Join the CIE for the next Conversations in Innovation session to learn about product and service innovation from smart leaders of great companies

Dr. Peter Angeline

Strategic Futurist, Hershey Company

Dr. Peter Angeline is a Strategic Futurist with The Hershey Company in Hershey PA, focusing on the curation and accelerated adoption of relevant emerging digital technologies. He’s held various titles, such as Chief Data Scientist, Vice President of Analytics and Technology, and Principal Scientist at various companies, small and large. Pete is the founding General Chairman of the IEEE Conference on Evolutionary Computation, the author of more than 40 scientific papers and the editor of several books, journals, and conferences.

Betsy Hamm

CEO, Duck Donuts

Betsy Hamm oversees the overall direction of the organization and leads the development of the company’s long- and short-term goals and strategic initiatives. She works alongside her team to identify and provide the necessary tools and resources to ensure franchisees achieve ultimate profitability and success. In her previous role as chief operating officer, she oversaw operations, marketing and business development, focusing on product development and daily operations. Betsy also serves on the Board of Directors for The Salvation Army Harrisburg Capital City Region and Living Well Institute.


David B. Skerpon

Senior V.P., Enterprise Marketing Capital Blue Cross

David B. Skerpon is currently the Senior Vice President, Enterprise Marketing Capital BlueCross, located in Central Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. Skerpon’s role in banking and healthcare insurance has allowed him to be very active in the community and combine his career with his passion of being a community leader. Skerpon has also been recognized by Central Pennsylvania Business Journals Forty under Forty Top Business Leaders.