Pelerei, Inc


"...Everything at the conference was top notch - the quality of the scholarly speakers, the research they presented, the friendly atmosphere, no sales or marketing presentations from any vendor, excellent hot lunch buffet, name tags made of top quality material, and lots of opportunities to network with people..." Read more

--- Mansur Hasib, Dsc, CISSP, PMP, CPHIMS

Public Speaker, Award-winning Author of "Cybersecurity Leadership", and Program Chair Cybersecurity Technology, UMUC | Keynote, HealthTech'14 Conference | Interview

Associate Professor

College of Education

Delaware State University 

Dover, DE

Poster Session

Presenters will engage in informal discussion about their work with delegates. All appropriate materials must be organized by the presenter, including posters, displays, and handouts.


Three Presentation Formats


Previous Honorary Guest Speakers Include: 


AMB Foundation

​Migration Institute

Sydney, Australia

Provost Fellow for Diversity

Graduate Program Director

Towson University

​Baltimore, MD


"..The comfortable academic and professional environment established by Advena World LLC

is the exact setting needed to ground new ideas..."Read more 

--- Chiquita Howard-Bostic, Ph.D., Department Chair, Department of Sociology and Geography

Shepherd University | Keynote, Humanities, and Social Sciences'16 Conference

Virtual Presentation

In consideration of presenters who may be unable to attend a conference in person due to funding or time constraints, they are allowed to submit PowerPoint presentations (with video and/or audio). All virtual 

presentations will be uploaded onto the conference website for the duration of the event.

We welcome submissions for presentation in either ORAL, POSTER or VIRTUAL formats. Other forms of presentation will be considered on request. Presenters can request to participate in individual video interviews which are posted online. 


Women's Business Owners

​MontgomeryCounty, MD

CEO​ Spiritual Quotient Consulting
Management Consultant 
Surat, India 

Thomas GulledgePresident, Enterprise Integration, Inc. and Professor Emeritus, George Mason University, Alexandria, VA

Jeffrey A. Finkle,President & CEO, IEDC and Former Deputy Assistant Secretary U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Professor Poonam Saxena, Vice Chancellor, National Law University, Jodhpur, India

Marc P. Mealy, Vice President, ASEAN Business Council, Washington DC

Dr. Lorenzo Cherubini,Professor, Faculty of Education, Brock University, Hamilton, Canada

Veronique Salze-Lozac'h, Chief Economist & Senior Director Economic Development, The Asian Foundation, Bangkok, Thailand

Dr. Mansur Hasib,Global Thought Leader and Cybersecurity Expert, Author of Cybersecurity Leadership(2014)

Larrie D. Ferreiro, Director of Research, Defense Acquisition University & Award-Winning Author​​​​

Women's Leadership Conference Previous Keynotes and Guest Speakers

25-minute Oral Presentation

Each talk is 25 minutes long. Presenters may dedicate 

20 minutes to the presentation and 5 minutes for a

questions and answers session. The recommended software to be used is PowerPoint.