New Leadership Requirements for a Digitally Driven World
The Fall 2017 Distinguished Speaker Series, presented by the UCI Paul Merage School of Business & the Center for Digital Transformation, highlights the leadership perspectives, ethical frameworks, decision making processes and insights of top business leaders in the industry. This is a great opportunity to network with approximately 300 corporate professionals, community leaders, MBA students, faculty members and campus staff.
Admission to the presentation is complimentary. We encourage you to register early as seats are on a first come basis. For questions, please contact Leslie Fell at email@example.com. Business attire required.
CEO, GE Digital and Chief Digital Officer (CDO), GE
GE Digital, a $6B business of GE, provides premier digital software solutions and services for the industrial world. GE Digital supports customers globally with a broad range of Industrial Internet applications, including asset performance management, operations optimization, brilliant manufacturing, platform-as-a-service, cloud and cyber security.
A 30-year veteran of the software and internet industries, Bill Ruh joined GE in 2011 to establish its Industrial Internet strategy and lead the convergence of the physical and digital worlds within GE. His focus is on building advanced software and analytics capabilities, and driving the global strategy, operations and portfolio of software services across all of GE’s businesses. Ruh has led the charge to develop the first cloud-based platform for the industrial world. He earned a bachelors and masters degree in Computer Science from California State University, Fullerton.