New Speakers On Trending Topics

Leading Authorities recently started working with some great new speakers. We wanted to make sure they are on your radar:

Cyber Security & Geopolitics Speakers

  • Director James Clapper: The former Director of National Intelligence, Clapper oversaw all 17 intelligence agencies including the FBI, CIA, and NSA and served as the principal intelligence advisor to President Obama. With a career of over 50 years in intelligence and national security, he talks about how today’s threat environment compares historically and sheds light on where we’re going as a country.
  • Lisa Monaco: The former Homeland Security and Counterterrorism advisor to President Obama, Monaco was responsible for coordinating the government response to issues ranging from terrorist attacks at home and abroad to cyber security and natural disasters. She explains why cyber is an issue for the c-suite, not the IT department.


  • Sec. Anthony Foxx: Sec. Foxx is a digital cities and Internet of Things visionary. While he was Secretary of Transportation Foxx launched the Smart City Challenge, a national competition to embrace data-driven ideas in transportation. He also worked with companies like Tesla and Uber on developing guidelines for autonomous cars. He speaks to the ways our cities and businesses will change as a result of AI and robotics.

Female Leadership & “intrapreneurship” Speakers

  • Elizabeth Gore: Gore is an executive at Dell where she focuses on breeding a culture of internal innovation. Named to People magazine’s list of “100 Extraordinary Women,” and named one of Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business,” she boldly talks about being the first woman in her family to go to college. Her speeches include insights from the intersection of entrepreneurship, government, technology, and business.

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