Upcoming TGI Faculty Speaking Events

SWE Boston Professional Development Meeting: September 21

TGI Lecturer Jerry Brightman PhD will be speaking on “Nurturing Individual and Team Creativity.” He will be utilizing a number of interactive activities to help attendees undercover the creativity in themselves as well as in their work teams

SWE Region F Leadership Summit at Tufts: September 24

TGI is one of the sponsors for a day of professional and leadership development workshops, leadership coaching sessions, networking, and best practices sharing. MSIM Program Director Kevin Oye will be speaking on innovation and TGI’s own MSEM alumna, Jennifer Braggin, has been assisting with the event.

TGI will also be sponsoring the Tufts SWE student chapter attending the national conference in Philadelphia in October.

Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers Conference: September 29 – October 1

Kevin Oye, MSIM program director and professor of practice, will be attending the GCECC conference to continue to build connections with innovation and entrepreneurship programs throughout the country as well as to promote awareness of TGI’s new MSIM program.

MSEM Lunch & Learn at BAE Systems: October 4 & November 16

MSEM faculty members Jerry Brightman and Mark Bamford will be holding lunch and learn sessions at BAE Systems in Nashua, New Hampshire. Brightman will be discussing “Teams and Trust” on October 4th, while Mark Bamford will be addressing “Conflict Resolution: Dealing with Latent Organizational Conflict” on November 16th.

15th Annual Conference of The Boston Pledge Is Education at the Point of Inflection?: October 8

Hosted at the Tufts University Fletcher School, the conference will examine the effectiveness of today’s education system from elementary to higher education. Partha Ghosh, professor of practice, will be discussing “Civilization in Transition: Future of Education.”

Entegris Innovation Workshop: October 18

MSIM Program Director and Professor of Practice Kevin Oye will be giving the keynote speech at a private Entegris event to kick off a corporate wide initiative to generate innovation.

PDMA Boston Chapter Event: November 1

TGI is hosting a series of round table discussions focusing on “What’s Working in New Product Development” featuring keynote speaker Gavin Finn, TGI professor of the practice.