Whiting-Turner Business & Entrepreneurial Lectures | A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland

                    Come To Be Inspired!

                    In their lectures and question-and-answer sessions, speakers share their insights and experiences as well as their lessons and advice, inspiring students and faculty to apply new ideas and approaches to their careers and ideas for new ventures.

                    The Clark School would like to thank the Whiting-Turner Contracting Company for supporting this lecture series.

                    December 5

                    Keeping Up With Transformation
                    Sheila Rohra, Chief Transformation Officer and Chief of Staff to the CEO, NetApp

                    April 18

                    Endless opportunities: Thoughts on a growing career fueled by “paying forward”
                    Tim Regan, President and CEO, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

                    February 21

                    Tech innovation through private equity and venture capital
                    Ralph E. Taylor-Smith, Managing Director, GE Ventures

                    November 15

                    Mission-driven research innovation in the intelligence community
                    Stacey Dixon, Director, Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity

                    September 27

                    Lessons learned by a serial technology entrepreneur over the last 30 years
                    Ken Lee, Founder and CEO, VanGogh Imaging

                    May 1

                    Today's Strategic Cyber Challenge
                    Dan Ennis, Global Head of Advanced Threat Intelligence, BlueVoyant

                    April 20

                    Reaching Across
                    Lisa Atherton, President and CEO, Textron Systems

                    March 13

                    Lessons Learned Over a 34-Year Career
                    Michael Simon, Co-founder, President and CEO, CroptoniteNXT

                    September 28

                    Open Data in the Public Sector: Unlocking Innovation & Enhancing Accountability
                    Mark Turner, Founder, President, CEO, and Principal Research Associate, Optimal Solutions Group

                    April 27

                    M3D: Defining How U.S. Innovators Compete Globally
                    Co-Founder and CEO, ?M3D

                    March 30

                    Disruption & Opportunity: Technology Risks in a Fast-Paced Global Technology World
                    Patrick Antkowiak, Corporate Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Northrop Grumman Corporation

                    December 1

                    Foundations for Technological Surprise
                    Stefanie Tompkins, Director of the Defense Sciences Office (DSO) at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

                    November 3

                    Innovation at IBM
                    Naguib Attia, Distinguished Engineer and VP of IBM Global University Programs

                    May 12

                    Will Clean Energy Take Our Economy to the Cleaners?
                    Kristina M. Johnson, Co-Founder and CEO of Cube Hydro Partners, LLC

                    April 5

                    Space 2.0
                    Matt Desch, CEO of Iridium

                    March 1

                    Innovation Physics
                    Harry Weller, NEA General Partner

                    November 5

                    Empathetic Engineering: An Engineer’s Journey
                    Kevin Apperson, Chief Information Officer of Maxim Healthcare Services

                    April 23

                    Welcome to the Third Industrial Revolution: Local Motors and the 3-D Printed Car
                    Jay Rogers, Co-Founder and CEO of Local Motors

                    May 5

                    Research to Results: Translating Research Success in the Lab to Financial Results in the Board Room
                    S. Gulu Gambhir, Chief Technology Officer, Leidos