MJAA Mentorship Program

Become Tomorrow's Leaders Today

Overview

The MJAA Executive Mentorship Program develops business leadership skills by matching Asian professionals with executives at global corporations such as Apple, Cisco, Deloitte, Google, and more.

This transformative 7-month program provides 1 on 1 coaching, workshops, and seminars to develop key skills in business strategy, management, and communication.

Career Development

Learn effective communication and management strategies to take your career to the next level

Entrepreneurship

Develop your startup idea with guidance from successful entrepreneurs, angel investors, and venture capitalists

Peer Networking

Forge life long relationships with like-minded professionals and leaders from a variety of industries

2019 Program Schedule

The 2020 Program schedule will be posted once finalized.

October 2019

November 2019

11/09/2019 (Half-Day 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Workshop by Daniel Koh, VP of Supply Chain Procurement, Global Strategic Sourcing @ HPE (HP Enterprise)

11/19/2019 (6:30 pm - 8:30 pm) - RSVP Required

Fireside Chat with Wen Hsieh, VC @ KPCB (optional)

11/20/2019 (6:30 pm - 8:30 pm) - RSVP Required

Special Topic Dinner with Rebecca Liao, VP of  Controller @ JP Morgan Chase, WePay (optional)

December 2019

12/06/2019  (6:40 pm - 9:00 pm) - RSVP Required

Special Topic Dinner with Carol Carpenter, SVP of Product Marketing @ Google Cloud (optional)

12/11/2019  (6:30 pm - 8:30 pm) - RSVP Required

Fireside Chat with Peter Chu and Celia House (optional)

12/14/2019  (Half-Day 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Workshop by Chris Yeh

January 2020

01/11/2020  (Full-Day, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm)

Workshop by Henry Wong, Managing Director of Garage Tech Ventures

Workshop by Julian Chu, Director of People Operations @ Google

Mentor Family Meeting

Happy Hour Networking

01/23/2020 (6:30 pm - 8:30 pm) - RSVP Required

Fireside Chat with Claudia Fan MunceVenture Advisor @ NEA Ventures &

Carmen Chang, General Partners, Chairman and Head of Asia @ NEA Ventures (optional)

February 2020

02/15/2020  (Full-Day, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm)

Workshop by Robert Fan, President of Silicon Motion Inc. USA & Nana Tseng, VP of Sales @ ASE USA Inc.

Workshop by Caroline Lee 

Mentor Family Meeting

Happy Hour Networking

02/20/2020 (6:30 pm - 8:30 pm) - RSVP Required

Fireside Chat with Dr. Peter Hsieh, General Partner of Acorn Pacific Ventures (optional)

March 2020

03/14/2020  (Full-Day, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm)

Workshop by Theresa Lina Stevens

Workshop by Judy Chen Lee, Sr. Product Marketing Manager @ Nvidia and Fred Lee, Staff Hardware Engineer @ Verily LIfe Sciences

Mentor Family Meeting

Happy Hour Networking

April 2020

04/11/2020  (Morning, 10:30 am - 11:45 am)

MJAA Digital Forum Series #1

Panelists: Denise Peck, Former Executive @ Cisco

                  Faye Sahai, Partner at Mirai Global and Director at Vinaj Ventures

                  Robert Fan, President of Silicon Motion Inc. USA 

TBD

Half-Day 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

2019 Cohort Program Wrap Up Celebration

Disclaimer: Schedule is subjected to change during program planning

 
 

Mentors

We are honored to have these successful executives to share their knowledge. Their experiences are invaluable and can also address the appropriate strategies, mindsets and behaviors to break down any barriers that one may encounter from diversity and inclusion challenges, misaligned expectations or even subtle cultural differences influence in one’s career development.

Peter Chu

Denise Peck

Robert Fan

 

Learn more about the program at one of our open house info sessions.

For more Open House dates please visit our Eventbrite.

Virtual Open House

July 9th

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Meeting will be held over Zoom.

Please RSVP to receive the meeting link.

Virtual Open House

July 16th

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Meeting will be held over Zoom.

Please RSVP to receive the meeting link.

 

Application

The 2020-2021 Program Application is now open!

Admission to the program will be conducted on a rolling basis starting in June.

Please apply by September 1st, 2020

Virtual Open House

June 24th

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Meeting will be held over Zoom.

Please RSVP to receive the meeting link.

Virtual Open House

June 27th

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meeting will be held over Zoom.

Please RSVP to receive the meeting link.

 

Alumni Testimonials

"After about 1 year of learning with excellent mentors and mentees, I successfully moved from IC to a manager position."

"This mentorship program is such a unique experience.  I was able to interact with executive mentors I would never dreamed of talking to without the program."

"The last event during dinner, a conversation with my mentor, Ron, has really pushed me to rethink some professional goals."

Alumni Network

Gallery

2019 MJAA Mentorship Program Open House Meeting at Techmart, Santa Clara

Contact

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