Imperfect Solutions for COVID, Global Logistics, Cybersecurity, and Virtual Events - 10.25.2020
Joshua Schiffer, Tim Denoyer, Marc Levinson, Robert Knake, Wendy Ferber, and Howard Givner.
Topic: Against Covid-19, Imperfect Measures Do the Most Good
Bio: Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Vaccine and Infections Disease at the University of Washington
Reading Assignment: New York Times article by Schiffer is here
Topic: What is Happening with Global Logistics: Rail, Trucking, and Shipping
Bio: Lead Analyst in ACT Research’s Transportation Group and primary author for the ACT Freight Forecast.
Bio: Author of the Box and Outside the Box
Reading Assignment: Outside the Box Chapters 14 and 20 (20 pages) is here
WSJ article in WSJ 10/24/20 is here
Question and Answer for Denoyer and Levinson
Bio: The Whitney Shepardson Senior Fellow at the Council of Foreign Relations. He served from 2011-2015 as director for cybersecurity policy at the National Security Council, responsible for the development of presidential policy on cybersecurity and vulnerability management.
Reading Assignment: The Fifth Domain: Defending our Country, our Companies, and Ourselves in the Age of Cyber Threats is here, read chapters 7 and 13 (34 pages).
Topic: Virtual Team Building Events
Bio: CEO of ConnectRcentral
Topic: Virtual Conventions: Pandemic Meetings and Event Design
Bio: Founder of Event Leadership Institute and former CEO of North America for Global Events Group
Question and Answer Session for Ferber and Givner