Lessons in Breaking Barriers, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Diversity & Inclusion, NYC
HUT Consulting was hired to present on Diversity and Inclusion to the employees of SMBC (Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation) in their first event of the year and hosted by the company’s oldest employee resource group, Women’s Inclusion Network. It was very well attended from 5 different New York offices with more men than women in the audience. The event was opened with welcome remarks by the CEO and many stayed afterwards to network and ask questions.
Where Space, Big Data, and Healthcare Converge, a celestialdata and Sullivan Law event in New York City
Wearing two hats, HUT Consulting CEO and Co-Founder of celestialdata, Harumi Urata-Thompson moderated a lively panel addressing the convergence of the Space economy, Big Data, and Healthcare IT services. Harumi balanced the Q&A by tying together myriad threads of discussion around block chain, big data and artificial intelligence, healthcare and big data analytics.
Panel experts in their fields, Sullivan Law’s Chair of Fintech and Blockchain, Joel Telpner sat with Chief Scientist, Symanto & Columbia University’s Adjunct Professor Yassine Benajiba, and Kelly H. Zou, VP, Head of Medical Analytics and Insights, Upjohn, Pfizer. Alongside them, Lucas Fonseca, Co-Founder and Chief Space Officer of celestialdata, spoke to the trends in the Space economy and how big data from outer space can be brought down to help life sciences leapfrog to improve human health on earth.
National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA) New York event, Solo’s Data Security CLE
HUT Consulting was requested to present cybersecurity topics to small and solo office lawyers on how to cyber-secure their practice, as part of their Continuing Legal Education (CLE) requirements, and also to teach them best practices for this emerging discipline.
Bridging the Gap Between Secondary Markets & Blockchain
Blockchain Innovation & Networking Club and Fintech Connector hosted an evening where select group of subject matter experts provided their insights on everything from the sentiment and role of secondary markets in today’s industry. HUT Consulting was invited to take a part of event. The evening was filled with active discussion.
Harumi Urata-Thompson conducted a webinar presentation tackling AI issues head on. As modern economies increasingly rely on artificial intelligence (AI) to make lives more effective and predictive, we explore qualitative obstacles to and solutions for developing unbiased and issue-free AI algorithms.
2019 New York Block Plus Summit
BitMart Labs hosted the 2019 Block Plus Summit during the blockchain week, bringing together the elite of the blockchain industry from top entrepreneur, exchange platforms, advisory firms, and law firms where everyone shared their insights into STO and HUT Consulting was provided an opportunity to discuss the secondary trading challenges.
Cybersecurity at PMINJ 2019 Symposium
On May 6 2019, project management professional industry leaders from across the state attended PMINJ’s 33rd Annual Regional Symposium at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, NJ. This year’s theme showcased “Project Management in a Digital World” and HUT Consulting was invited to present cybersecurity subject to the completely sold out crowd.
Globally Local Blockchain FinTech and AI Symposium
Jeanensis Capital Markets hosted the Globally Local” blockchain, FinTech, and AI sympsium 2019 in New York to which HUT Consulting was invited to speak, joining top industry leaders, investors, innovators, corporate executives and academia. Harumi Urata-Thompson has spoken on 2 separate panels – “Mentoring Diverse and Inclusive Leaders in Blockchain, Fintech, and AI” and “AI Developments in Fintech and Blockchain” given her expertise.
“Project Managing a Project Management Career” for PMI New York Chapter
HUT Consulting was requested to share the CEO’s career with the PMI New York Chapter in front of a room full of people to address career development that has taken a place over 3 continents and different industries.