Deborah L. Westphal is Managing Director for Toffler Associates, a Strategy Advisory firm. She is recognized for her expertise in strategy, innovation and organizational transformation. She helps organizations understand the forces that drive change in their industries and the world, and identifies the best courses of action to create enduring success. Westphal is an acknowledged expert in the aerospace industry and brings a wealth of experience in a wide range of other sectors including materials, transportation, security, hospitality, and telecommunications, as well as U.S. defense, intelligence and civilian government.
Leaders from industry, defense and civil space will draw on successes and obstacles in their own careers to advise New Gen professionals about how to get ahead and which key attributes and skills are needed for the next generation of space professionals to be successful leaders.