May 19, 2020

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

Click Here to Read All of These News Items & More or CLICK ON SPECIFIC HEADLINES BELOW to Go to SPECIFIC ARTICLES


In June, ABL will hold its Round Tables via ZOOM to ensure Social Distancing for our Members. See your Zoom Table invitation for participation instructions, and the Members Only website for all the invitation specifics.

June 4 – ABL-Tech OC Zoom Table

June 5 – ABL-Tech LA Zoom Table

June 12 – ABL-Tech West LA Zoom Table


>>Lute Maleki, Ph.D., is a Founder, President and CEO of OEwaves, Inc., which is focused on the development of advanced sensors and communication components and systems based on microwave photonics technologies for Department of Defense and other government and commercial customers. Before re-joining OEwaves last month, Lute had been GM/Cruise Automation, since 2017, responsible for the development of LiDAR for autonomous navigation. In 2014, he co-founded and served as CTO of Strobe, a LiDAR company spun out of OEwaves and acquired by GM/Cruise in 2017. Prior to founding OEwaves, Lute was a Senior Research Scientist at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he created and led the Quantum Sciences and Technologies Group. He is an inventor of 65+ U.S. patents and applications, and has authored and co-authored 130+ refereed publications and 200+ conference proceedings. Lute has re-joined the ABL-Tech LA Round Table.


Blog by Mimi Grant

The Four Cornerstones of the Latest “New Normal”


May 19, 2020:  Just when we were getting used to WFH, vaccine-developer Moderna announces positive early trials, the Fed hints at more stimulus funding, and stay-at-home orders are increasingly being lifted. All of which combined to catapult Wall Street to its best day in six weeks.

Yet there are four main reasons why what Covidians are currently experiencing is most likely to become: Normal. In summary, they are: Casual’s In; Productivity’s Up; Agility Matters; and We’re Homeward Bound . . . CLICK HERE TO READ REST OF BLOG, where Mimi elaborates on these four cornerstones.

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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.


Vlog by Mimi Grant

Labs (and Tesla) Help California to Reopen

Testing & Tesla Help Reopen CA

Many anxious Californians want to know what’s it gonna take to reopen – besides more tests! Mimi highlights’s “Resilience Roadmap” – plus the latest from Elon Musk, on behalf of his 14,000 workers. CLICK HERE TO WATCH MIMI GRANT’S 4:19-MINUTE VLOG