Avak Kahvejian

Partner, VentureLabs · Flagship Pioneering

Avak Kahvejian is an expert in conceiving and launching internally generated platform companies and leveraging new biological mechanisms.

Biotechnologies Design Biology Technology Biological Mechanisms

Jessica Millward

Associate Professor of History and African American Studies · UC Irvine

Her research focuses on comparative slavery and emancipation, African American history, gender and the law.

African American History Humanities U.S. History

Johan Walden

Professor of Finance | Mitsubishi Bank Chair in International Business and Finance | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Heavy-tailed risks Insurance Networks and capital markets Asset Pricing

Michael Fabiano

Vice President, Revenue-Local Media · THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

An established leader in the media industry with an extensive understanding of digital, broadcast and print.

Publishing Financial Planning Business & Strategic Planning Negotiating Agreements Business Process Engineering

Ari Harow

CEO and Founder · Sheyaan Consulting

Founder and CEO of Sheyaan Consulting, a private sector political strategy consulting firm.

Strategic & Business Planning Politics & Government Public Service

Katherine Mattes

Deputy Director, Tulane Law School Criminal Clinic · Tulane University

Professor Mattes specializes in criminal litigation at all levels of practice.

Post-Conviction Procedure Appellate Law Criminal Law Trial Practice Appellate Courts

Frank R. Lin, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor · Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Lin’s epidemiologic research established the impact of hearing loss on the risk of cognitive decline, dementia & brain aging in elderly

Hearing Aids Cognitive Decline Epidemiology Aging Hearing Loss

Letty Cottin Pogrebin

Founding Editor and Writer · Ms. Magazine

Writer, lecturer, social justice activist, and the author of ten books—nine non-fiction works and one novel.

Illness Friendship Cancer Aging Jewish Interest

Marti Spiegelman

Founder & President, Awakening Value™ · Technologies of Consciousness

Marti Spiegelman a leadership advisor, executive mentor, and business consultant

Conscious Business Consciousness Executive Coaching Organizational Intelligence Corporate Culture

Paul Bradshaw

Course Leader (MA Multiplatform and Mobile Journalism) · Birmingham City University

In addition to teaching and writing, Paul acts as a consultant and trainer to a number of organisations on social media and data journalism.

Surveillance, Security and Privacy Online Data Journalism Journalism Trends Online Journalism Social Media

Hiba Baroud

Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering · Vanderbilt University

Expert in risk, reliability and resilience of critical infrastructure against climate change and natural disasters, particularly flooding.

Climate Change Flood Mitigation Natural Disasters Resilience modeling Interdependent Systems Data Analytics

Veera Asher

Senior Lecturer and Applied Instructor of Music (Voice) · Loyola Marymount University

Applied Instructor of Music (Voice)

Bruce Norris

President · The Norris Group

Author, Hard Money & Real Estate Investor

Real Estate Investor Hard Money Trust Deed Investments

Renée L. Harrangue

Emeritus Professor of Psychology · Loyola Marymount University

Renée Harrangue is Emeritus Director of the Marymount Center at LMU.

Stephen Rispoli, J.D.

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Pro Bono Programs · Baylor University

Stephen Rispoli focuses on student relations, pro bono programs and access to justice issues

Access to Justice Community Outreach Orientation Pro Bono Student Affairs

Khevin Barnes

Corporate Keynote Motivational Speaker · Disney Speaker and Imagination Expert Khevin Barnes

Breast Cancer Speaker : Khevin Barnes

Devon Harris

Speaker · Devon Harris & Associates

Original Jamaican bobsledder who teaches people to Keep On Pushing in order to live their best life.

Teamwork Diversity Overcoming Obstacles Pursiung the Dream

Mark Seldis

Lecturer of Theatre Arts, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Theatre Arts

Eric Corey Freed

Founding Principal · OrganicARCHITECT

Green architect, author and visionary

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ESG Investment Strategies Green Buildings Green Architect Carbon