Public Board Dinner – Unlocking Silicon Valley’s Engineering Culture to Increase Productivity and Innovation

Date: Monday, September 09, 2019
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Location: Il Fornaio
520 Cowper Street
(at the Garden Court Hotel)
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Are you a current public company board member, have served as a public company director in the past and are actively seeking a new position, or a board member of a company anticipating an IPO and wish to be part of this event?


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The engineering culture of Silicon Valley has been a hot topic of late, highlighting that how we do our work is just as important as what we build in Silicon Valley. Sibley will deconstruct that culture and highlight some concrete next steps for how management can initiate meaningful change that improves well-being, productivity and innovation.


Our Distinguished Speaker


Sibley Bacon

Sr. Manager, Engineering

Sibley Bacon joined Google in 2012 as a Sr. Engineering Manager in Data Privacy and Security. In 2014 she was a Great Manager Award recipient. In 2017 she transitioned to focus on developing and delivering training on Execution Effectiveness. Prior to joining Google, Sibley worked in engineering at several companies including PeopleSoft, Workday and Lookout Mobile Security. Her expertise is in building highly productive, happy engineering organizations.


Hosts for our ACG Silicon Valley Public Board Circle Dinners

Nick O’Keefe – Partner, Arnold & Porter
Diane Frankle – Retired Partner, Arnold & Porter
Garrett Herbert – Managing Partner, Deloitte
Gunjeet Baweja – Managing Director, Global Head of Semiconductors & Electronics, Jefferies Technology Group