Deirdre Breakenridge

CEO · Pure Performance Communications

Deirdre Breakenridge, Author & CEO of Pure Performance Communications

Public Relations Social Media

Mary Simoni

Dean, School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences & Professor, Arts · Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Works as a leading composer, author, teacher, pianist, and arts administrator

Sound Synthesis Interactive Electronics Music Education Music Theory Music Composition

Sung Won Sohn, Ph.D.

Professor of Finance and Economics, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Banking & Financial Services Economics Finance

James K. Ferri, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering · VCU College of Engineering

Dr. Ferri is a Professor in the Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering at VCU

Advanced Manufacturing Stability in disperse systems Interfacial Phenomena Process intensification

Chantal Bossé

Visual communications and presentation expert · CHABOS inc.

Visual communications & presentation expert - MS PPT MVP

Communications Planning Key Message Development Powerpoint Presentation Design & Development Presentation Coaching

Patrick Allmond

Chief Experience Manager · Focus Consulting Inc

Online marketing thought leader that can show any business how to be an internet rockstar

Online Marketing Social Media Mojo Lead Generation and Nurturing

Anand Rao

Professor of Communication · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Rao specializes in communication and social media issues.

Debate Social Media Public Speaking Communication

Michael Wirvin

Partner · Robinson & Cole

Michael Wirvin represents clients in transactions involving mergers, asset and stock acquisitions, and public offerings.

Cross-Border Transactions Initial Public Offerings Mergers &Acquisitions Clean Tech Private Equity

Cathy Kim Walker

Partner & Consumer Practice Leader · The Lancer Group

An expert on topics ranging from competitive talent acquisition to hiring trends in the industry.

Private Equity Recruiting Private Equity Search Executive Recruiting Operating Partners E-Commerce

Melanie Szulczewski

Associate Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Szulczewki's research focuses on soil science and environmental toxicology.

Earth and Environmental Studies Environmental Issues Climate Change Solar Cooking Soil Science

Barbara Yamamoto

Lecturer of Interdisciplinary Applied Programs, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Interdisciplinary Applied Programs

Trea Lachowicz, J.D., LL.M.

Part-Time Lecturer, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Entertainment Attorney at Paramount Pictures Corporation in the Motion Pictures Legal Group

Devon George

President · DMV Capital Corp

Speaker on Mobile Strategy and Mobile Startups

Entreprenuership Small Business Mobile

Tyler Langdon

Counsel, Global Legal Operations · McCain Foods Limited

An advocate for optimization and efficiency, this expert in global legal operations is sure to impress the most discerning audience.

Legal Lawyer Operations Innovation Alternative Billing Arrangements

Joshua Azran

Partner/Owner · Azran Financial APC

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) & Advisor to Entrepreneurs and Start-up Companies

Startups Entrepreneurship Business Valuation

Grant Borbridge, Q.C.

Executive VP, Investments & Chief Counsel · MEG Energy

International expert with vast experience in global private equity, venture capital investment, corporate governance and legal compliance

Competitive Analysis Company Restructuring Divestitures Financial Analysis Financial Modeling

Sarah Cross

Director · Uber UK Ltd

The UK's Leading Customer Loyalty and CRM Expert

Liette Vasseur

Professor and UNESCO Chair · Brock University

Working in Environmental sustainability, mainly sustainable agriculture and conservation

Plant biologist Pest management Ecosystem Management Ecosystem services Conservation Biology

William Padula, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical and Health Economics · USC School of Pharmacy

William Padula is an expert in health economics, cost-effectiveness analysis, health services research, and quality improvement.

Hospital Medicine Outcomes Research Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Health Economics Health Services Research

Kristin Bennett

Professor, Mathematical Sciences and Computer Science & Associate Director, Institute for Data Exploration and Application (IDEA) · Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Extracts information from data using novel predictive or descriptive mathematical models

Bioinformatics Data Visualization Machine Learning Data Mining Health Informatics