katerra is valued at $2.5 billion, investors include Greenoaks Capital, Moore Capital Management, Khosla Ventures, DFJ, Foxconn and Paxion.

In addition to its Silicon Valley headquarters, Katerra has factories in Phoenix, Arizona, and Spokane, Washington, along with an architectural office in Seattle.

Club Member Priority – Limit 40

Evening MBA Career Success Workshops: Strategic Interviewing @ PCAR 394
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Interviewing at the MBA level can be different from what you have experienced in the past. Learn how to ace the “behavioral” job interview as well as gain insight and strategies on how to prepare for and answer tough questions.  Evening MBA Career Success Workshop – all MBAs are welcome. Please RSVP on Foster Jobs

[GBA] Global Networking with Young Professionals International Network @ Stout, 1530 11th Ave Seattle WA 98122
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Attend this joint networking event with YPIN (a part of the World Affairs Council)! It’ll be a good chance to connect with other local globally-minded professionals. Free for GBA members (reimbursement with receipt).

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12wtl-WOxRJ2Y05S5kdezbuVXNdsAFP1zW9syehu0og8/edit#gid=726114907

Feb
22
Thu
[MBAA & HCBA] The Power of Meditation @ PACCAR 390
Feb 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

The session will include discussions on defining mindfulness, describing the benefits documented by research, a few simple experiential practice exercises, and some follow up material.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KvMbFpJwXo6Fztc_Y80EsXahBsK_iiw_ys6_NzdJcSk/edit?usp=sharing

[HCBA, DiBs] Leading an Inclusive Organization: the Human Case @ Douglas Forum
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the MBA Association’s Healthcare and Biotechnology Association for a presentation and discussion on the business case for diversity, equity and inclusion with a healthcare leader: Dr. Paula L. Houston. Dinner will be provided!

RSVP: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/grj8/348235

[WiB] Mentor Speaker Series @ Paccar 393
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

(Partnership with uWiB) Christy Johnson, CEO and President of Artemis Connection will present her research findings from more than 200 interviews with local leaders: “It’s not a Meritocracy and what that means for your career”. Practical tips for cultivating a robust social network and mentor/sponsor relationships.

RSVP: https://uwnetid-my.sharepoint.com/:x:/g/personal/melissy_uw_edu/EZoqBYUNGhNClu_ldsEbP-MBOEEYzF0sSkx4Se0sxSe4ow?e=PazDzE

Club Members Only – Limit 75

 

Feb
23
Fri
[EVCC] SpaceFlight Industries Visit
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Spaceflight is a premier launch services and mission management provider, offering routine, cost-effective access to space so you can innovate and benefit from a celestial perspective and explore beyond our planet. How will you change the world? Join to find out!

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1CK3NiLXLJgr9L40eOjBY8ihCmHtn8HejIOADAtf31yw/edit#gid=0

[EVCC & Finance] Cryptocurrency Analysis Event with New Alchemy & Debra Glassman @ Douglas Forum
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

EVCC & FinSoc are holding a hands-on cryptocurrency analysis event with food and drinks. Here’s how it will work: First, students will receive an introduction about the changing landscape of cryptos. Then, participants will break out into teams and choose a coin to evaluate from a predetermined list. Ultimately, teams will present their findings and investment decision to judges (Macroeconomics Professor Debra Glassman, New Alchemy Rep, and Foster Student/crypto enthusiast Rep).

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1-W3k9vxRhTcRLjIlYvrgu9DWjFDyxp7LGOVFvhWoyF8/edit?usp=sharing

Club Member Priority – Limit 40

Feb
26
Mon
OfferUp Information Session
Feb 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Please visit Foster Jobs for more details.

[GBA, HCBA] Video Chat with Philips Marketing Director in Singapore @ Paccar 490
Feb 26 @ 5:00 pm – 5:50 pm

Please join us for this Global Healthcare Speaker Video Chat with Megha Kalani, Philips Marketing Director, APAC!

Megha earned her MBA on the East Coast, is based in Singapore and serves as Philips Marketing Director for Ultrasound in Asia-Pacific. I had a fascinating chat with her this past summer during in my Philips internship, and she has graciously offered to speak to GBA to speak about her experiences.

Come learn about the cultural and marketing aspects in the healthcare business in a dynamic, diverse market. We will devote most of the session to Q&A, as we want this to be an active discussion.

Free dinner for GBA members! $5 for non-members.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1I9rdhWp-XOsAabxD-T_x644kCnvEAblxYMXb1ea34ZM/edit#gid=726114907

[HCBA, EVCC] Kaiser Innovation Team – A Workshop on Design Thinking @ Paccar 393
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Kaiser Permanente Innovation Team will join us and walk us through how they use and implement the Design Thinking Process in their healthcare initiatives.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12ct-fYtb-uuuNtwQWdwWNEMPTDYlU2XlGvuAJQrf15s/edit?usp=sharing

Club Member Priority – Limit 40

Feb
27
Tue
[HCBA, Net Impact, Consulting] Camber Collective Speaker Event – Lessons from Developing Nations in Health @ Douglas Forum
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This event will be focused on what we can port from developed nations (and may bring in some aspects of what we can learn/bring from developing nations as well). We will explore what models, innovations and policy approaches can we import from developed and developing nations health systems to improve the US health system?

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1eTTto7O4XbXxPUxJFVBhbdwSHAIvp0vd8tW20Rely54/edit?usp=sharing

Feb
28
Wed
[GBA] Doing Business in Japan: Visiting Executives Talk @ Paccar 390
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Come and listen to visiting MBA executive students from Japan talk about the country, its economy, and the culture. Learn some interesting things about doing business in the country, the third-largest economy in the world by nominal GDP.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1WKfvlxY1wmzFdvibKrACT_kh8bd0Gu1iDbXlub4EkDc/edit?usp=sharing

[OSIC] Intro to Hiking and Snowshoeing in WA @ Paccar 294
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Join OSIC on 2/28 in PCR 294 at lunch time to learn about hiking and snowshoeing in Washington! Jonathan Ng (avid hiker) and Chris Merz (OSIC and outdoor enthusiast) will share their tips and tricks and favorite resources to plan a fun hike. Open to anyone interested and all skill levels! Perfect timing for spring break. Grab a friend and bring your own lunch and lots of questions. See you there!

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fz79uujaF5Tdx1ILW8AjXgs72gv6-4XOJxnMf1s5mzw/edit?usp=sharing

Introduction to Travel Hacking @ Paccar 392
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

I’ll be speaking about my experiences traveling with miles and points, which I’ve been blogging about since 2012. Concepts are similar to modeling and finance problems you might have discussed in class and could be especially valuable if you expect to travel for work after graduation.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1aI9ewBY-lZPUwcSvU78xNRcpHhOJAYlCYZIw8Dobv70/edit?usp=sharing

Mar
1
Thu
Full-time MBA Coffee Break @ Anthony's Forum
Mar 1 @ 10:15 am – 10:35 am
[WiB] Fairy Godmother or Evil Stepmother? Exploring Stereotypes of Women Leaders @ PACCAR 390
Mar 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Professor Lian Shao is best known for her work on international management but did you know that she also studies what happens when women take on roles that have traditionally been held by men? Lian will be joining us for a discussion forum where we will explore stereotypes about women leaders, why they matter, what harm they cause, and what we can do about them. Lunch will be serviced

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1xUsaYeZWswQjBfOsq0BK5CriM7zmpD9wLKLs0EW3Z5M/edit?usp=sharing

Annual International Reception @ Douglas Forum, Bank of America Exec Building
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We would like to invite you to the annual Foster MBA International Reception where Professors, Alumni and Employers with international backgrounds come together to help International MBA students  across all MBA programs make career connections.   During the course of the evening, we will have a panel comprised of industry leaders in Seattle, with international backgrounds, sharing their insights on how to kick start your career in the U.S.   Stay tuned for this year’s panelists.

 

Mar
2
Fri
[Tech] Visit to Apptio
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Visit to Apptio to learn more about the company culture, products and roles available to MBAs

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/a/uw.edu/spreadsheets/d/1eh2UvIJnW2LHXFmxsm7kD0ygx5S8sfnIQ3UzY9Nr8n8/edit?usp=sharing

Club Members Only – Limit 25

Mar
6
Tue
[GBA] Starbucks Tea Market and Supply Chain with Tea Tasting @ PACCAR 390
Mar 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Following last year’s GBA Starbucks Coffee Tasting event, Mattea Felischner from Starbucks will speak to us about the current state of Starbucks Tea, its supply chain, and conduct a tea tasting. Special guest is Starbucks’ Director of Tea and Botanical Sourcing! This is a unique opportunity to see how Starbucks manages its legendary supply chain from an executive level.

Free for GBA members, $5 for non members (Bahn Mi Lunch provided by GBA)

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1qLaqBG8cObrSkD3G2YiWc9yrOSqt_qVjVOVZpzVN4q4/edit#gid=726114907

Mar
7
Wed
[Leadership & Management] Lessons Learned from Student Leadership @ PACCAR 390
Mar 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

A panel of student leaders from the class of 2018 share the lessons they learned–and mistakes they made–while managing Foster’s MBAA, clubs, and various student activities during the 2017/2018 year.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1uuitJxiiM8LVxri3yh_Zpqne6B2DoNNt3t3y91MQ93g/edit?usp=sharing

Evening MBA Career Success Workshops: Day in the Life: Data Analytics @ PCAR 394
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Interested in knowing about a career in data analytics? This session includes a panel of data analytics professionals from different fields. They will answer questions such as what kinds of projects they do, their backgrounds and experiences before joining their companies, tips for making a transition to data analytics, and more. Evening MBA Career Success Workshop – all MBAs are welcome. Please RSVP on Foster Jobs

Mar
29
Thu
[Level Up!] Interactive Entertainment Industry Mixer @ Big Fish Games @ Big Fish Games
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Everyone’s invited to Level Up!’s Annual Interactive Entertainment Industry Mixer!

Last year’s event featured guests from innovative companies and studios such as Amazon, EA/Popcap, Microsoft, Nintendo, Strange Loop Games, Unity, and our host, Big Fish Games.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with professionals in marketing, product management, strategy, business development, and more!

Food and drinks provided!

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1-sGoOwSD6zkNDI_7S5m8axdtoSpsRqO0Ul0xcXjphfQ/edit?usp=sharing

Feb
21
Wed
[C4C] Sports Weekend Ticket Sale
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Sports Weekend Tickets go on sale at noon sharp! Tickets sold out in 10 minutes last year, so be sure to get have the trigger finger ready if you’d like to attend Sports Weekend. You do NOT have to have your full hours or donations in, but they must all be done and submitted by April 13.

[FMA, LevelUp!, Tech] Bob Zammit, Senior Marketing Communications Manager for Xbox/Windows @ PACCAR 390
Feb 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Bob Zammit is the Senior Marketing Communications Manager for the Windows and Devices group and a 2009 Foster MBA alum. He spent much of his career at Microsoft working on Xbox. Come hear about his experience in marketing communications. Most of the hour will be dedicated to Q&A.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TOBMjxqFHnu_7TLxinF7wsxLwJUWA_epS-wIEOaZ0Vw/edit#gid=807125923

Club Member Priority – Limit 50

[Real Estate] Katerra – Director of Integrated Design @ PACCAR 394
Feb 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

William Katerra, Director of Integrated Design Lunch N Learn

Katerra is a technology company optimizing the way people develop, design, and construct buildings. Founded in 2015, today they have more than 1,000 employees globally and are already one of the top 25 multifamily general contractors in the U.S. Their team combines expertise in design, material sourcing, manufacturing, logistics, technology, and construction to provide a single integrated offering.

Katerra is valued at $2.5 billion, investors include Greenoaks Capital, Moore Capital Management, Khosla Ventures, DFJ, Foxconn and Paxion.

In addition to its Silicon Valley headquarters, Katerra has factories in Phoenix, Arizona, and Spokane, Washington, along with an architectural office in Seattle.

Club Member Priority – Limit 40

Evening MBA Career Success Workshops: Strategic Interviewing @ PCAR 394
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Interviewing at the MBA level can be different from what you have experienced in the past. Learn how to ace the “behavioral” job interview as well as gain insight and strategies on how to prepare for and answer tough questions.  Evening MBA Career Success Workshop – all MBAs are welcome. Please RSVP on Foster Jobs

[GBA] Global Networking with Young Professionals International Network @ Stout, 1530 11th Ave Seattle WA 98122
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Attend this joint networking event with YPIN (a part of the World Affairs Council)! It’ll be a good chance to connect with other local globally-minded professionals. Free for GBA members (reimbursement with receipt).

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12wtl-WOxRJ2Y05S5kdezbuVXNdsAFP1zW9syehu0og8/edit#gid=726114907

Feb
22
Thu
[MBAA & HCBA] The Power of Meditation @ PACCAR 390
Feb 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

The session will include discussions on defining mindfulness, describing the benefits documented by research, a few simple experiential practice exercises, and some follow up material.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KvMbFpJwXo6Fztc_Y80EsXahBsK_iiw_ys6_NzdJcSk/edit?usp=sharing

[HCBA, DiBs] Leading an Inclusive Organization: the Human Case @ Douglas Forum
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the MBA Association’s Healthcare and Biotechnology Association for a presentation and discussion on the business case for diversity, equity and inclusion with a healthcare leader: Dr. Paula L. Houston. Dinner will be provided!

RSVP: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/grj8/348235

[WiB] Mentor Speaker Series @ Paccar 393
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

(Partnership with uWiB) Christy Johnson, CEO and President of Artemis Connection will present her research findings from more than 200 interviews with local leaders: “It’s not a Meritocracy and what that means for your career”. Practical tips for cultivating a robust social network and mentor/sponsor relationships.

RSVP: https://uwnetid-my.sharepoint.com/:x:/g/personal/melissy_uw_edu/EZoqBYUNGhNClu_ldsEbP-MBOEEYzF0sSkx4Se0sxSe4ow?e=PazDzE

Club Members Only – Limit 75

 

Feb
23
Fri
[EVCC] SpaceFlight Industries Visit
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Spaceflight is a premier launch services and mission management provider, offering routine, cost-effective access to space so you can innovate and benefit from a celestial perspective and explore beyond our planet. How will you change the world? Join to find out!

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1CK3NiLXLJgr9L40eOjBY8ihCmHtn8HejIOADAtf31yw/edit#gid=0

[EVCC & Finance] Cryptocurrency Analysis Event with New Alchemy & Debra Glassman @ Douglas Forum
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

EVCC & FinSoc are holding a hands-on cryptocurrency analysis event with food and drinks. Here’s how it will work: First, students will receive an introduction about the changing landscape of cryptos. Then, participants will break out into teams and choose a coin to evaluate from a predetermined list. Ultimately, teams will present their findings and investment decision to judges (Macroeconomics Professor Debra Glassman, New Alchemy Rep, and Foster Student/crypto enthusiast Rep).

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1-W3k9vxRhTcRLjIlYvrgu9DWjFDyxp7LGOVFvhWoyF8/edit?usp=sharing

Club Member Priority – Limit 40

Feb
26
Mon
OfferUp Information Session
Feb 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Please visit Foster Jobs for more details.

[GBA, HCBA] Video Chat with Philips Marketing Director in Singapore @ Paccar 490
Feb 26 @ 5:00 pm – 5:50 pm

Please join us for this Global Healthcare Speaker Video Chat with Megha Kalani, Philips Marketing Director, APAC!

Megha earned her MBA on the East Coast, is based in Singapore and serves as Philips Marketing Director for Ultrasound in Asia-Pacific. I had a fascinating chat with her this past summer during in my Philips internship, and she has graciously offered to speak to GBA to speak about her experiences.

Come learn about the cultural and marketing aspects in the healthcare business in a dynamic, diverse market. We will devote most of the session to Q&A, as we want this to be an active discussion.

Free dinner for GBA members! $5 for non-members.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1I9rdhWp-XOsAabxD-T_x644kCnvEAblxYMXb1ea34ZM/edit#gid=726114907

[HCBA, EVCC] Kaiser Innovation Team – A Workshop on Design Thinking @ Paccar 393
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Kaiser Permanente Innovation Team will join us and walk us through how they use and implement the Design Thinking Process in their healthcare initiatives.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12ct-fYtb-uuuNtwQWdwWNEMPTDYlU2XlGvuAJQrf15s/edit?usp=sharing

Club Member Priority – Limit 40

Feb
27
Tue
[HCBA, Net Impact, Consulting] Camber Collective Speaker Event – Lessons from Developing Nations in Health @ Douglas Forum
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This event will be focused on what we can port from developed nations (and may bring in some aspects of what we can learn/bring from developing nations as well). We will explore what models, innovations and policy approaches can we import from developed and developing nations health systems to improve the US health system?

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1eTTto7O4XbXxPUxJFVBhbdwSHAIvp0vd8tW20Rely54/edit?usp=sharing

Feb
28
Wed
[GBA] Doing Business in Japan: Visiting Executives Talk @ Paccar 390
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Come and listen to visiting MBA executive students from Japan talk about the country, its economy, and the culture. Learn some interesting things about doing business in the country, the third-largest economy in the world by nominal GDP.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1WKfvlxY1wmzFdvibKrACT_kh8bd0Gu1iDbXlub4EkDc/edit?usp=sharing

[OSIC] Intro to Hiking and Snowshoeing in WA @ Paccar 294
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Join OSIC on 2/28 in PCR 294 at lunch time to learn about hiking and snowshoeing in Washington! Jonathan Ng (avid hiker) and Chris Merz (OSIC and outdoor enthusiast) will share their tips and tricks and favorite resources to plan a fun hike. Open to anyone interested and all skill levels! Perfect timing for spring break. Grab a friend and bring your own lunch and lots of questions. See you there!

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fz79uujaF5Tdx1ILW8AjXgs72gv6-4XOJxnMf1s5mzw/edit?usp=sharing

Introduction to Travel Hacking @ Paccar 392
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

I’ll be speaking about my experiences traveling with miles and points, which I’ve been blogging about since 2012. Concepts are similar to modeling and finance problems you might have discussed in class and could be especially valuable if you expect to travel for work after graduation.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1aI9ewBY-lZPUwcSvU78xNRcpHhOJAYlCYZIw8Dobv70/edit?usp=sharing

Mar
1
Thu
Full-time MBA Coffee Break @ Anthony's Forum
Mar 1 @ 10:15 am – 10:35 am
[WiB] Fairy Godmother or Evil Stepmother? Exploring Stereotypes of Women Leaders @ PACCAR 390
Mar 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Professor Lian Shao is best known for her work on international management but did you know that she also studies what happens when women take on roles that have traditionally been held by men? Lian will be joining us for a discussion forum where we will explore stereotypes about women leaders, why they matter, what harm they cause, and what we can do about them. Lunch will be serviced

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1xUsaYeZWswQjBfOsq0BK5CriM7zmpD9wLKLs0EW3Z5M/edit?usp=sharing

Annual International Reception @ Douglas Forum, Bank of America Exec Building
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We would like to invite you to the annual Foster MBA International Reception where Professors, Alumni and Employers with international backgrounds come together to help International MBA students  across all MBA programs make career connections.   During the course of the evening, we will have a panel comprised of industry leaders in Seattle, with international backgrounds, sharing their insights on how to kick start your career in the U.S.   Stay tuned for this year’s panelists.

 

Mar
2
Fri
[Tech] Visit to Apptio
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Visit to Apptio to learn more about the company culture, products and roles available to MBAs

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/a/uw.edu/spreadsheets/d/1eh2UvIJnW2LHXFmxsm7kD0ygx5S8sfnIQ3UzY9Nr8n8/edit?usp=sharing

Club Members Only – Limit 25

Mar
6
Tue
[GBA] Starbucks Tea Market and Supply Chain with Tea Tasting @ PACCAR 390
Mar 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Following last year’s GBA Starbucks Coffee Tasting event, Mattea Felischner from Starbucks will speak to us about the current state of Starbucks Tea, its supply chain, and conduct a tea tasting. Special guest is Starbucks’ Director of Tea and Botanical Sourcing! This is a unique opportunity to see how Starbucks manages its legendary supply chain from an executive level.

Free for GBA members, $5 for non members (Bahn Mi Lunch provided by GBA)

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1qLaqBG8cObrSkD3G2YiWc9yrOSqt_qVjVOVZpzVN4q4/edit#gid=726114907

Mar
7
Wed
[Leadership & Management] Lessons Learned from Student Leadership @ PACCAR 390
Mar 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

A panel of student leaders from the class of 2018 share the lessons they learned–and mistakes they made–while managing Foster’s MBAA, clubs, and various student activities during the 2017/2018 year.

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1uuitJxiiM8LVxri3yh_Zpqne6B2DoNNt3t3y91MQ93g/edit?usp=sharing

Evening MBA Career Success Workshops: Day in the Life: Data Analytics @ PCAR 394
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Interested in knowing about a career in data analytics? This session includes a panel of data analytics professionals from different fields. They will answer questions such as what kinds of projects they do, their backgrounds and experiences before joining their companies, tips for making a transition to data analytics, and more. Evening MBA Career Success Workshop – all MBAs are welcome. Please RSVP on Foster Jobs

Mar
29
Thu
[Level Up!] Interactive Entertainment Industry Mixer @ Big Fish Games @ Big Fish Games
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Everyone’s invited to Level Up!’s Annual Interactive Entertainment Industry Mixer!

Last year’s event featured guests from innovative companies and studios such as Amazon, EA/Popcap, Microsoft, Nintendo, Strange Loop Games, Unity, and our host, Big Fish Games.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with professionals in marketing, product management, strategy, business development, and more!

Food and drinks provided!

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1-sGoOwSD6zkNDI_7S5m8axdtoSpsRqO0Ul0xcXjphfQ/edit?usp=sharing