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Closing Keynote Address: From Unlocked to Unleashed: Leadership in Your Life

When: Thursday, November 10th,
          9:30 am: Breakfast
          10:00 - 11:00 am: Keynote Address
Lila Ibrahim
Speaker: Lila Ibrahim

Description: You know the "Keys to Leadership", so now what? Lila Ibrahim, partner at VC firm KPCB and former Intel executive, will show you how to put these together in your life, as you make your path to leadership. During her keynote, Lila will focus on the transition points of our lives, and what the keys to leadership mean at each of them. She will offer insight into practical strategies for attendees to integrate leadership into our lives, and define our own measures of a successful career. The event will include a Questions and Answers session, and be preceded by breakfast. 

Lila Ibrahim is a Partner at leading venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers, working across the firm’s digital and greentech portfolios. She earned her BSEE from Purdue University in 1993, where she continues to guest lecture, and lives in Palo Alto, California with her husband and 18-month old twins. 

Prior to joining Kleiner Perkins in July 2010, Lila had a very diverse 18 year career with Intel Corporation. She served as Chief of Staff to Intel Chairman Craig Barrett, and most recently led the start-up business of Intel’s emerging market group, headquartered in China. Based on her business and community service leadership, Lila was named as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute. She has received national recognition from the Anita Borg Institute (Women of Vision 2010), VARBusiness (Top 50 Most Powerful Women in the Channel), and was featured on the cover of ForbesWoman for her role promoting women in technology. Over the past decade, she also established and sustained three computer labs at the orphanage in Lebanon, where her father was raised.