Press Release (ePRNews.com) - WASHINGTON - Apr 22, 2020 - Ideagen is dedicated to providing a global platform to foster cross-sector collaboration by the world’s leading Brands, Companies, NGOs and Public Sector to create innovative solutions via collaboration at scale while creating awareness of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
IdeagenTV, powered by Azure and presented globally by Microsoft, presents the launch of the new Gretchen O’Hara guest-hosted series this upcoming Earth Day, Wednesday, April 22 at 3 p.m. EST. Gretchen O’Hara, Microsoft VP US AI & Sustainability Strategy & Partnership, will begin her new show on IdeagenTV, where she will host leading luminaries, industry leaders, CEOs and influencers each month. As they continue to expand their content across all platforms, Ideagen is honored to include this new guest-hosted series, led by an industry leader with over 25 years of experience in the tech industry both across the United States and worldwide. Currently, Gretchen is building a path for Microsoft’s U.S. expansion of its Artificial Intelligence, Cloud and Sustainability initiatives to become carbon negative by 2030. Gretchen believes “AI and Sustainability will change and shape how we live; it is through strategic partnerships, innovation, and ecosystem activation that Microsoft will achieve these ambitious goals.” The strategic partnership between Ideagen and Microsoft will further this impact and scale by providing viewers from across the globe with key industry insights and perspectives and further global expansion of the Women In Cloud Accelerator.
In the inaugural guest-hosted monthly series, Gretchen will interview Toni Townes-Whitley. Toni Townes-Whitley, President of US Regulated Industries at Microsoft, serves as one of the tech industry’s and Microsoft’s leaders. Her track record as a global leader includes strong cross-sector collaboration skills focused on inclusion and equity. Her team of over 2,000 drives digital innovation across regulated industries like Financial Services, Healthcare, and Life Sciences. Toni is passionate about applying technology to global issues to create a positive societal change with a lasting impact.
The next Ideagen TV Series with Gretchen O’Hara will be broadcast live on May 20, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. ET for the live broadcast, with guest BJ Moore from Providence St. Joseph Health.