Allan Colman

CEO and Managing Director · The Closers Group

Mentor/Tormentor specializing in marketing business development strategies and improving long-term client engagement

Market Strategy Assessment Basic Tactics for Business Development Own the Closing Zone

Giacomo Negro

Professor of Organization & Management · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Organization Theory Cultural and Creative Industries Economic Sociology

Herman Berliner

Professor of Economics · Hofstra University

Dr. Berliner is focused on increasing and promoting global business programs, student entrepreneurship, and other experiential learning.

Economics Economics and Public Policy Finance Financial Policy Economics of Higher Education

Brendan D Saltaformaggio

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering · Georgia Tech - COE

Dr. Brendan Saltaformaggio's lab investigates advanced cyber crimes and the analysis and prevention of next-generation malware attacks.

Mobile/IoT Security Binary Analysis and Instrumentation Cyber Forensics Computer Systems Security Memory Forensics

Andrea Quaranta

Environmental risk and crisis manager · Natura Giuridica di Andrea Quaranta

Environmental risk manager, AD di Natura Giuridica, environmental risk and crisis management

Blogging Italian Environmental Services Waste Management Environmental Risk and Crisis Management

John Crawford

Professor of Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: crawforj@uchastings.edu / 415-565-4675 / 386-200

Corporate and Securities Law Financial Regulation Property Law Regulation of Financial Institutions

Lizanne Jakobs

Business Coach, Sales & marketing consultant, publ · Ology Coaching

Confident, interactive speaker on business related topics incl how to increase sales, international trade and behavioural profiling

How to Grow Your Business How to Avoid the Pitfalls of International Trade

Patrice Rosenthal, PhD

Doctoral Faculty - School of Leadership Studies · Fielding Graduate University

Scholar-practitioner focused on organization behavior and change in nonprofit organizations

Gender Issues in Organizations Emotional Labor in Service Work The Client-Service Provider Interface Evaluation of Change Programs in Private and Nonprofit Organizations Customer Discourses in Public Sector Management

Alan S. Colegrove

President · Offset Collaboration, Incorporated

International Business Expert Story Teller

International Business Cross-Cultural Experience Mode International Business Development Defense/Aerospace

Christine M. Rosen

Associate Professor · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Expert on history of business leadership of anti-pollution movements and today’s struggles over how to transition to clean energy

Sustainable Product Design Business History and the Environment Green Chemistry Business History American Environmental History

Lorenzo Valdevit

Professor, Materials Science and Engineering and Director, Institute for Design and Manufacturing Innovation · UC Irvine

Lorenzo Valdevit’s research is in the general area of mechanics of materials and structures and additive manufacturing

3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing Architected Materials Advanced Manufacturing Materials Science Metamaterials

G. Michael Stathis

Professor of Political Science · Southern Utah University

Specializing in political science, international relations, and media portrayal of Islamic religion

Theories of International Relations Islamic State Fourth Gulf War International Conflict American Government

Elaine Hyshka

Assistant Professor, School of Public Health · University of Alberta

Professor Hyshka is a health services and policy researcher focused on reducing the health, social, and economic costs of substance misuse.

Harm Reduction Opioids Cannabis Drug Policy Substance misuse

Diane McQuaig

Innovation Keynote Speaker · McQuaig & Company

Are You Paid To Think? Recognize your thinking style, manage the voice of caution, defer judgment and generate brand new ideas on demand!

Six Thinking Hats Think Smarter Not Harder

Eric Seiber

Associate Professor I Health Services Management and Policy · The Ohio State University

Dr. Seiber’s research interests focus on health care financing for vulnerable populations.

Public Health Data Analysis Stroke Depression Health Care Financing for Vulnerable Populations

Ashok Iyer, Ph.D., PE

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

Professor Iyer's research interests include GPS applications and neural networks

GPS Applications Neural Networks Linear and Nonlinear Control Theory Robotics for Nuclear Waste Handling

Patrick Button

Assistant Professor · Tulane University

Patrick Button's research is focused on quantifying discrimination, primarily in labor markets.

LGBT Discrimination Film Tax Incentives Retirement Age Discrimination Hiring Discrimination

Oliver Thomas (Tom) Weihmayr

General Manager · Green Energy Dynamics Corporation

Experienced, candid and comfortable speaker that motivates and informs today's leaders

Mercury Contamination of Our Potable Water Sources International Conflict Resolution

Errol Soriano

Managing Director · Campbell Valuation Partners Limited

Dot Your I's And Cross Your T's: Call in the top talent to get to the bottom of your business valuation and financial loss analysis needs

Forensic Accounting Business Valuation Securities Litigation Shareholder Disputes Financial Analysis

T. William Lester, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning, College of Arts and Sciences · UNC at Chapel Hill

Lester is an expert on the impact of minimum wage and living wage policies on urban economic development.

Economic Development Labor Market Institutions Living Wage Policies Minimum Wage Policies Labor Economics