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BRAND PROTECTION STRATEGY SUMMIT SPEAKER BIOS E-COMMERCE SPEAKERS (CONT.) have appeared in the International Criminal Justice Review, Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Global Crime, European Journal of Criminology, International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice, Trends in Organized Crime, and Journal of Brand Management. Donna Gregory is the Unit Chief at the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) under the FBI Cyber Division, Cyber Operations Engagement Section and leads a Unit of approximately 45 Cyber and Criminal Division staff. UC Gregory has served with the FBI for 23 years, entering on duty July 1994. Her primary focus is working with both the private and public sector to develop effective alliances, define growing trends, and ensure IC3 filed information is processed for investigative and intelligence purposes for law enforcement and public awareness. She has been with the IC3 since its development in 2000. Prior to the IC3, Ms. Gregory was a Supervisor in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) where she assisted in the set up phase of NICS program after the implementation of the Brady Bill. Hairong Li is a Professor of Advertising, faculty associate of the Center for Business and Social Analytics, and core faculty of Asian Studies Center, Michigan State University. His research covers the uses, effects and implications of digital technology in advertising, communication and marketing. He has received grants from Baidu, Google, WPP, Microsoft, Marketing Science Institute, American Academy of Advertising, MSU Foundation and other sources. He has published extensively, and his articles have appeared in many top journals, such as the Journal of Advertising, Journal of Advertising Research, International Journal of Advertising, Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, New Media and Society, Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Psychology and Marketing, Journal of Interactive Marketing, and Journal of International Business Studies. Dr. Li is a founding editor of the Journal of Interactive Advertising and an editorial board member of three major academic journals in the United States and Europe. His professional experience also includes chair for the American Academy of Advertising 2017 Pre-conference on computational advertising in Boston and 2014 Pre-conference on big data for advertising research and education in Atlanta, guest editor of a special issue on big data for the Journal of Advertising, visiting professor at City University of Hong Hong, executive director for Panmedia Institute in Beijing, senior visiting scholar at Tsinghua University, chair of the American Academy of Advertising 2009 Asia-Pacific Conference in Beijing, speaker for a FTC mobile commerce town hall meeting, chair of the AAA 2004 Publications Committee, and Fulbright Scholar at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Jay Kennedy is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Anti-Counterfeiting and Product Protection (A-CAPP) and School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University. He received his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati, where he was Graduate School Dean’s Distinguished Fel low, as well as a Yates Scholar. While at the University of Cincinnati, Jay was awarded a Graduate Minority Fellowship from the American Society of Criminology, and received several research grants and awards. A graduate of the MBA program at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati, his research focuses upon deviance within corporations. Specifically, his research and published works explore issues of employee theft within small businesses, the multi-level antecedents of corporate crime, and the role business ethics plays in decision-making. Prior to attending graduate school, Jay spent just over 8 years working for a number of corporations in the metro Detroit area, including a major non-profit organization, a family-owned automotive supplier, and a Fortune 100 corporation. Kebharu Smith is a Senior Trial Attorney with the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section (CCIPS) of the United States Department of Justice’s Criminal Division where he prosecutes IP crime and trains prosecutors, law enforcement officers, and foreign delegates 14