The 2014 General Hugh Shelton Leadership Forum was held:
Friday, November 21, 2014
McKimmon Conference and Training Center
NC State University
The Honorable Elaine Chao
The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, who served as the US Secretary of Labor from 2001 to 2009, is the first Asian Pacific American woman in american history to be appointed to the President’s cabin. As Secretary, she focused on increasing the competitiveness of America’s workforce in a global economy and achieved record results in workplace safety and health.
Dean Kamen is the founder and president of DEKA Research & Development Corporation. Examples of technologies developed by DEKA include the HomeChoice™ portable dialysis machine, the iBOT™ Mobility System, the Segway™ Human Transporter, a DARPA-funded robotic arm, a new and improved Stirling engine, and the Slingshot water purifier.