What is ELC?

The Enterprise Leadership Conference (ELC) is designed to help develop leadership and presentation skills of 96 industrious high school juniors from throughout Silicon Valley. It is an innovative, informative and interactive experience that provides a strong foundation for college business courses. In this comprehensive introduction to developing a business plan, students are challenged to be visionary, creative, analytical, and competitive as they devise viable business opportunities in a team environment.

Who Pays for the Conference?

  • The Rotary Clubs of San Jose, Los Gatos and Los Gatos Morning and our ELC Strategic Sponsors pay for all expenses.
  • There are no charges or fees for any of the ELC participants.
  • Rotary will shuttle the participants from San Jose to Asiliomar on Wednesday and back on Friday free of cost.

Which Schools May Participate?

There are several ELC programs in the Bay Area, but this program managed by The Rotary Clubs of San Jose, Los Gatos and Los Gatos Morning accept students only from the following schools: