Orkand Chair Distinguished Lecture Series

The Orkand Chair Distinguished Lecture Series is sponsored by University of Maryland University College (UMUC) to promote research and scholarship at UMUC. The series features internationally acclaimed speakers in the fields of management, technology, or education who discuss trends and advancements in these areas.

Hosted at UMUC headquarters in Maryland, the series is open to the UMUC community and general public.

Spring 2015 Orkand Chair Distinguished Lecture Series

On March 25, The Center for Innovation in Learning and Student Success, will host distinguished guest, Norman R. Augustine, Retired Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation and Member, University System of Maryland Board of Regents. 

Speaking on

Innovation Lessons from Industry: Applying Breakthrough Ideas in Higher Education

March 25, 2014
College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
UMUC
Potomac Ballroom
Adelphi, MD 20783
7:30–8:30 p.m.

Norman R. Augustine, retired Chairman and CEO, Lookheed Martin Corporation and Member, University System of Maryland Board of Regents

A question-and-answer session and reception will follow the discussion.

The Orkand Chair was established through an endowment from Donald S. Orkand, founder of the Orkand Corporation and former chair of UMUC's Board of Visitors, to advance research and scholarship at UMUC by bringing scholars of national repute to serve at the UMUC Graduate School.

To attend the event, RSVP here.