Women’s Conference Opportunity

The Mt. San Jacinto College Diversity Committee is sponsoring an event that will enable those attending to view a LIVE women’s conference on October 22, 2008 from 8am to 4pm, in the board room (200) on the San Jacinto campus.  It is open to the staff, students and community.  Any one unable to attend in person can link into the conference via http://www.californiawomen.org/the-womens’conference/

Details from the website are as follows:

3CTV is proud to air The Women's Conference LIVE from the Long Beach Convention Center Wednesday, October 22. This is a unique opportunity for students, faculty, staff and administrators of the California Community College system to hear interesting and compelling speakers on a variety of topics. This conference is sold out, but tickets aren't necessary for access to some of the top speakers and great minds of our time including, Condoleezza Rice, Bono, Warren Buffet, Jennifer Lopez, Bonnie Raitt and Governor Schwarzenegger.

Hosted by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver, The Women's Conference is the nation's premier forum for women where the world's greatest hearts and minds gather every year to unite thousands of diverse woman with a shared conversation and a common purpose - to empower, inspire and educate women everywhere be Architects of Change in their own lives, in their communities, and around the world.

For more information, visit: www.californiawomen.org.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
Schedule Subject to Change

8:00 - 10:00AM PDT

  • Jennifer Lopez, Actress, Singer, Entrepreneur & Mother
  • Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Warren Buffett, Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
  • Chris Matthews, Host of Hardball, MSNBC & The Chris Matthews Show, NBC
  • Christiane Amanpour, CNN Chief International Correspondent

10:30 - 11:30AM PDT
"It's Your Voice: How You Can Use It To Change The World"

  • Christiane Amanpour CNN Chief International Correspondent
  • Madeleine Korbel Albright, Former United States Secretary of State
  • Cecilia Maria Atias CEO, The Experience Corp (USA)
  • Cherie Blair, Human Rights Advocate & Wife of former Prime Minister Tony Blair
  • Cerue Konah Garlo, Executive Director, Women NGOs Secretariat of Liberia (WONGOSOL)

 12:30 - 2:30PM PDT

  • Sister Joan Chittister, OSB & Author
  • First Lady Maria Shriver
  • Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice
  • Indra Nooyi, Chairman & CEO, PepsiCo
  • Campbell Brown, CNN Anchor, Campbell Brown: Election Center

 3:00 - 4:00PM PDT
"Life's Biggest Hurdles: How to Overcome the Unimaginable"

  • Lynn Sherr, Author, Outside the Box: A Memoir
  • David Sheff, Author, Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey through His Son's Addiction
  • Mary Tillman, Author, Boots On the Ground by Dusk: My Tribute to Pat Tillman

For more information on this event please contact Faith Nobles at 951-487-3156 or fnobles@msjc.edu