Visionaries Offering Insight into the Depths and Nuances of Risk Mitigation

Ambassador Robert S. Gelbard

Robert Gelbard is a former United States Ambassador to Bolivia and the Republic of Indonesia. He served as the Special Representative of the President for implementation of the Dayton Peace Accords in the Balkans. Prior to his diplomatic appointments, Ambassador Gelbard served as the Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs.

Bryan S. Ware

Bryan Ware is the Department of Homeland Security Assistant Secretary for Cyber, Infrastructure and Resilience Policy.
He is a pioneer in the development and application of analytic methods and tools for enterprise risk management, high consequence/low probability events, critical infrastructure protection, and risk-based resource allocation. Ware was the CEO of Haystax Technologies, a cybersecurity and risk management analysis firm and was co-founder and CEO of Digital Sandbox Inc., a predictive analytics company that was acquired by Haystax.

Shaquille O’Neal

Shaquille O’Neal is a four-time NBA champion and Hall of Fame inductee. His career with the Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, Orlando Magic, Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns and Cleveland Cavaliers spanned nearly two decades. Mr. O’Neil is a prominent sports analyst, successful entrepreneur and sworn law enforcement officer.

Philip Levine

Philip Levine is an accomplished businessman who launched Onboard Media and conceived a port marketing program for the cruise industry. Currently CEO of Royal Media Partners, he maintains a diverse portfolio of investments in startups, businesses and real estate. Levine served as Mayor of Miami Beach for two terms.