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Join Us: Hogan Lovells Innovation Lounge

April 16 from 5:30 – 8:30pm || Hogan Lovells, Washington, D.C.

On April 16, join us for a networking event highlighting cutting-edge technology. Joining us are four industry trailblazers discussing a range of innovative technologies, research, and ideas. The conversation will explore existing and forthcoming legal issues associated with our panelists pioneering work. Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served before the presentations and a cocktail reception will follow. Please register here.

Ryan Brown, Assistant General Counsel & Director, Legal Rosetta Stone

Ryan Brown is the Assistant General Counsel& Director, Legal at Rosetta Stone, a renowned education technology company that develops platforms and services for language and literacy. Ryan focuses on Global Employment and Labor Law, international transactions and business development, and data privacy and information security compliance.

Michael Fitzpatrick, Head of Regulatory Advocacy, General Electric

Michael Fitzpatrick is the Head of Regulatory Advocacy at global manufacturing and technology giant, GE. Michael is instrumental in developing regulatory strategy and advocacy across GE’s business groups, with a focus on emerging digital industrial policy issues affecting additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence (AI), drones, spectrum, and the Future of Work.

Martin Kwedar, Senior Counsel, Koch Companies

Martin Kwedar is the Senior Counsel at Koch Industries, Inc., and is the general counsel of i360, a data and technology company that is a Koch subsidiary. Koch owns a diverse group of companies involved in refining; chemicals; grain processing and biofuels; forest and consumer products; fertilizers; polymers and fibers; process and pollution control equipment and technologies; electronic components; commodity trading; minerals; energy; ranching; glass; and investments.

Miguel Payán, Founder, MOBORK Advisors

As the founder of MOBORK Advisors, Miguel Payán advises organizations on their mobility strategies at the crossroads of the Smart City and  the Smart Vehicle. Formerly the Global Head of Strategy, Ford Mobility at Ford Motor Company, Miguel oversaw Ford’s connected and autonomous vehicles, microtransit, fleet management, data & analytics, scooters, drones, and cloud solutions strategies. Prior to that, he served as Chief Global Strategist at the Global Strategy Group at Samsung Headquarters, in Seoul, Korea, where he developed strategic initiatives to deploy technologies to market and enhance customer experiences and business performance.

For more information please contact Tara Hanley.