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TechTalk Speaker Series

Watch Quarterly speaker series aimed at providing our students with access to leading voices in the information technology industry. Interactive sessions encourage exchange between students and industry professionals to learn from each other's experiences, provide a window into potential career paths and highlight opportunities for innovative applications of technology in the real world. All Cal Lutheran community members with a passion for IT are welcomed to attend and join the conversation.

Past Events in the Series:
Wednesday, November 29, 2023

AI Strategies From Corporate Technology Leaders



John Motz

Casey Stoops

Nina Skorus-Neely Portrait

Monday, May 23, 2022

Technology in Media and Entertainment

Guest Speaker: Nina Skorus-Neely, Secretary, Women in Technology Hollywood Foundation

Sharena Rice Portrait

Monday, February 28, 2022

A Conversation on Philosophy, Science, and Technology

Guest Speaker: Sharena Rice, PhD, neuroscientist and cybernetician



Gereme Green Portrait

Monday, November 22, 2021

Data Science in the World

Guest Speaker: Jeremy Greene, VP & Head of Data Science, Retina AI


CeCe Morken Portrait

Monday, August 16, 2021

A Conversation on Mental Health, Technology and Leadership

Guest Speaker: CeCe Morken, CEO, Headspace


Eric Odero Portrait

Monday, May 17, 2021

Speed to Innovation: Scrappy Processes to Transform Your Work

Katherine Jansen, Innovation Catalyst



Eric Odero Portrait

Monday, March 1, 2021

IT Opportunities in Healthcare: The Future of Clinical Informatics

Eric Odero, MBA in IT Management alumnus and CEO of Command Health Informatics (CHI)



November 16, 2020 

Cyber Response, Planning and Execution; An Insurance, Organization and Legal Perspective

 Jesse Hillman, Vice President, Security and Compliance, Lightbox