The University of Oklahoma is launching the fourth session of a four-part Global Risks & Threats Series (GRTS) Leadership Forum on Saturday, September 19th, with leaders from the Intelligence, Finance, Law Enforcement, Corporate and Cyber sectors. OU GRTS is a collaborative effort between the Michael F. Price College of Business and the OU Center for Intelligence and National Security—an Intelligence Community Center of Academic Excellence.
The subject of the fourth session is Reshaping The Healthcare Business and will focus on the latest security threats, healthcare IT professionals, and COVID-19 response and readiness initiatives, including Intel’s COVID-19 Innovation Fund and MetLife’s COVID-19 Global Response Fund. The event is offered complimentary to the public by sponsor Manufacturing Talk Radio at www.mfgtalkradio.com, as well as livestreamed on YouTube, and is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Central Time (USA). Additional information, including a full agenda and presenter bios, as well as past speakers, is available online at price.ou.edu/GRTS.
International TV commentator and award-winning cybersecurity and global privacy laws expert Adriana Sanford, J.D. dual LL.M, is the founding director of OU GRTS, Senior Fellow at OU CINS, and Acting-Director of Executive Education. She will be the lead off speaker and has presided throughout the series. OU GRTS has featured speakers throughout the global community, allowing a worldwide audience to receive expert guidance. The lineup for September 19th is:
- David Shearer, CISSP, CEO for (ISC)²
- James Gordon, Intel’s former Chief of Staff & GM for COVID-19 Innovation Fund
- Pedro Pesqueira, MetLife’s SVP of Legal Affairs (Latin America)
- Aanchal Gupta, VP of Azure Security at Microsoft
- Cristián Edwards, Partner at Puga Ortiz; former GC, CCO and Corporate VP for Legal Affairs at Principal Financial Group
- Radhika Santhanam, Ph.D., OU’s Price Endowed Chair & Director of MIS Division
Past OU GRTS events include:
June 6 – The Pandemic Threat
July 18 – Reopening in a Post-COVID World
August 22 – Special Edition: EMBA in Aerospace & Defense Kickoff
Corporate sponsors, global organizations and allies supporting OU GRTS have included: MetLife, Microsoft, ISC2, Puga Ortiz, AON Corp., Ernst & Young, Spotify, Israel Aerospace Industries, Willis Towers Watson, Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Co., Basel Institute on Governance, Task Force 7, Berliner Corcoran and Rowe, International Enforcement Law Reporter, Peritus Partners, Strat Americas, ManchesterCF, WorldTowning, Inteligenca, and Search Consultants International.