125th Anniversary Celebration – #FeministCapital Event

Join the San Jose Woman's Club as we celebrate our 125th Anniversary and the 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage. In honor of these celebrations, we are celebrating some of San Jose's history by revisiting our time as the #FeministCapital of the country. We hope you will join us and our stellar presenters as we discuss where we have been and where we are going as a valley.


6:00PM - Welcome - Former Editor of the Mercury News, Barbara Marshman - San Jose Feminist Capital Presentation
6:15PM - Fireside Chat with San Jose SPUR Director, Teresa Alvarado
6:45PM - Panel Discussion on "Women in Silicon Valley" with:

  • Santa Clara County Supervisor Susan Ellenberg
  • San Jose Councilmember Maya Esparza
  • VTA General Counsel, Evelynn Tran
  • San Jose Chief Librarian, Jill Bourne
  • Kaiser Senior Vice President, Irene Chavez

7:40PM - Keynote Speaker - "The Future of Women in Silicon Valley" - President and CEO of SPUR, Alicia John-Baptiste
8:15PM - Event Ends

Date and Time

Thu, September 12, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:15 PM PDT


San Jose Woman's Club
75 South 11th Street
San Jose, CA 95112