PROGRAM

 

THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016

 
9:30-10:00 am     NETWORKING BREAKFAST
 

 

10:00-11:30 am     SMART CITIES, GREEN CITIES, TRANSPORT

INTRO KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

PHILIP BANE, Executive Director, Smart Cities Council

 

 

10:20-11:30 am     SMART CITIES, GREEN CITIES, TRANSPORT

INNOVATIVE MOBILITY – CONNECTED MOBILITY: DESIGNING SMART MOBILITY FOR MULTIPLE USERS:
(Connected vehicles, intelligent systems, transportation: user information, traffic management, connected mobility, apps, handicapped mobility)

Mark Joseph, CEO, Transdev North America
Dale Medearis, Senior Environmental Planner, Northern Virginia Regional Commission
Stephan Goguet, CEO, ENGIE Ineo Global Support Inc.
Philip Bane, Executive Director, Smart Cities Council (Moderator)

 

WORKSHOP      10:00-11:00 am     FRENCH CUSTOMS IS PRO-BUSINESS

 
11:45-12:30 pm     KEYNOTE SPEAKER

AMB. CHARLES H. RIVKIN, ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS

 
12:30 pm     WINE TASTING
 

WORKSHOP      1:00-2:00 pm     EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ART MARKET 

 
1:30-2:45 pm     WOMEN IN BUSINESS

THE POSITIVE IMPACT OF WOMEN IN BUSINESS  

Aurelia Lamorre-Cargill, CEO, Argon Capital Management
Andrée Simon, Co-CEO, FINCA Microfinance Holding Company
Sherry Hewitt, COO & CFO, Make-A-Wish Foundation Mid-Atlantic
Charlotte Raab, Markets & Business Reporter, AFP (Moderator)

 
3:00-4:15 pm     CYBERSECURITY

A CONNECTED WORLD, HOW CYBERSECURITY IS IMPACTING YOUR BUSINESS 

Michiel Boreel, Group Chief Technology Officer, Sogeti
Jim Gfrerer, Executive Director Americas, Cybersecurity, EY
Wayne Lewandowski, Vice President US Federal Sales Vormetric
Charles Blanchard, Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
David C. Lashway, Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP (Moderator)

 
4:45-5:45 pm     KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

FIRST FRENCH-AMERICAN BUSINESS WEEK CLOSING REMARKS

STEPHEN G. BREYER, ASSOCIATE JUSTICE, SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

 
7:00-10:00 pm    CLOSING RECEPTION 

If you have registered to attend the VIP Reception at the Private Residence of the Ambassador of France

 

ATTEND THE FRENCH AMERICAN BUSINESS WEEK

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