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EAF provides a safe and confidential monthly forum for our members to meet, tackle issues and share solutions with the peer advisory process.  It's not theory, it's reality.   All of our meetings and content are unique, relevant and timely.



4/7/2020   EAF EB Meeting  2:00-5:30   Location:  Virtual Video ence Call using Samepage Platform:  Agenda includes All Members discussing how they are contending with "Shelter In Home" status in California, Critical Issues + Featured Presentation: "Asian & US Foreign Global Economic Policies" with Marsha Vande Berg, Ph.D.  Marsha is a Senior Executive with experience in global governance, markets and the political economy.  She serves as independent director on International Boards, including Quantuym Advisors Pte. Ltsl, Mumbai and is a former director of Tata Capital Private Ltd. in Singapore and London. She recently joined the board of SVBS, an internatoinal blockchain technology education resource firm.

5/5/2020  EAF EB I Meeting   2:30-5:30   Location:  Virtual Video Conference Call or fornia Blvd. Ste. 450, Walnut Creek, Ca.  Agenda includes Focus Exec (Member TBD), Critical Issues + Featured Presentation: ""CyberSecurity 2020 " with Betsy Cooper, Ph.D. Betsy will examine the importance of cybersecurity to our daily lives, exploring how hacks could affect the our futures as we explore alternative ways to use technology to run business.  What this means for us, our security & privacy, and beyond.  Betsy is the Found Director of the Aspen Tech Policy Hub.  She also served as the Executive Director of the Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity at theUnivesity of Caolifornia, Berkeley, Ca.  Previously, she served as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.  She has over a decade fo experiene in homeland security and has written more than twenty manuscripts and articles on U.S. and European Homeland Security Policy.

6/2/20   EAF EB I Meeting:  2:30-5:30  Location:  Virtual Video Conference using Samepage Technology or TRI Commercial Real Estate:   Agenda includes Focus Exec: Frank Largusa, CEO, Semano Inc. Critical Issues from All Members + Featured Presentation "Managing Remotely" with Barry Deutsch, People Management and Hiring Consultant.  Barry is an expert in the area of HR and people management.   He is a frequent presenter to "C" Suite Executives.   Barry will present a webinar about what equipment you need to have your workforce work remotely, and techniques about how to manage their productivity and engagement.


Executive Leadership Academy: Available January 2020.   A comprehensive 12 month Leadership Development educational program for existing and emerging leaders.  

To Request an Invitation please contact us at ann@executiveadvisoryforum.com or 925-708-4560 

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