Information Technology Advisory Board

Evans ITAB Networking Trip

Silicon Valley
January 11 - 16, 2015

Trip Dates

January 11 - 16, 2015


Trip HQ

The Four Seasons Hotel
East Palo Alto, CA


Important Dates

October 2014 Application Open
Click here to apply.
Friday, October 10, 2014 “A CMC Blueprint for Success in the Silicon Valley”
presented by Daniel Freeman ‘96
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Roberts North 15
RSVP
A brief introduction regarding the Trip will be given.
Friday, October 17, 2014 Application Deadline
Friday, October 31, 2014 Notification Letters Sent
Monday, November 3, 2014 Final Decision Due from Accepted Applicants by 9:00 a.m.


Prospective Corporate Hosts

Atlassian; Box; Edmodo; Equinix; Fuze; Google; Intuit; Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.; Microsoft; Scripted; Sumo Logic; Twilio


Transporation

Students accepted to the program are expected to provide their own transportation to and from the Trip headquarters hotel in Silicon Valley. There is no allowance or reimbursement of travel expenses getting to the hotel or returning to campus after the Trip concludes. Once in Silicon Valley, and the Trip begins, transportation to all scheduled events will be via chartered coach. Students may not drive themselves, or other students, to any of the scheduled events.


Hotel Accommodations

Hotel rooms will be provided by ITAB. Students will share a hotel room at the Trip headquarters hotel. The rooms have two beds and may be located throughout the hotel. Use of the hotel amenities are encouraged, remembering that all participants of the Trip are ambassadors of CMC and should behave accordingly.


Meals

Meals associated with formal Trip events will be provided by ITAB for all participants from Sunday evening through Friday afternoon the week of the Trip. Any meals not part of the Trip are the responsibility of each student.


Dress Code

Students are expected to wear business attire to all scheduled events. For men, this would be a suit and tie; for women a suit with appropriate blouse.


Attendance

Students who commit to the Trip must attend all functions – late arrivals and/or early departures to any SVNT event will not be permitted.


Proposed Schedule

Sunday, January 11, 2015
Welcome Dinner

Monday, January 12, 2015
Corporate Visits
Dinner with ITAB Alumni in Technology

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Corporate Visits
Panel Discussion and Dinner

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Corporate Visits
Special Invitation: Dinner with a CMC Parent

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Corporate Visits
Reception with CMC Alumni Association

Friday, January 16, 2015
Corporate Visits
Farewell Reception