Sep
27
Wed
Sammis Lecture Series – North Korea: State, Society and Geopolitics @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center, Mr. and Mrs. Henry B. DuPont III Tower Room
Sep 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Sammis Lecture Series presents:

North Korea: State, Society and Geopolitics

  • Reception – 5:30 p.m.
  • Presentations and Discussions – 6-7:30 p.m.

MC:

  • Ricardo Flores, IPED Senior, College of Public and International Affairs

Panelists:

  • Dr. Steve Jackowic, “Formation and Structure of the North Korean State”
    Assistant Clinical Professor, Acupuncture Institute
  • Dr. Chunjuan Nancy Wei, “Why China Does Not Support Its Ally North Korea?”
    Associate Professor of East Asian and Pacific Rim Studies
  • Dr. Linda Hasunuma, “Cooperation and Conflict among the U.S., Japan, and South Korea”
    Assistant Visiting Professor of Political Science
  • Dr. Thomas Ward, “Onsite in Pyongyang: Looking Back 25 Years”
    Dean, College of Public and International Affairs

Discussants:

  • Dr. Kim Setton, Associate Professor of East Asian Studies
  • Y.B. Kim, Director of the Martial Arts Studies Institute
Oct
11
Wed
Innovator Series: Big Data, Analytics and Decision Support Opportunities and Challenges @ duPont Tower Room in the Arnold Bernhard Center at UB
Oct 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Innovators Series October 2017The Innovators Series at UB presents “Big Data, Analytics and Decision Support Opportunities and Challenges – Why, What and How?”

Free to attend, but kindly RSVP to prentz@bridgeport.edu or 203-576-4055.

Program:

  • 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Wine and Cheese
    6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Program and Q&A
    7:00 – 7:30 p.m. – Networking

Moderator:

  • Elif Kongar, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Technology Management, Professor of Technology Management and Mechanical Engineering, University of Bridgeport

Panelists:

  • Rajesh Bhatia, Vice President, Product Development, Oracle Enterprise Performance Management and Business Analytics
  • Ursuline Foley, Managing Director, Corporate Platform Officer, and Interim Chief Data Officer, Enterprise Enablement Strategy, XL Catlin
  • John Ricci, Vice President, Information Technology and Corporate IT, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

Presented by the University of Bridgeport in partnership with the Bridgeport Regional Business Council.