Leveraging Technology For a Safe Return To Work Mitigating Employees Risks & Business Continuity

Apr 27, 2021 12:00 pm1:00 PM EST


Wondering how to get employees back to work safely? Learn how to transition teams back to in person work while maintaining a safe and productive environment for everyone. With the support of TraceSafe and Talon guests will hear how to avoid mass shutdowns of facilities and offices and how to ensure employees are safe and protected. This event will cover tools and products to get teams back to work during the pandemic as well as a deep dive into post covid uses and safety measures.

BWG Connect & Talon invite you to participate in an interactive discussion with your peers, exploring this shifting landscape.

As always, there will be no sales pitches and there is no cost to join.

Discussion Topics

  • Managing business & employee risk in a post-Covid vaccine world
  • Leveraging Covid-era tactics to manage resources
  • Implementing the right  Technologies in your contingency plan
  • Managing a vaccinated and unvaccinated workforce
  • A multi-facility approach to managing risks in a mobile workforce
  • How to create & ensure a safe workplace for you organization
  • Understanding how new regulations impact your workplace

Event Partners

Guest Speaker

Rod Dir

Chief Executive Officer at Talon Aerolytics

Rodney D. Dir was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Talon Aerolytics on June 6, 2017. Prior to joining Talon, served as a board director with NTELOS Wireless from October 2011 thru May 2016, in July 2014 he moved to the role of President and CEO at the request of the Board to evaluate strategic alternatives which resulted in a successful acquisition of the company.

Rodney was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Spectrum Bridge, Inc., a wireless spectrum management company, from May 2011-February 2014. From 2007 to 2011, he served as the Chief Operating Officer of Firethorn Holdings, Inc., a privately held provider of mobile banking and mobile commerce services, which was acquired by Qualcomm Incorporated as a wholly owned subsidiary in November 2007. From 2005 to 2007, he served as the Chief Operating Officer of Cincinnati Bell, Inc., a publicly traded company and provider of telecommunication services.

Gord Zeilstra

Chief Revenue Officer at TraceSafe Technologies

Gordon Zeilstra, formerly of SAP, Taleo and Monster.com, has spent 25 years working with start-up tech firms to assist in building their global profile, sales and delivery excellence. He has helped transform both consumer and B2B tech companies into billion dollar brands. Mr. Zeilstra has lived and worked in the US, Canada, Australia and Singapore and holds directorships in organizations across Asia, Canada and the US. He will be primarily responsible for establishing and scaling TraceSafe’s global sales team to address the global needs of government and enterprise contact tracing markets.

Event Moderator

Aaron Conant

Co-Founder & Managing Director at BWG Connect

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.

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Event Information

Apr 27, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:00 PM EST

Event format

Roundtable Layout
Featuring 20+ executives, where everyone can contribute, ask questions and learn from peers
On-Topic Discussions
Q&A format, moderated by BWG Connect with group interaction throughout
Make Connections
Opportunities to network before and after


What is BWG Strategy?

BWG Strategy is an essential research service for leading financial and corporate businesses that are focused on technology, media, telecom, ecommerce/consumer, and payments industries. BWG Strategy operates a highly targeted and vibrant network of industry executives, which is leveraged to deliver unique primary research and corporate intelligence services.
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