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Technologically Speaking Podcast Season Two

Access each episode along with related resources and show notes below.

September 11, 2023
Bonus Episode: We Accomplished Some Really Amazing Things in a Really Challenging Time
Past and present leadership reflects on 9/11 and 20 years of S&T.
We Accomplished Some Really Amazing Things in a Really Challenging Time


May 31, 2023
Episode 9: Any Place Where People Congregate
We asked S&T’s Ali Fadel all about soft target security—including what a soft target actually is—and learned about tech deployed to this month’s NFL Draft in Kansas City.
Technologically Speaking Ep 9 image of a crowd gathered by a white tent


May 24, 2023
Episode 8: Improving the Current Fleet
Quicker screening, safer testing. S&T’s Robert Klueg shares how TSA’s fleet of security equipment will keep us safe and on the move.
Improving the Current Fleet


May 17, 2023
S&T’s Screening at Speed program is working to enhance the airport security process. Learn how with this week’s guest, Dr. John Fortune, in the first of a 2-part series.
Sign Security Checkpoint


May 10, 2023
How are modeling and simulation helping to protect us? Syed Mohammad answers this question and more on this week’s episode.
Representing the Reality of Situations


May 3, 2023
Learn how to think of a rad/nuc incident as just another hazard responders and their communities can plan for with program manager Orly Amir.
chemical spill visual over city


April 26, 2023
Shane Cullen delves into S&T’s digital forensics work and the edge it gives law enforcement in fighting criminal activity on the dark web and beyond.
Keeping Criminals Up at Night


April 19, 2023
The work Patricia Wolfhope does to combat online child sexual exploitation is sobering. It’s also vitally important and inspiring.
Pain That Hurts and Pain That Alters


April 12, 2023
Dr. Ann Cox demystifies the complex topic of quantum information science and how it will help in the future.
It’s Going to be World Changing Podcast Season 2 Ep. 2


April 5, 2023
Dr. Sam Howerton unlocks a world of imagination and exploration as he shares his unique perspective on science.
The Power of Play Episode 1


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Meet Your Hosts

Deepak Saini

Deepak Saini is a media strategist for the Communications and Outreach Division. Prior to joining S&T, Deepak was an award-winning television news journalist for several TV affiliates across the country. Deepak earned a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from San Francisco State University.

John Verrico

John Verrico is Chief of Media & Community Relations for the Communications and Outreach Division. John is a U.S. Navy veteran and has served for over 40 years in military, state, and federal agencies. He is a leadership trainer, motivational speaker, and best-selling author. John earned a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Norwich University and a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies/Communications from Excelsior College.

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Last Updated: 05/09/2024
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