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Colonel Bill DeMarco // Leadership & Innovation
March 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Colonel Bill DeMarco, United States Air Force, Retired is the Director of Air University’s Institute of Leadership and Innovation / Leadership Dept Chair and former Commandant of the Air Command and Staff College, will discuss the challenges the armed services face in developing innovation leaders in a traditionally hierarchical organization. Tasked with creating a world-class community of innovators with a line of site to emerging technologies, strategies and methodologies, Bill will talk about new approaches to integrating an innovation-focused culture and competencies at the Air Force. He will explore how alliances with faculty and students at top shelf research universities and institutes, as well as leaders at tech and design firms, are becoming mission critical in securing both the physical and digital domains. This brief talk will be followed by Q&A.