Menlo Connect Day

Brought to you by the SBA Advisory Board and sponsored by a generous gift from Sodexo & Affiliates

November 10, 2014

MENLO CONNECT DAY, formerly SBA Day, is a major annual event on the Menlo Campus. The program originated back in the 1970s as a means for Menlo students to interact with alumni and business community leaders. This year’s program, with keynote speaker Ronnie Lott, Silicon Valley investor, philanthropist and NFL Hall of Fame 49er cornerback and safety, will take place on Monday, November 10, 2014.

The goals of Menlo Connect Day are:

  • To bring business, Silicon Valley leaders and Menlo College students and faculty together for friendly, informal discussion and an interchange of ideas
  • To re-acquaint the business community with the objectives Menlo College and to expose them to some of the “best and brightest” Menlo College students.
  • To expose students to expert, experienced opinions on current trends in business, Silicon Valley and managerial policies and techniques
  • To increase understanding of the responsibility and the role of business in the community
Morning
8:15am Registration Dining Hall
8:45am Breakfast:
Networking with Alum and Faculty Table Hosts
Dining Hall
9:45am Senior Class Panel- “The Menlo Experience” Dining Hall
11:00am MGT101 Business Plan Finals Competition FloMo Aud
Noon
12:30pm Lunch with Keynote Speaker, Ronnie Lott Dining Hall
Afternoon
1:45pm Alumni Panel – “Entering the “Real World” Dining Hall
3:00pm Senior Capstone “Entrepreneurship”
Business Plan Presentations
FloMo Aud
Evening
4:15pm Business Casual Cocktail Reception Dining Hall/Patio