Director, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan
Managing Director of Hatteras Discovery and Venture Partner at Hatteras Venture Partners
Co-Founder and CEO, Wetpaint
Vice president, chief strategy and operating officer of the Texas Medical Center
Office Optional is a new conference exploring tools and techniques for successful distributed teams. Talk themes include: collaborating with remote team members; building trust at a distance; hiring, onboarding and training remote employees; managing across time zones, lots of time zones; systems for communicating more and emailing less; convincing colleagues to experiment with new tools; tips and tricks for video calls, group chat, brainstorming software and more; making in-person meetings very useful; setting up satellite offices; the mechanics of successfully working from home.
Information and registration here.