Join us for a conversation with a Gaucho venture capitalist and two Gaucho-founded companies that he helped to fund.
Hear about innovative advances in the CBD and cannabinoid science arena. Christopher will share his journey from co-founding The Honest Company to now working at the intersection of beauty, wellness, and healthcare.
Christopher Gavigan '97 - Founder/CEO, PRIMA and Co-Founder, The Honest Company
Meet UCSB alumni working in the tech industry, as they share their professional journeys and offer insights into where the field is going and the challenges that lie ahead.
Join Gaucho alums as they share their professional journeys and offer insights into their experiences of starting a technology company.
Join Gaucho alums as they share their professional journeys and offer insights into their experiences of starting a biotechnology company.
Bradley Patt PhD '93
Chairman/CEO, TheraCEll, Inc.; Founder/CEO, DermOQ, Inc., Co-Founder/Chairman, HyVIDA Brands, Inc.
Brenton Taylor '03
Executive Vice President of Engineering, Inogen
Todd DeSantis '92
Co-Founder/VP of Informatics, Second Genome
Dr. Beth Pruitt
Moderator, Director, UCSB Center for BioEngineering and ME/BSME/MCDB Professor
Is grad school right for you? What program should you consider? How do you get started? Join this session and discuss taking the next leap in your academic/professional career.
Fernando Pena '10 - Director of Admissions and Recruitment, San Francisco State University
Not sure what to do when the tenure track is not right for you? Join us for a lively discussion as a panel of doctoral alumni share their paths beyond the academic ladder.
Anna Sandoval Giron MA '99, PhD '05
Research Sociologist, US Census Bureau
Arturo Gonzalez, PhD '97
Director and Global Head of Policy Advocacy & Research, Facebook
Sarah Kriz MA '03, PhD '06
Lead Cognitive Psychologist, MITRE Corporation
Chris Martin, PhD '99
Co-Director of Science, Kavli Foundation
Brooke will be sharing recruiter tips and tricks for your next job search. From how and where to apply for jobs, to how best to build your resume and prepare for interviews, this session for young professionals will help you position yourself for your next role.
Brooke Salyer '11 - Agency Partnerships Lead, Snap Inc.
In partnership with the UC Alumni Career Network, Markell joins a panel of UC alumni to discuss preparing for a career change, identifying opportunities and leveraging your strengths to successfully pivot to a new industry or field.
Markell Morris '93 - Owner, Futures in Motion, Inc.