Thursday, November 12, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
Speaker: Mr. Christopher Wiernicki (MS ’83), Chairman, President, and CEO of American Bureau of Shipping
Mr. Wiernicki’s talk will cover an exploration of the technology, talent, and leadership skills required to address our current environment and shape our post-pandemic future. He will touch on topics such as how new technology is redefining our talent needs and the speed with which the Fourth Industrial Revolution is reshaping our world through unprecedented processing power and unlimited access to knowledge. The Frank Howard Distinguished Lecture Series, hosted by SEAS, is an endowed lecture fund established in 1945 by a gift from its namesake. The lecture brings outstanding leaders of science and industry to GW to discuss timely topics in engineering and allied subjects.