Laurie Rozakis

Professor, English/Humanities · Farmingdale State College

Dr. Laurie Rozakis has published more than 100 books internationally, and is a frequent guest on news and talk shows.

Writing Grammar and Style Teaching Publishing Libraries

Shana Poplack

Distinguished University Professor and Canada Research Chair (I) in Linguistics · University of Ottawa

Sociolinguist specializing in vernacular speech, with a focus on bilingual and minority contexts

Language Ideology Language Prescription African American Vernacular English French in Canada Language Contact

Kimberly Fenn

Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Sleep and Learning Lab · Michigan State University

An expert on the effect of sleep on learning and memory

Sleep Deprivation and Memory Sleep Deprivation Sleep Sleep and Human Performance Fitness and Memory

James Williams, PhD

Professor of Rhetoric and Linguistics · Soka University

Professor Williams examines education using Baudrillard's perspective on consumerism and simulacra

Clasical Rhetoric Psycholinguistics Assessment Neoliberalism Higher Education

Véronique Flambard-Weisbart

Professor and Chair of Modern Languages and Literatures - French · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Translation Studies French and Francophone Studies Film Studies Women Studies

Jose Sainz

Professor of Spanish · University of Mary Washington

Professor of Spanish, Center for International Education, Modern Languages and Literatures & Director, Center for International Education

Translation International Affairs Spanish Culture Philology Spanish History

Rebeca Acevedo

Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures - Spanish · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Spanish Education Romance Linguistics Spanish Linguistics USA Spanish Linguistics

Samuel Beckelhymer

Lecturer of Classics and Archaeology · Loyola Marymount University

Sam Beckelhymer is an expert on Latin language and literature, and how Latin literature adopted and adapted Greek modes of language.

Archaeology Ancient Rome Latin Classical & Near Eastern Myths Classics

Ryan Thornburg, M.A.

Associate Professor, UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media · UNC-Chapel Hill

Thornburg is an expert in data-driven reporting and media economics.

Digital Elections Engagement Local news Fake News

Karen Muldoon-Hules

Lecturer in Yoga Studies · Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Lecturer in Yoga Studies and Theological Studies

East Asian Buddhisms Religions in “Classical Period” South Asia Religion and gender Indian Buddhisms Religion in film and media

Philip La Duke

Safety Iconoclast & Culture Transformation Architect · ERM

One of the most informative, entertaining, and engaging speakers you're likely to ever find

Talent & Gamification Talent Management Cross generational training and management Planning Corporate Culture

John Connolly

Emeritus Professor of Theological Studies · Loyola Marymount University

John.Connelly@lmu.edu

Maya Clark

Program Director and Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders · Georgia Southern University

Maya Clark is an expert in language development and disorders in school-age children, literacy acquisition and development.

Social cognitive theory and clinical education Literacy acquisition and development Language development and disorders Cultural, linguistic and socio-economic factors in communication and cognition Service-Learning

Jordan Smith

Conductor · Symphony Number One

Conductor

Music Classical Music Opera

Darin L. Hammond

Entrepreneur | University Writing Professor| Web Developer | Professional Writer · ZipMinis Freelance Writing

Web Developer and Blogger at ZipMinis

Business Writing and Communication Resume Writing Professional Writing

Lyn Millner, M.F.A.

Expert in news literacy, journalism, writing and cults · Florida Gulf Coast University

Lyn Millner is an author whose specialties include Florida history and narrative journalism.

Editing Journalism History News Literacy Mobile Journalism Grammar

Philip Patston

Managing Director · Diversity New Zealand Ltd

Leading diversity, creating change

Strategy Diversity Leadership Social Change Executive Mentoring

Bartosz Krawczyk, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor · VCU College of Engineering

Dr. Krawczyk's areas of research are machine learning, data stream mining, and big data.

Machine learning: ensembles, imbalanced data, one-class classification, kernel methods. Data stream mining: concept drift, active learning, online classification and regression. Big data: mining massive datasets, efficient and scalable learning algorithms

Alberto Cano, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor · VCU College of Engineering

Dr. Cano specializes in machine learning, data mining, classification, big data, and high-performance computing.

High Performance Computing Machine Learning Data Mining Big Data Classification

Harold Mangum

President MTI - Cognitive Training Psychologist- Memory Architect · Memory Technologies Institute

Cognitive Memory Architect/Training Psychologist MTI - "America's Memory Guru"

Memory Improvement Mindful Based Stress Reduction Communication - Speeches and Presentations