2.0 Conference Video

Introduction and Purpose

PostalVision 2020 Initiative ethos. 2.0 Conference objectives and methodology. John Callan, Managing Director, Ursa Major Associates

 

Platform Possibilities

Phil Simon, Author of “The Age of the Platform, How Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google Have Redefined Business”

 

Panel: Platform Perspectives

A “Platform Approach” to envisioning the future postal ecosystem in America

Moderator: Jeff Jarvis, Author of “Public Parts”, “Gutenberg the Geek” and “What Would Google Do?”

Panelists : Marshall Van Alstyne, Associate Professor at Boston University and Visiting Professor at MIT Center for Digital Business Syed Hoda, General Manager Emerging Solutions Group, Cisco Systems Phil Simon, Author, of “The Age of the Platform, How Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google Have Redefined Business”

 

Physical Layer – Network Infrastructure

Speaker: Pierre Kacha, decision analysis partners

Physical Layer – Trends

Speaker: Mark Schoeman, President, Colography Group, Inc

 

Panel: Physical Layer – Products

An examination of attributes of Postal Service physical infrastructure, its scale, scope and the physical items that are delivered upon it. And, a conversation of what society will need from the physical platform in the future.

Moderator: John Callan, Managing Director, Ursa Major Associates

Panelists: Network Infrastructure – Pierre Kacha, decision analysis partners Print – Jody Berenblatt, Postal Advisor, GrayHair Software Trends – Mark Schoeman, Colography Group, Inc. Parcels – David Loonam,VP Sales/Product/Market Management , DHL Global Mail Printed Matter – Matthew (Matt) Kammerait, Product Manager – Interactive Print Solutions, Quad Graphics

 

Digital Layer – Trends

Speaker: Matt Swain, Associate Director, Document Outsourcing for InfoTrends.  .post domain – Farah Abdallah, E-business Expert, Universal Postal Union

 

Digital Layer Panel

Panel: Digital Layer

An exploration of digital influences, trends and products operating on postal platforms and their places meeting the needs of society in the future

Moderator: Matt Swain, Associate Director, Document Outsourcing for InfoTrends

Panelists: Email – VA Shiva Ayyadurai, Founder & Chairman EchoMail Inc. E-products – Farah Abdallah, E-business Expert, Universal Postal Union Digital solutions – Bernard Gracy, Pitney Bowes Social Media – Larry Weber, Social media marketing guru, Chairman of W2 Group

 

Morning Keynote – Values

Speaker: Ruth Goldway, Chairman, Postal Regulatory Commission

 

Intrinsic Values

Speaker: Mohammed Adra, Office of the U.S. Postal Service – Inspector General

 

Panel: Intrinsic Values Layer

A discussion about the uniquely representative inherent values of the U.S. Postal Service that congeal to meet the needs of all of American society, serving out its mission to bind the nation together

Moderator: Mohammed Adra, Office of the Inspector General (IG) for the U.S. Postal Service

Panelists: Jim Campbell, Legal Consultant on Postal Regulatory Issues Charles Prescott , Executive Director, Global Addressing Standards Association, Inc. Fred Rolando, President of the National Association of Letter Carriers Gene DelPolito, President, Association of Postal Commerce

 

Intellectual Property

Speaker: John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman, ipCapital Group

Business Models

Speaker: Gene Del Polito, President, Association of Postal Commerce

Panel: Possibilities

An imaginative conversation about possibilities for meeting postal needs in the future and about whom should provide them and how.

Moderator: Jeff Jarvis, Buzzmachine.com, Author, of “Public Parts”, “Guttenberg the Geek” and “What Would Google Do?”

Panelists: Daryl Jackson, Postal Industry Segment Leader, Deloitte Services LP Elmar Toime, Director, E Toime Consulting Ltd., and international postal industry expert Ron Bloom, Lazard/National Association of Letter Carriers Gene Del Polito, President, Association for Postal Commerce.

 

Postal Reform

A discussion about Congressional actions and prospects for legislation

Speaker: Jessica Lowrence, Executive Vice President, PostCom

Panel: Policy Directions

A discussion with key policy influencers towards policy possibilities.

Moderator: Gene Del Polito, President, Association for Postal Commerce

Panelists: Paul Vogel, President, Digital Solutions, U.S. Postal Service Mohammed Adra, Office of the Inspector General (IG) for the U.S. Postal Service Ian Volner, Partner, Venable LLP – postal regulatory issues Teresa Anderson, Assistant Director, U.S. Government Accountability Office

 

Closing comments

John Callan, Gene Del Polito, Mohammed Adra