Dr. Sytse Zuidema

Professor of Elderly Care Medicine and Dementia · University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)

Prof Sytse Zuidema is Professor of Elderly Care Medicine and Dementia at University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)

Geriatric Medicine Dementia Long-term Care and Community Frailty

Eric Schmidt, RGD

Digital Creative Manager · Firmex

Digital Creative Manager at Firmex

Design Marketing Advertising Creative Problem Solving

Jean Philippe Bouchard

Vice-President, Future of Work and Mobility Research · International Data Corporation (IDC)

Leads the Future of Work & Mobility research group at IDC Canada

Canadian AR/VR Market Tablets Mobile Phones Wearables Forecasting & Modeling

Mr. Racette

Brand Consultant · Racette Strategy Group

Marketing | Psychology

Stakeholder Insights Media Planning / Budgeting

Zak Normandin

Founder / CEO · Little Duck Organics

Founder / CEO @ Little Duck Organics

Consumer Product Design Food Packaging Brand Development

Lukasz Kurgan, Ph.D.

Robert J. Mattauch Endowed Professor and Vice Chair of Computer Science · VCU College of Engineering

Data scientist specializing in high-throughput structural bioinformatics of proteins & small RNAs.

Structural Bioinformatics Intrinsically Disordered Proteins Protein-ligand(drug) interactions Computer-aided molecular modeling Big Data Analysis

Guido Mueller

Professor · University of Florida

Guido Mueller’s research interests include quantum optics and detectors for axions and axion-like particles.

Gravitational Waves LIGO Astrophysics

Shane Acker

Assistant Professor of Animation · Loyola Marymount University

School of Film and Television

Animation Feature Films Short Films Visual Effects Storyboarding

Tony Ulwick

Founder & CEO · Strategyn

Tony is the pioneer of Jobs-to-be-Done Theory and the inventor of Outcome-Driven Innovation® (ODI).

Outcome-Driven Innovation Marketing Strategy Innovation Management Strategy Innovation Consulting

Candace Keller

Associate Professor of African Art and Visual Culture · Michigan State University

Candace M. Keller is an expert in African art and West African photography

West African Photography African Arts

Karl Schuhmacher

Assistant Professor of Accounting · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Management Accounting Costing Performance Measurement Incentive contracting

Bryan W. Brooks, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, Environmental Science and Biomedical Studies; Director of Environmental Health Science · Baylor University

Dr. Brooks examines water quality, environmental health & contaminants, and sustainability issues, particularly in rapidly urbanizing areas.

Fisheries and Aquaculture Freshwater Sciences Environmental Science Biomedical Science Environmental Health

Samir Naimi

Adjunct Professor · Loyola Marymount University

College of Communication and Fine Arts

Adobe Suite User Experience Moblie Design Marketing Illustration

Nobuya Sato

Founder & CEO · Secret Lab, Inc.

Experience Designer and Mobile Design Strategist

User Experience Android Design Mobile Design

Stefan Aronsen

Graphic Designer specializing in Social Media · SF Intercom

Utilizing social media and graphic design to help brands become more viable.

Graphic Design Social Media Licensing Publishing Advertising

Constance Steinkuehler

Professor of Informatics · UC Irvine

Constance Steinkuehler researches the cognitive and social aspects of multiplayer online videogames and esports.

Teenage Boys and Gameplay eSports Computer Gaming Multiplayer Online Videogames Parenting and Videogames

Ulrike Malmendier

Professor | Edward J. and Mollie Arnold Professor of Finance · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Leading expert on behavioral science, behavioral finance, and corporate finance.

Behavioral Finance Behavioral Economics Corporate Finance Law and Finance Contract Theory

Majid Iqbal

founder · design#code LLC

Expert on design and innovation in services

Creative Problem Solving Design Thinking Service Design

Leisha DeHart-Davis, Ph.D.

Professor of Public Administration Government · UNC-Chapel Hill

Leisha DeHart-Davis is a professor in the Master of Public Administration Program in the School of Government at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Employee Voice Emotional Labor Organizational Development Employee Morale Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

Sara Cannon

Partner / Creative Director · Range

Web Designer and Developer Specializing in WordPress

Wordpress Web Design Typography