Supportive leadership and mentors are critical to helping aspiring women leaders gain the perspective and connections they need to take on larger roles and advance their careers. The IT executives sponsoring this program are:
Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer
Vice Chancellor of Information, Technology and Data
Their commitment and funding enables all of UCI's women in technology to participate in this complimentary program.
April 4, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm PST
On Campus Orientation Networking Session
April 5, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Women in Leadership - The Foundation
April 12, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Own Your Career
April 19, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
High Quality Decision Making
April 26, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Negotiation Strategies for Women
May 3, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Building a Powerful Presence
May 10, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Putting it all into Practice
On Campus Program Session & Graduation
"If we don't have women in the tech space, we won't even be asking ourselves some of the right questions." – Melinda Gates
Proudly presented by UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business in partnership with UCI’s Office of Information Technology, UCI’s LEAP (Leadership, Equality, Allies, Presence) program is preparing women to find their voice and not just take a seat at the leadership table, but to leverage their unique skills to create and shape these tables.
The Paul Merage School of Business has a long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion and is the number one business school in the world for percentage of female faculty (Financial Times MBA, 2019). From this perspective, the Leadership Development Institute presents this unique program for Women in Leadership.
This program is not intended to be a substitute for mixed gender leadership development programs, but a leadership identity builder and support network for women.
This interactive program covers major topics including: