An experienced professional brings a new edge to the role of panel moderator/facilitator for any important meeting or conference, either before a live audience or on-line. Gene Randall deftly handles subjects ranging from politics, world affairs and trade to health care, homebuilding, energy policy and the business of business. Give him a topic and Randall takes it from there.
AMONG GENE’S PANEL-MODERATING/DISCUSSION-LEADER APPEARANCES:
June, 2010, Leading Authorities 2010 Energy Panel at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Washington, DC. Randall moderated a panel on The BP Oil Spill and Beyond, with former Republican Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott of Mississippi, former Senator John Breaux (D., Louisiana), John Hofmeister, author of “Why We Hate the Oil Companies” and Jeremy Rifkin, best-selling author and President of the Foundation on Economic Trends.
October, 2008, California Inland Empire District Export Council national meeting, Palm Springs, California. Two panels on the importance of U.S foreign trade with an emphasis on the debate over Free Trade Agreements and acted as Master of Ceremonies.
Moderating DEC discussion on foreign trade, Palm Springs, Oct, ’08.
Industry Data Exchange Association, Washington, DC National Harbour, Annual
Meeting. Acted as Master of Ceremonies and moderated a panel on electrical industry efforts to broaden the use of data synchronization and IDEA’s role in explaining the benefits of E-commerce.
Moderating IDEA conference, Washington, September, 2008
Moderating panel for the National Co-operative Bank
National District Export Council Conference, Tampa, Fl. The Great Debate, 2007, Moderated four panels for an audience of exporters, trade specialists and Commerce Department officials: The Politics of Trade, The Stakeholders of Trade, In the Trenches of Trade, and one other.
Industry Data Exchange Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2007, Moderated a panel on “The Power of Information”, exploring the benefits of data synchronization as an element of E-Business.
The National Co-operative Bank (NCB), Washington,
DC. Moderated a panel on the effect of Big Box stores on America’s retail economy.
National Association of Electrical Manufacturers, Washington, DC.Moderated panel of CEOs from Underwriters Laboratories, CSA and Intertek on electrical testing standards.
National Autobody Congress and Exposition, Las Vegas. Moderated six person panel on “The Total Loss Dilemma”.
November, 2006: Big Builder conference, Las Vegas. Moderated panel of three major homebuilding CEOs on the state of the industry.
Cooperative Development Foundation, Washington, DC. Moderated three panel discussions on how coops could help the United States meet the growing needs of seniors; in addition, wrote, produced and narrated 12 minute video based on the event.
Commission on Energy Policy/Securing America’s Future Energy: Washington, D.C.:Moderated panel of nine former top U.S. government officials on the vulnerability of the U.S. oil supply and the implications for national security.
January, 2005: The Engelhard Corporation leadership conference, Savannah, Georgia, moderated 5 panel discussions and a CEO live audience interview on company growth strategy.
October, 2004: National Association of Convenience Stores annual meeting, Las Vegas; moderated a James Carville-Newt Gingrich debate on the Presidential campaign.
October, 2004: Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PhRMA) annual meeting, Phoenix. Host/discussion leader for five panels on P-B-M industry issues.
January, 2004: The Engelhard Corporation, Annual Leadership Meeting, Orlando, closed-circuit
tv anchoring of report on company highlights of 2003.
November, 2003: American Association of Health Plans/Health Insurance Association of America Convention, emceeing and panel moderating, Las Vegas, Nevada.
October, 2003: Pharmaceutical Care Management Association annual meeting, emceeing and panel moderating, Indian Wells, Ca.
March 2003: Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association, panel moderating, Annual Meeting, Naples, Florida.
October, 2002: Health Insurance Association of America, New Orleans, Annual Convention Emcee and Panel Host
July, 2002: U-S Chamber of Commerce,
Political Panel Moderating, Pasadena, CA.
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June, 2002, 2003:
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores, San Diego, Las Vegas; both years, moderated 19 half hour webcast panel discussions with industry experts and opinion makers.
March 2002: The Pharmaceutical Research
and Manufacturers of America, Palm Beach, Florida, Annual Meeting: moderated Panels on Bioterrorism, health issues in Congress and the view from the states with (fmr) Governors John Rowland (R., Conn.) and James Mcgreevey (D., NJ)
December, 2001: Committee of 100, Scottsdale, Arizona; moderated panel discussion of trade association advocacy strategies in a post-September 11th world.
October, 2001: “Leading Authorities” Symposium: “Everything You Need To Know To Run Your Association After September 11th”, Washington, D.C. Moderated six panel discussions featuring former FEMA Director James Lee Witt, Former NTSB Chairman Jim Hall, fmr. Air Transport Association President Carol Hallet, former United Nations Chief Weapons Inspector, Richard Butler, Judith Kipper, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Kevin Hasset, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute.
June, 2001:The National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Las Vegas; three days of live and webcast panel-hosting with industry experts and opinion makers.