Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UC Berkeley

Francesco Borrelli received the ‘Laurea’ degree in computer science engineering in 1998 from the University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy. In 2002 he received the PhD from the Automatic Control Laboratory at ETH-Zurich, Switzerland. He is currently a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of California at Berkeley, USA, and is […]


Manager, Sustainable Performance and Well-being Learning, Google

Ruchika has spent her last 10 years at Google focusing on People Programs and Development. In her current role, she and her team equip & empower Googlers to live fully and perform sustainably through learning opportunities i.e. Search Inside Yourself, a Mindfulness-based Emotional Intelligence program; gPause, a cultural catalyst for mindful living; gCalm, an in-the-moment stress management platform; etc. Through […]


Sajel Bellon presently serves as a faculty member at Wilfrid Laurier University & Seneca College in Ontario, Canada. At Wilfrid Laurier University, Sajel created Canada’s first Positive Psychology Certificate program for the Centre for Public Safety and Well-Being, promoting well-being to the front-line community and emergency service sectors. She has served on the Board of Directors […]


Director of Executive Programs, Sutardja Center, UC Berkeley

I have held numerous positions in one of the premier technology companies of Silicon Valley, Hewlett-Packard during the pre- and post-dot-com boom. Have worked on technology partnerships and furthering the adoption of new technology with leading OEMs. In various technology marketing and management positions, held over 11 years, I have set and managed to marketing […]


Managing Director Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, UC Berkeley

Ken Singer is a serial entrepreneur, technology executive, university lecturer, and director/advisor to numerous startups in the US and Europe. A 15-year veteran of the mobile industry (enterprise software and digital advertising), he has founded or co-founded five companies in the mobility space. Ken’s experience spans all forms of mobile technology from mobile video advertising to […]


Executive Director, Berkeley-Haas Center for Responsible Business, UC Berkeley

Robert Strand is the Executive Director at the Center for Responsible Business at Haas, UC Berkeley, as well as an Associate Professor at his alma mater, Copenhagen Business School, where he teaches corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability with application to leadership and strategic management. In his research, Robert explores corporate responsibility and CSR organization […]


Director of Capstone Experience, UC Berkeley Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership

Wayne Delker is responsible for the overall M.Eng. capstone experience. He recently retired after 15 years at Clorox as Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Vice President of R&D. Prior to that he worked with GE in several R&D and Engineering roles, culminating as General Manager and Director of R&D for the GE Silicones business. Wayne’s experience in […]


Vice President & Head of Common Solutions Group Applied Materials

Mr. Nir Merry serves as Vice President of Engineering at Applied Materials, Inc., a global leader in materials engineering solutions for semiconductor, flat panel display and solar PV Industries. He is responsible for System Engineering and Program Management, Robotics Engineering (vacuum and atmospheric), Global Development in Bangalore India and much more.  Mr. Merry serves as a Member […]