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Opening Keynote, Vice President of Communications at AARP
Bill Walsh is VP of Communications at AARP, a national, non-profit consumer group with 38 million members. His team is responsible for developing communications strategy and providing support for all of AARP’s social impact priorities.
Fireside Chat Speaker, Deputy Assoc. Administrator, Communications at NASA
Bob Jacobs is a recognized executive leader in social media, strategic and crisis communications, and innovative multimedia development.
Closing Keynote, Senior Vice President PR & Influence at Ogilvy
Accomplished practitioner who utilizes her experience to bridge the worlds of journalism, branding and public relations to implement impactful, fully integrated campaigns.
Featured Speaker, Director, Digital Video Operations, National Geographic Partners/The Walt Disney Company
Jeff Hertrick has over 30 years of award-winning video production experience, including the last 19 years at National Geographic. (2015-2019, under 21st Century Fox, and for the past year, The Walt Disney Company).
Lt. Col. Michael J. Meridith is the senior military officer leading the day-to-day development of force development policy for the more than 6,000 Total Force members of the Air Force Public Affairs career field.
Featured Speaker, Vice President at Edelman
Lindsey Neary brings over a decade of client and project management experience to her work as a Vice President on Edelman’s corporate team.
Featured Speaker, Senior Director of Communications at Capital One
An accomplished marketing and communications strategist, Sukhi Sahni’s career spans public, private and nonprofit sectors.
Featured Speaker, Leader of Strategic Partnerships and Events for Corporate Communications at IBM
Jacelyn Swenson leads strategic partnerships and events on the IBM Corporate Communications team and works with senior leaders, marketing, communications, and media teams to drive IBM thought leadership.