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Sapphire Celebration

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Join us at the Palo Alto Center's 45th anniversary event, Sapphire Celebration! The event is on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 7:00-10:00 p.m., at Microsoft, 1065 La Avenida Street, Mountain View. The event Emcee is Sid Espinosa, former Palo Alto Mayor and Director of Philanthropy and Civic Engagement at Microsoft.  


David Kelley is our keynote speaker. Kelley is recognized as one of the world's leaders in design and innovation. As the founder of both IDEO and the Stanford d.school, he has been responsible for many of the "firsts" in the Silicon Valley as well. Enjoy hearing Kelley in conversation with Lisa Van Dusen. 


At Sapphire Celebration we honor three people for their tremendous vision, commitment, and leadership:  

Carolyn Tucher

Jeannie Duisenberg

Signe Mayfield


To learn more about Carolyn, Jeannie, and Signe click here!

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For general questions, please contact info@paacf.org or call 650.617.3138

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