National Best Selling Author to speak at Rotary Club

Posted on May 03, 2017
Join us to hear and meet award winning author Alec Ross, and explore the next ten years with him, as he shares his vision about everything from technology to the economy.
Alec is a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Johns Hopkins University and the author of the New York Times bestseller The Industries of the Future. The Industries of the Future explores the technological and economic trends and developments that will shape the next decade, from cybersecurity and big data to the commercialization of genomics. Since its publication in February of 2016, it has gone into an 8th printing and the rights have been sold for translation into 18 languages.
Alec serves as an advisor to investors, corporations and government leaders to help them understand the implication of factors emerging at the intersection of geopolitics, markets and increasingly disruptive network technologies.
He recently served for four year as Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State. In this role, Alec acted as the diplomatic lead on a range of national security issues.
Previously, Alec served as the Convener for the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Policy Committee on Barack Obama‚Äôs 2008 presidential campaign and served on the Obama-Biden Presidential Transition Team.  Don't miss this program on Wednesday May 3rd.  Bring your colleagues and friends. 
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