Sponsorship



Participate in an Endeavor so Important for Us all


We offer many suggestions about alternative ways that might interested you in promoting your organization and backing the 2014 Advena World Conference.

The Advena Conference’s Sponsorship Program has been designed to benefit different organizations with some options of exposure.


Ad Spaces are assigned on a First come, First served basis


Ads will be placed in the Conference Handbook, which every delegate will receive. Ads are in FULL COLOR. If you wish information about your organization to be included in the Conference Handbook, you can supply text of up to 100 words: 

 

Previous Honorary Guest Speakers 

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LUCAS FUKSA
President   

Polish-American Chamber of Commerce (PACC) &

Co-Founding Partner

​Fuksa Khorshid, LLC

Chicago, IL 


About Advena World


The Advena World's mission is to promote free enterprise, business opportunities, and work of research on behalf of entrepreneurs towards increasing capital investments, innovation, productive capacity, and economic development.


PR. Marketing. Advertising. Strategic Planning. Consulting.


Advena World LLC develops, provides diverse services to clients, members, and institutions in a variety of areas, including Public Relations, Advertising, Marketing, Strategic Planning, and Consulting. 
MARC P. MEALY

Vice President

US-ASEAN Business Council- One of America’s leading experts on Malaysia and regional economic integration in Southeast Asia 

 


Venue



The Conference will be held at the Double Tree by Hilton Washington D.C. -Silver Spring


The Double Tree by Hilton Hotel is located in Washington, DC Area- Silver Spring, the suburban Maryland city's business district. The hotel is just two blocks from a Metro Station offering 10-minute ride into downtown Washington DC.



Charles Kestenbaum 

President

B&K International Inc. &

Honorary Investment Counselor

Pakistan Board of Investment

Washington, DC


LAURA LOMBARD
President &
Executive Director 

Middle East & North Africa Consultants Association (MENACA) 

Washington, DC

Thomas Gulledge 

President

Enterprise Integration, Inc. &

Professor Emeritus 

George Mason University

Alexandria, VA

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Jeffrey A. Finkle 

President & CEO
IEDC and 
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 

SHUO CHEN, PHD
Assistant Professor  

School of Public Health 

University of Maryland

UMAR KELEKAR

Assistant Professor Healthcare Management

School of Business Administration, 

Marymount University

Charles Owen Verrill, Jr. 

Partner
Wiley Rein LLP  & 

Senior Lecturing Fellow, international Business Transactions

Duke University Law School

LARRIE D. FERREIRO
Director of Research  

Defense Acquisition University & Award-Winning Authorof Ships and Science: The Birth of Naval Architecture in the Scientific Revolution, 1600-1800.

VERONIQUE SALZE-LOZAC'H

Chief Economist & Senior Director Economic Development

The Asian Foundation, 

Bangkok, Thailand


TING ZHANG, PHD
Assistant Professor of Public Administration

School of Public and International Affairs-University of Baltimore

AuthorEntrepreneur-

ship and Economic Growth in China

TONY YANG, PHD
Associate Professor

College of Health & Human Science 

George Mason University, Fairfax, VA


 

Save the Dates!


We are pleased to say thank you to each of you who have attended the Women's Leadership Conference-DC and thanks to our keynotes,  honorary guests speakers, and participants. The WLC-DC would not have been a success without you.

Felena Hanson

Founder

​​Hera Huban innovative and   spa-inspired shared workspace for female entrepreneurs. 

San Diego, CA

 

ICSEMI'2014 Guest Speakers 


Felena is a long-time entrepreneur and marketing maven. She taught Marketing and Entrepreneurship at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising and at California State University Dominguez Hills. Felena was recently awarded the “Women Business Owner of the Year Award” by the National Organization of Women Business Owners for her community efforts.


Previous Speakers

CONFERENCE PARTNER     

NYC Women's Leadership Conference Keynotes

Joseph P. Bailey

Research Associate Professor

Quest Executive Director

Robert H. Smith School of Business

University of Maryland 

College Park, MD

Bailey's research and teaching interests span issues in telecommunications, economics, and public policy with an emphasis on the economics of the internet. This area includes an identification of the existing public policies, technologies, and market opportunities that promote the benefits of interoperability. Bailey holds a PhD in Technology, Management, and Policy from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Bradford W. Baker

Assistant Professor

United States Naval Academy & 

Commander

United States Navy 

Annapolis, MD


CDR Baker has over 20 years of operational experience in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program including qualification on six different reactor plants ranging from Mechanical Operator on one of the oldest plant designs to initial manning Engineering Officer on the newest submarine reactor plant. He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Naval Postgraduate School.

Vaibhav Sinha

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 


Vaibhav Sinha holds a PhD from Missouri University of Science & Technology. His recent research establishes a novel neutron/X-ray combined computed tomography system for advanced nondestructive evaluation research. Dr. Sinha has been honored by Council of Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards, American Society for Nondestructive Testing, and Alpha Nu Sigma Nuclear Engineering Honor Society.


Mohit Parasher 

Chief Executive Officer 

Retail at Airtel which is the largest telecom operator in India

Former Senior VP Marketing

Sony Group Europe 


Randy Komenski, CPA 

Director Clinical Transformation

& Business Operations

Bon Secours Baltimore Health System

Baltimore, MD

 


Deborah S. Froling

National Association of Women Lawyers President 

(2013-2014)

Partner

Arent Fox’s Corporate & Securities and Real Estate groups

Women's Leadership Conferences

The Strategic Business Management and Economic Research 2014 Conference will be held in the Washington DC Metro Area

More information about the event can be found here

The registration types and fees can be found here

The hotel website can be found here

Strategic Business Management & Economic Research 2014 Conference   

Jane Wesman

National Association of Women Business Owners- NYC Chapter President 

Founder and

President

Jane Wesman Public Relations, Inc.