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CBE Summit
2020 TIMELINE

February 21, 2020, SF Hyatt Regency
A 2 Day Summit With Dynamic Speakers Across Sectors

CBE Summit ‘20:
Elevating Our Voices, Amplifying Our Impact

The CBE Summit brings together Black professionals across a variety of industries for a unique, well-rounded educational and networking experience. It is the one-stop-shop of Black Excellence. Covering five professional tracks, the CBE Summit features vibrant keynotes and panels with Fortune 500 executives and board members, government officials, leading activists, health professionals, and entrepreneurs.

Attendees can participate in the Career Fair where sponsoring companies are eager to recruit and retain top talent. They can also participate in CBE Connect, the Summit’s focus on business development, which hosts a Pitch Competition with cash prizes for winners, Legal Pitch Day where in-house counsel are provided an opportunity to be matched with Black attorneys to explore hiring opportunities, and Supplier Diversity Fair where local Black businesses are promoted and corporations have the opportunity to meet their supplier diversity goals.

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 20, 2020

Time
2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Legal Pitch Day
Supplier Diversity Fair
Pitch Competition
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Battery Networking Reception

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2020

Time
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Registration
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Keynote Session
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Networking Break
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Breakouts: Three Sessions
Breakouts: Three Sessions
Breakouts: Three Sessions
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Lunch
Career Fair
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
Breakouts: Three Sessions
Breakouts: Three Sessions
Breakouts: Three Sessions
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Breakouts: Three Sessions
Breakouts: Three Sessions
Breakouts: Three Sessions
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Keynote & Announce Pitch Competition Winner
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Networking Reception

Summit topics

Break out 1
Break out 2
Break out 3
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Keynote Session
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Breaking The Code: Optimizing the social media secrets for success
Building Your Established Brand: Unleashing your purpose and driving your career to the next level.
Investing in You: Smart money strategies to create generational wealth
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
Black Burnout: Incorporating Acts of Wellness in the Workplace
Quality vs. Quota: Recruiting and Retaining a Diverse Workplace
Tech Trends to Watch In 2020: Where You Work and Play
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Finding Our Voice: Is there a Black Political Agenda?
Buying Back the Bay: Laying the Foundation to Buy or Invest in the Bay Area
Sponsored Panel Topic
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Keynote Session