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If you want to know about the latest trends and what is happening in North Texas, Tech Titans events are the place to be! Can't make it in person? Listen to recorded presentations here.

    DARPA and the pandemic

    DARPA and the pandemic

    Dr. Amy Jenkins, Program Manager in Biological Technologies Office (BTO), DARPA

    This presentation will provide an overview of the DARPA BTO Pandemic Prevention Platform program and the role it has played in covid-19 pandemic response.  Additionally, the role of novel and emerging nucleic acid technologies and distributed manufacturing in future preparedness efforts will be discussed.   

    About the speaker:Dr. Amy Jenkins joined DARPA as a Program Manager in June 2019.  Her interests include the development of platforms for combatting infectious disease threats as well as novel manufacturing methods to enable rapid response.   

    Prior to joining DARPA as a PM, Dr. Jenkins was a Senior Scientist at Gryphon Schafer where she contributed to development of programs targeting infectious disease threats within BTO. Prior to supporting DARPA, Dr. Jenkins studied the virulence factors of, and antibodies targeting, multi-drug resistant bacterial pathogens at MedImmune.  She also served as a National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow at the United State Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases where she studied virulence mechanisms of biodefense pathogens.  

    She received her Doctor of Philosophy degree in Chemistry and Chemical Biology from Cornell University and her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biomolecular Science from Clarkson University.

    • 55 min
    Kevin ODell, Technology Director and DevOps Advocate at State Farm

    Kevin ODell, Technology Director and DevOps Advocate at State Farm

    DevOps successes and challenges featuring Kevin ODell, Technology Director and DevOps Advocate at State Farm, given during Awards Gala.

    • 30 min
    CES 2021 recap

    CES 2021 recap

     Join Tech Titans member and 2thedge Founder Ty Harmon for a CES 2021 recap. Ty will share the event's highlights and key takeaways.

    • 51 min
    Dr. John Whyte, CEO of WebMD

    Dr. John Whyte, CEO of WebMD

    Dr. John Whyte, CEO of WebMD, discuss how COVID-19 has changed the expectations of health care

    • 52 min
    Tech Titans team engagement, getting involved

    Tech Titans team engagement, getting involved

    Join Tech Titans Board Chair Amy Wheelus and a panel of active volunteers to hear about how and why to get involved with Tech Titans as a volunteer!

    • 52 min
    Virtual Expo featuring Ed Kelly, Chief Data Officer for State of Texas and Laila Alequresh, Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Dallas

    Virtual Expo featuring Ed Kelly, Chief Data Officer for State of Texas and Laila Alequresh, Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Dallas

    Featuring Ed Kelly, Chief Data Officer for State of Texas and Laila Alequresh, Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Dallas - February 2, 2021

    • 50 min

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