Deborah Kurrasch

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics · University of Calgary

Kurrasch’s research is focused on genetic programs that govern hypothalamic development using both mice and zebrafish as model organisms.

Molecular Biology Developmental Biology Pharmacology Neuroscience Genetics

Susan Olesik

Professor and Chair | Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry · The Ohio State University

Chemistry expert, revolutionizing our understanding of chromatography

Food Security Nanostructured-Based Materials for Separation Science Application Ordered Carbon Materials Enhanced-Fluidity Liquid Chromatography - EFLC Nanofibrous Substrates for Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry

Sherif Abdelwahed, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering · VCU College of Engineering

Dr. Abdelwahed is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Model-integrated Computing Model based Design and Analysis of Cyber-phyiscal Systems Autonomic Computing Formal Verification System Diagnosis and Fault Analysis

Tom Rand

Managing Director at MaRS Cleantech Fund I, L.P. · MaRS Cleantech

Experienced, bare-knucked approach to cleantech, finance, policy, climate science and associated global economic opportunities and risks.

Carbon and Climate Science: Industrial Endgame? Cleantech Climate Change Clean Energy Economics

Robin Cox

Research Director and Professor · ResilienceByDesign Research Lab and Royal Roads University

Robin Cox's expertise includes the psychosocial dimensions of disasters, disaster resilience, and traumatic stress and coping.

Resilience Higher Education Community Resilience Disaster Psychosocial Response Stress and Coping

Arsalan Mirjafari, Ph.D.

Expert in materials chemistry · Florida Gulf Coast University

Arsalan Mirjafari develops materials to solve major societal challenges, such as resources, health and energy.

Material Characterization Materials Chemistry Organic Chemistry Ionic Liquids

Albert Gasser

Lecturer in Recording Arts · Loyola Marymount University

School of Film and Television

Sound editing: DIA FX Foley ADR Pro Tools Documentary Film Production

Vivian Gaspar

Keynote Speaker / Author · Carpe 28, LLC

Clarity through Education on Mortgage Modification & Foreclosure Process

James Gasteen

CEO and co-founder · Precursive

Staffing/resource management expert - CEO and co-founder, Precursive

Resource Management Human Resources Project Management

Hovik Gasparyan

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology · Loyola Marymount University

Seaver College of Science and Engineering

Biology Research

Nanon de Gaspé Beaubien-Mattrick

President and Founder · Beehive Holdings

President and Founder of Beehive Holdings

Stephane Gaskin PhD, ACC, PPCC

Coaching, Speaking and Workshops · CoachingSG

Professor: Dawson College and Concordia University; Personal, Professional Coaching.

Research Teaching Public Speaking Life Coach

Ken Lingad

CEO · The 1680 Group, LLC

Global Brands Strategist / Management Consultant to Native American Tribes and Enterprises, Entertainment, Oil and Gas, BioPharma, and More

Native American Tribal Enterprises and Gaming Private Business Development Management Consulting Small Business Issues Social Media

James Higdon

Associate Professor · Georgia Southern University

Professor Higdon uses optical, infrared, and radio telescopes to study galaxies both in the relatively local and very distant universe

Galaxies Radio Astronomy Telescopes Infrared Imaging Physics and Astronomy

Nicole Crowder

Associate Professor · University of Mary Washington

Nicole Crowder's research focuses on reducing carbon dioxide gases.

Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry

Dave Guerra

Author of Superperformance and Highly Requested Motivational Speaker for Corporate Groups · Corpus Optima

Evangelist for Superperforming Organizations and People

High Performance Seabiscuit

Shawn (Sheng-Chieh) Chen

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering · VCU School of Engineering

Shawn's research interests include airborne and liquid-borne nanoparticle filtration, NanoEHS, and indoor and urban air pollution control.

CFD simulation Indoor Air Quality Aerosol sampling and instrumentation Air pollution control Nanofiltration and ultrafiltration

Manoj Khanna

Global Head, Agile Center of Excellence (COE) · Mphasis

Agile Coach & Consultant

Agile Scrum Kanban

Rosemary Coates

President · Blue Silk Consulting

Reshoring: It's Time to Bring Manufacturing Back from China

Reshoring: How and Why to Bring Manufacturing Back to the Us Building High Performance Teams High Performance Field Service The Art and Science of Business Negotaitions Expert Witnessing

Zak Barron

Area Director – Central United States (CO, WY, UT, MT) · Constant Contact, Inc.

Educational Marketing Expert - CO, UT, WY, MT, NM

Email Marketing Engagement Marketing Event Marketing Marketing for Nonprofits Social Media Marketing