Gloria Mark, Professor in the Department of Informatics, University of California
Our first speaker is Gloria Mark, a Professor in the Department of Informatics, University of California, Irvine. Her research focuses on studying how the use of digital technology impacts our lives in real-world contexts. Her goal is to use these insights to promote positive experiences for information technology use to increase health and well-being. She received her PhD in Psychology from Columbia University. Her work has appeared in the top conferences and journals in the field of Human-Computer Interaction and she has won multiple paper awards.
Captain Scott Kelly, History-Making NASA Astronaut
Next in our line-up is Captain Scott Kelly, whose epic Year In Space, now a New York Times best-selling book, solidified his status as one of the greatest pioneers in history. In his acclaimed speech appearances, he now brings audiences to the edge of their seats with transcendent insights that inspire and challenge them to dream big, test the status quo, and “choose to do the hard things.”
One of a select group of Americans who embody a defining moment in the nation’s history, he captivated the world and seized the imagination of millions during his record-breaking voyage—proving that the sky is not the limit when it comes to the potential of the human spirit. On his trip, Scott, together with his identical twin brother Mark on Earth, paved the way for the future of space travel and exploration as the subjects of an unprecedented NASA study on how space affects the human body.
Nikki Watkins, CEO, Tyche Leadership Consulting
Finally, we introduce Nikki Watkins, who is at the cutting edge of development thinking in organizational and personal effectiveness. As CEO of Tyche Leadership Consulting and Co-founder of TLA Women in Tech she has a mission in life to ‘Release the Extraordinary’ in people and teams. She brings an exceptional track record in a range of disciplines from sales, customer services, trade marketing, organizational leadership development, talent management and HR leadership.
These amazing experts are ready to bring you robust and future led knowledge on the Human Factor in an anywhere workplace for the anywhere employee, a situation we are all in whether we accept it or not. The question is, are you going to attend these sessions to understand what you need to do for your employees, to drive your business into the future workplace?