Global Networking Night
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Date
March 13, 2024
Time
4:00–5:00 p.m. EDT
Event Type
Virtual

Calling all Harvard alumni interested in Aerospace and Defense!

Harvard alumni are coming together both online and in cities around the world for a night of connection and community. Register now to reconnect with friends and classmates and expand your Harvard network. Connect your social media accounts to the guest list to more easily connect with other attendees before, during, and after the event.

Contact

Harvard Aerospace and Defense Alumni Organization
Jacob J. Khan, PMP, CSM AB '21
Jacob_khan@alumni.harvard.edu

Attendance Policy
Registration required

Who's Coming (36 + guests)

Jie Li
Harvard Business School
Career/field of interest:
Investments
Michael Bryans
’86
Harvard Kennedy School
retiredFormerly Senior Nuclear Analyst, Government of Canada
Career/field of interest:
Foreign Policy
1. Prospect of nuclear war arising from Russia's actions in Europe. 2. What is driving up the cost of military weapons systems to almost unmanageable levels?
Dominique Casimir
’04
Harvard Law School
PartnerBlank Rome LLP
Career/field of interest:
Law
False Claims Act; disputes and enforcement involving federal government contracts
James Chiles
’77
Harvard College
Feature writerResearch and Writing
Career/field of interest:
Writing/Publishing/Journalism
littoral field of battle; medium theater war
Juha Salin
’99
Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Office DirectorU.S. Department of State
Career/field of interest:
Government
Benjamin Wong
Harvard Kennedy School
Career/field of interest:
Consulting
Erica Leinmiller
’15
Harvard Kennedy School
Program AnalystNNSA
Career/field of interest:
Government
Jeffrey Arnold Sr
’24
Harvard Kennedy School
Intelligence OfficerUSN
Career/field of interest:
International Affairs
I am seeking a career transition upon my military retirement to pursue a career in international affairs and foreign policy. I am currently pursuing a Masters in Public Administration to address policy in complex and emerging national security and defense challenges.
Heberto Limas-Villers
’22
Harvard Kennedy School
Career/field of interest:
Foreign Policy
Looking to enter the Aerospace and Defense industry in the US, particularly on starups.
Aleksandra Ryczer
’23
Harvard Medical School
Career/field of interest:
Law
C. Ross Weiss
’01
Harvard Business School
General PartnerCRW Aerospace & Defence Leadership Excellence Consulting
Career/field of interest:
Consulting
- Lean and Six Sigma applied across Engineering Design, Manufacturing, Quality, and Product Support. - Design-to-Market Cycle-Time Reduction. - Breakthrough Concurrent Engineering & Manufacturing Techniques. - Integrated Leadership of the Engineering-Manufacturing-Quality-Product Support continuum.
Bert Baker
’84
Harvard Business School
Co-founder & CEOTarc.co: The Autonomous Rail Car Company
Career/field of interest:
Transportation
I enjoy meeting people working in similar areas. My background is in aerospace. Our company uses aerospace processes to prove the system will operate safely in public.
Mary Tadros
Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Strategic Amelioration LLC
Career/field of interest:
Business
Nancy Bearg
’78
Harvard Kennedy School
Co-Founding PartnerReboot Partners LLC
Career/field of interest:
International Affairs
With a long background in defense and foreign policy, I would like to talk to people about developments in the field.
Victoria Wei
’93
Harvard College
Honolulu District ManagerFederal Aviation Administration
Career/field of interest:
Transportation
Giovanni Bersaglio
’21
Harvard Business School
Founder COOBerkem Srl
Career/field of interest:
Science
Allyson Walther
’17
Harvard Kennedy School
Head of Technical Solutions/ PilotSeerist/ US Navy Reserve
Career/field of interest:
Technology/IT
I've worked for the past 8 years at tech companies providing the US and International Governments with technological solutions to solve some of their most critical intelligence and logistics challenges. I'm also a pilot in the Navy Reserve. I currently live in Europe but am relocating back to the United States after 4 years abroad.
Andrew Morley
’22
Harvard College
Career/field of interest:
Transportation
Jiahui Qiu
’23
Harvard Graduate School of Design
Career/field of interest:
Architecture and Design
Andrew Gibbs
’23
Harvard Business School
Program Manager Anduril Industries
Career/field of interest:
Technology/IT
Thomas Nguyen
’18
Harvard University Extension School
Vice PresidentRegions
Career/field of interest:
Technology/IT
Gregory Stanclik
’97
Harvard University Extension School
CaptainUS Coast Guard (Retired 1 July 2023)
Career/field of interest:
International Affairs
Career military background and fluent Eastern European language skills. Interested in opportunities/openings in Poland specifically and Europe in general supporting US efforts to support Ukraine.
Samuel Scott
’73
Harvard College
Retired/ConsultantFocusing Forward Consulting
Career/field of interest:
Healthcare
Behavioral health
Joel Sokolsky
’86
Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
ProfessorRoyal Military College of Canada
Career/field of interest:
International Affairs
Rachel Kemp
’79
Harvard College
DirectorPickwick Capital Partners
Career/field of interest:
Finance
Diplomacy, aerospace and defense
Rajkiran Kanagala
’18
Harvard Business School
Chief Business Officer and President Transport Corporation Of India Limited
Career/field of interest:
Transportation
With all manufacturers who are in need of logistics partners.
Ellen Gleason
’12
Harvard College
Logistics OfficerUSMC
Career/field of interest:
International Affairs
I am exploring transitioning off active duty and into the defense sector.
Fagana Stone
’23
Harvard University Extension School
Career/field of interest:
Research
William Humble
Harvard Kennedy School
Career/field of interest:
Consulting
Daniel Wolf
’86
Harvard Law School
CEODemocracy Counts Inc
Career/field of interest:
International Affairs
I'm presently starting a landmine clearing technology company, with a principal initial focus in Ukraine. I'm also working on a framework for rebuilding, prosperity and peace in Gaza and Israel/Palestine. I'm interested in knowing people with congruent interests as well as simply interesting people.
Larry Stybel
’78
Harvard Graduate School of Education
PresidentStybel Peabody Associates
Career/field of interest:
Business
Leadership succession
Richard Weitz
’93
Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Director and Senior FellowHudson Institute
Career/field of interest:
Foreign Policy
I am interested in learning what colleagues are working on and how we might collaborate. My Bio/Interests: https://www.hudson.org/experts/433-richard-weitz "Richard Weitz is senior fellow and director of the Center for Political-Military Analysis at Hudson Institute. His current research includes regional security developments relating to Europe, Eurasia, and East Asia as well as US foreign and defense policies. Dr. Weitz is a graduate of Harvard University (PhD in political science), Oxford University (MPhil in politics), the London School of Economics (MSc in international relations), and Harvard College (BA with highest honors in government), where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He is proficient in Russian, French, and German. Dr. Weitz has authored or edited several books, monographs, and reports, including The New China-Russia Alignment: Critical Challenges to US Security (2022)...."
Enrique García
’99
Harvard Business School
Career/field of interest:
Business

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