Oracle Sponsors Society of Women Engineers' 2006 Scholarships Fourteen young women came a step closer to achieving their career goals when they were each awarded scholarships from the Society of Women Engineers (Golden Gate Section) at its annual banquet on May 11, 2006 at the U.C. Berkley Faculty Club in Berkeley, California. Sixty people attended the awards dinner, which honored the women for their commitment and dedication. Oracle was one of the corporate sponsors of both the event and the scholarships.
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE), founded in 1950, is a not-for-profit educational and service organization. SWE is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women.
PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS WOMEN OF CALIFORNIA
Oracle Sponsors Professional Business Women of California's 2006 Bay Area Conference The 17th Annual Bay Area Professional BusinessWomen of California (PBWC) Conference was held on May 2, 2006 at San Francisco's Moscone Center. Oracle has been sponsoring the Conference in both the Bay Area and Sacramento since 2000. The PBWC is an organization designed specifically to meet the leadership, skill, and networking needs of professional businesswomen throughout their careers and across industries. The annual conference is the PBWC's main forum for women leaders to mentor and role model, foster upward career mobility, and gain instant access to a large network of other professionals.