Ann-Marie Adams loves words, written and spoken. She has framed a lifetime of work around public engagement via employment in public relations and advocacy. Her academic career in higher education seeks out to address the impact that evolving platforms of discourse have on people, media, and the communication professions. About Ann-Marie Ms. Adams views literacy
How do we create environments that encourages and inspires entrepreneurs and the spirit of entrepreneurship? How do we build these ecosystems to challenge traditional business models? About Michael Michael is a serial entrepreneur who has founded and grown a number of technology-based start-ups. His most recent re-startup, PropertyBoss Solutions, was sold to a private equity
We are in the midst of an industrial revolution. The world of work is changing like never before. How do we create new, innovative opportunities for tech entrepreneurs? About Toby For more than three decades, G. T. “Toby” Stansell has served in executive roles for high-impact, fast-growth organizations that understand the need to leverage innovation
Etched-plate technology is a exploding new approach to making fibers. Fibers so tiny they can’t be seen can now be made into filters that capture invisibly small particles. Or you can write your name in a 10-micron fiber and use it to trace a terrorist’s bomb. Or…there’s lots more, and it’s all enabled by this
Get a glimpse into the future of mobility and reflect how we need to prepare properly to benefit from the opportunities that are offered to us as a society. About Joachim Joachim has been academically trained at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland and started his professional career in the automotive industry
About Eric As Chief Digital Officer with Michelin North America, Eric Chaniot is a dynamic and seasoned innovator, who has been in the technology business for over 20 years. He began his career at Apple Inc. in the mid 90’s, and was responsible for the first wireless notebook. He then left to build on his expertise at
Chase Michaels is the CEO and Founder of Locally Epic. Chase is a strong advocate for supporting the local economy and provides a mobile platform for local consumers and local businesses to be of service to one another.
Laura Bogardus is the Chapter Operations Director for the Greenville Society for Human Resource Management and President of Bogardus Research Consulting. Laura is a member of Greenville CAN Disability Employment Committee, the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, American Sociological Association and the Society for Human Resource Management.
George has worked as an educator for the past 10 years and has worked from the premise and focus of the importance for developing the integration of mathematics and technology to real-world scenarios to pique STEM interests.