Re-Entry Roundtable Series
While vaccine distribution will soon make re-entry possible, many business leaders have questions:
As part of our ongoing efforts to help you prepare for a safe and productive return to your office, Optimal Networks is thrilled to host a roundtable discussion with Dr. Grace Macalino to answer these questions and more.
Dr. Macalino, a passionate presenter, holds a PhD in Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins, and graduate degrees in Physiology and Public Health from Georgetown and George Washington University. She is the Founder & CEO of Marimac Insight, a management consulting firm that provides executive scientific advisory services.
After offering her expert advice on key considerations for work post-vaccine, she will answer any and all questions you have.
Friday, June 11th at 1:30 EST
Re-Entry Roundtable with Jenn Banga, LEED AP
What does a post-COVID hybrid-friendly office space look like? How do we balance safety, productivity, and culture in our design? Can we use our space to promote inclusion and engagement? How do we realistically make these changes happen?
Friday, June 18th at 1:30 EST
Re-Entry Roundtable with Kathy Albarado, Helios HR
What conversations do we need to have around vaccinations? What steps can we take to prevent burnout? What benefits and policies make most sense for a hybrid workforce? How do we know if our people are (and stay) engaged?
Friday, July 9th at 1:30 EST
Re-Entry Roundtable with Frank Schipani, Optimal Networks
How does hybrid work change the nature of cybersecurity? What new threats should also influence our defense and response strategies? What are current best practices to protect data where it lives? Which measures are top priority, and which can wait?
The latest developments in the threat landscape, examples of sophisticated long-con scams, which defenses are now bare minimum, how to realistically keep pace.
The opportunities this presents to employers, risks to consider (and mitigate) at the HR and IT levels, how to best support a permanently dispersed team
The practical and emotional benefits of effective collaboration, risks of not having a defined solution, how to promote company-wide adoption.
How to promote adoption of new collaboration tools to maximize efficiency, productivity, and engagement.
How to balance sensitive HR, IT, and financial responsibilities amidst a pandemic and recession.
How work arrangements will change, signs you aren’t yet prepared, and the most viable technology setups to maximize security and productivity.
How telework impacts engagement, strategies to deliver a digital culture, and how to maintain alignment.
A rapid-fire security training session to empower your team to identify and avoid the latest threats.
6 major ways our businesses changed over the course of 2020, which of these changes will stick, and how to prepare (today) for the resulting landscape.
What new challenges video conferencing introduces, how to adapt your approach to meet individual needs, concrete guidelines to consider
How working from home puts you at risk, considerations from tech, HR, and financial perspectives, brass tacks recommendations on your IT setup.
Current threats to your network, how digital fraudsters exploit holes in your IT security to defraud you and your customers, best practices to prevent cyber fraud.
Tools to help replicate benefits of in-person communication, strategies for promoting team interaction, and what you can NOT expect when it comes to digital cultures.
What the pandemic taught us, contingencies to prepare for, and top 5 business continuity best practices.
Creating effective home offices, enhancing remote work capabilities, and key policy changes to consider.