November 16, 2022

Below are the Contents of our current ABL Technology Online News & Trendletter + Mimi Grant’s Blog & Vlog

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WELCOME NEW MEMBER! 

>>>Mike Quinn is CEO of Active Cypher, which redefines Data Loss Prevention (DLP) by enabling data to be self-protected everywhere, even when firewalls, user authentication, and other security measures fail. The company’s approach removes the end user responsibility to DLP by simplifying security of your data across the data supply chain, replacing user compliance efforts with built-in protection. Active Cypher is a Microsoft Silver Co-Sell Partner, member of The Microsoft Intelligent Security Association also sold through Azure AppSource and the Azure Marketplace. Prior to joining Active Cypher in 2020, Mike was Microsoft’s CVP for the Enterprise Cybersecurity Group, leading the unification of Microsoft’s diverse cybersecurity solutions, and was SVP at Cisco, where he led Advanced Services, Customer Assurance with overall responsibility for client cybersecurity architecture, risk and incident management, leading hyperscale and hybrid client engineering and architectures for various cloud providers. He also worked for the Central Intelligence Agency and served in the U.S. Marine Corps. Mike has joined the Orange County Round Table.

UPCOMING ABL-TECH ROUND TABLES & EVENT

In December’s Zoom Tables, we’ll be discussing “Where Am I Typically “Blind”? Why?”

Dec 1 – ABL-Tech OC ZOOM Table – featuring Ken Neeld, President & CEO, Delphi Display Systems, Inc.

Dec 2 – ABL-Tech SGV ZOOM Table – featuring Miranda Su, Co-Founder & EVP, The Joy Factory Inc.

Dec 9 – ABL-Tech WLA ZOOM Table – featuring Jim Meyers, CEO, T&C LLC and President, UiTV

Dec 15 – Membership-Wide ZOOM Event: ABL’s (TECH) Innovations in Healthcare Awards:
Keynote Presentations by Dennis Boyle, Partner, Founding Team Member and a Senior Leader in IDEO’s Health Domain and Robin Farmanfarmaian – Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur, author, investor and professional speaker.
PLUS Presentations by ABL’s Tech “Innovator in Healthcare” Awardees: Dean Hovey, CEO of 8B Medical; Eliott Jones, Co-Founder and CEO of Biospectal SA; and Ed Buckley, President and CEO of Select Data Inc.

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Blog by Mimi Grant, President of ABL Organization

Re-Cap of Mimi’s Recent Participation at the FUTURES Exhibit at the Smithsonian

FUTURES Exhibit

Mimi recently participated in the “Living Longer Festival: Health + Wellness 2050,” held at the Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building on the National Mall. Here, Mimi shares a brief photo journal, with captions, of her incredible experience.

National Museum
In 1879, the “National Museum” – the nation’s first, was “crowned” on the Washington Mall. Last November, after being closed for the past 20 years, the renamed Smithsonian “Arts + Industries Building” (AIB) reopened its doors to host the “FUTURES” exhibit. Over the eight months of the exhibit, FUTURES looked at a number of themes, including the future of AI, Generative Design, Conservation, Energy, Transportation, Work, Fashion, Gaming, and “Healthcare – in 2050.”

The Doctor is In (Space)
On June 25th, the “Living Longer Festival: Health + Wellness 2050,” highlighted a special demonstration entitled, “The Doctor Is In (SPACE),” “demonstrating” how an astronaut using a MedWand on a patient in space could conceivably link with a terrestrial doctor for an exam. MedWand’s Co-Founders, Bob Rose, CEO, and Samir Qamar, MD, CMO, were frequently seen on-hand answering questions from the 12,000 visitors who toured the Exhibit on “Solstice Saturday,” when several of the Smithsonian museums, including AIB, stayed open late – some till midnight.

Living Longer Festival
Later, I had the honor of moderating an outstanding panel of experts, supplemented with questions from the audience who “Interrupted Your Regularly Scheduled Panel” throughout “WIYRSP: Living Longer in the Future.” To kick it off we introduced “Elizabeth,” a great grandmother, who was captured on her grandson’s iPhone for the masses when she demonstrated her impressive moves as she got down to Bruno Mars at her 100th birthday party surrounded by friends and family…

CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST OF MIMI’S BLOG WITH MORE, LARGER PHOTOS

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Vlog by Mimi Grant

To Boost or Not to Boost?: That is THE Question

Since to Err is Still Human, Healthcare Could Use a Little Help

In this short video, Mimi shares the top FAQs you might consider before getting your second booster.

CLICK HERE TO WATCH MIMI GRANT’S 4:32-MINUTE VLOG.

 

Round Tables

Beyond their Round Tables, ABL Members stay connected with each other through the ABL Technology Online. This bi-weekly emailed publication provides Member News and Technology Industry Trends. And, for those interested in the latest in Healthcare IT Member News and Trends, the ABL Healthcare Online is also available.  For a complimentary subscription, fill out the form at the bottom of this page.