Anthony J. Risica Lecture: “The Unpredictable Journey”

Anthony J. Risica Lecture Series on Innovation and Entrepreneurship 
In a lecture entitled “The Unpredictable Journey,” Ralph Perfetto '84, M.B.A. '87, Ph.D. '11 discusses entrepreneurship through his experience as a co-founder and executive at Optum’s Patient Insights Division. 

Ralph Perfetto has over twenty years proven record in strategic leadership, business development, product development, sales, marketing and technological solutions for all facets of healthcare quality and outcomes measurement. 

Perfetto started out as an engineer, but found entrepreneurial success in healthcare through disruptive innovation, great timing, corporate flexibility, life-long learning, and a splash of good luck.

A reception will follow at the University Club. Cost: Free.Contact: , College of Engineering, 401.874.2186 or

Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 3:30pm

Kirk Center, Auditorium
92 Upper College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

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College of Business Administration, Alumni Relations


College of Engineering
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Annie Jones

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401.874.2186 or

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