2012 Silicon Valley Conference

Thank you to everyone who made the 6th Annual Invent Your Future Conference a resounding success! The Bay Area’s premier educational event for businesswomen and entrepreneurs featured nationally-recognized keynote speakers, best-selling authors, thought leaders and business experts offering seminars, tools and techniques to accelerate your career.

March 22, 2012
Santa Clara Convention Center
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Featured Speakers

  Martha Beck

Our power-packed one-day program includes top experts and authors such as:

Reid Hoffman, Co-founder & Chairman, LinkedIn, co-author, The Startup of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself and Transform Your Career

Gina Rudan, author, Practical Genius: The Real Smarts You Need to Get Your Talents and Passions Working for You

Martha Beck, Ph.D., author, Finding Your Way in a Wild New World

Breakout Session Highlights

  • Building Value-Based Relationships: Mentors, Sponsors, and Champions
  • Speaking to the Big Dogs: How to Get Heard and Win Buy-In Anytime, Anywhere
  • Practical Genius: The Real Smarts You Need to Get Your Talents and Passions Working for You
  • The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
  • I Used to Have a Handle on Life But It Broke: Innovative Strategies for Connecting with What is Really Important
  • …and much more

Praise from Attendees

“After seeing the speaker panel (Hoffman & Beck) I convinced a friend and her colleagues to attend – now I am the hero for having been the catalyst for a cataclysmic day.”
– Pamela S.

“The IYF conference was invaluable to me as a young professional. I left feeling confident and well-equipped to guide my career and follow in the footsteps of the phenomenal women I met!”  – OB, Apple