Leadership

   RYAN TSENG    CEO, Co-Founder  Qualcomm / WiPower | 16 patents issued | MIT | University of Florida, BS Electrical Engineering

RYAN TSENG
CEO, Co-Founder
Qualcomm / WiPower | 16 patents issued | MIT | University of Florida, BS Electrical Engineering

   BRIAN LOSEY    Partner  US Naval Special Warfare Command | National Security Council

BRIAN LOSEY
Partner
US Naval Special Warfare Command | National Security Council

   ANDREW REITER    CTO, Co-Founder  Draper Laboratory | Harvard, MS Robotics | Northwestern University, BS Chemical Engineering

ANDREW REITER
CTO, Co-Founder
Draper Laboratory | Harvard, MS Robotics | Northwestern University, BS Chemical Engineering

   NATHAN MICHAEL    Chief Scientific Officer  Associate Research Professor, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

NATHAN MICHAEL
Chief Scientific Officer
Associate Research Professor, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

   BRANDON TSENG    COO, Co-Founder  US Navy SEAL | Harvard, MBA | US Naval Academy, BS Mechanical Engineering

BRANDON TSENG
COO, Co-Founder
US Navy SEAL | Harvard, MBA | US Naval Academy, BS Mechanical Engineering

   GAYLE TZEMACH LEMMON    Partner, Chief Marketing Officer  2x Author NYT Best-Seller | CFR | PIMCO | ABC | Harvard, MBA

GAYLE TZEMACH LEMMON
Partner, Chief Marketing Officer
2x Author NYT Best-Seller | CFR | PIMCO | ABC | Harvard, MBA

 
 

Software, AI, and Autonomy

 
   CHRIS BARNGROVER    AI & Autonomy  SPAWAR | UCSD | Catepillar Inc. | UCSD, PhD & MS Computer Science | Purdue, BS Math and Computer Science

CHRIS BARNGROVER
AI & Autonomy
SPAWAR | UCSD | Catepillar Inc. | UCSD, PhD & MS Computer Science | Purdue, BS Math and Computer Science

   FRANK BOGART    AI & Autonomy  SPAWAR | UCSD, BS Computer Science

FRANK BOGART
AI & Autonomy
SPAWAR | UCSD, BS Computer Science




   KYLE CARBON    AI & Autonomy  SpaceX | Boeing | Stanford, MS Aeronautics & Astronautics | Harvey Mudd College, BS General Engineering

KYLE CARBON
AI & Autonomy
SpaceX | Boeing | Stanford, MS Aeronautics & Astronautics | Harvey Mudd College, BS General Engineering

   KEVIN CHOI    AI & Autonomy  Motorola Mobility | University of Michigan, MS Robotics | UCLA, BS Mechanical Engineering

KEVIN CHOI
AI & Autonomy
Motorola Mobility | University of Michigan, MS Robotics | UCLA, BS Mechanical Engineering


   ADAM DOWART    AI & Autonomy  Brain Corporation | Microsoft | SD Supercomputer Center | UCSD BS Computer Engineering

ADAM DOWART
AI & Autonomy
Brain Corporation | Microsoft | SD Supercomputer Center | UCSD BS Computer Engineering


   JAMES EDMONDSON    AI & Autonomy  CMU | MADARA & GAMS | 20 papers published | Vanderbilt, Ph.D. CS, MS Computer Science | Middle Tennessee State University, BS Computer Science

JAMES EDMONDSON
AI & Autonomy
CMU | MADARA & GAMS | 20 papers published | Vanderbilt, Ph.D. CS, MS Computer Science | Middle Tennessee State University, BS Computer Science

 
   VIB GANESH    AI & Autonomy  Facebook | TripAdvisor | Carnegie Mellon University, BS Computer Science, summa cum laude

VIB GANESH
AI & Autonomy
Facebook | TripAdvisor | Carnegie Mellon University, BS Computer Science, summa cum laude

   EVAN GRAVELLE    AI & Autonomy  SPAWAR | UCSD, Ph.D. Controls | UCSB BS Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude (first in his class)

EVAN GRAVELLE
AI & Autonomy
SPAWAR | UCSD, Ph.D. Controls | UCSB BS Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude (first in his class)

   SCOTT HOLLWEDEL    Software  Netgear | UCSD, BS Electrical Engineering

SCOTT HOLLWEDEL
Software
Netgear | UCSD, BS Electrical Engineering

   SAM KHALANDOVSKY    AI & Autonomy  MIT Lincoln Laboratory | Comma.ai | Worcester Polytechnic Institute, BS and MS in Robotics Engineering

SAM KHALANDOVSKY
AI & Autonomy
MIT Lincoln Laboratory | Comma.ai | Worcester Polytechnic Institute, BS and MS in Robotics Engineering

   CHET LEMON    Software  Microsoft | UCSD, BS Computer Science

CHET LEMON
Software
Microsoft | UCSD, BS Computer Science


   ALI MOMENI    Design & User Experience  Associate Professor of Interactive Art and Computational Design | Carnegie Mellon University PhD in Computer Music | UC Berkeley BA in Physics and Music | Swarthmore College

ALI MOMENI
Design & User Experience
Associate Professor of Interactive Art and Computational Design | Carnegie Mellon University
PhD in Computer Music | UC Berkeley
BA in Physics and Music | Swarthmore College

 
   PETER LOMMEL    AI & Autonomy  Draper Laboratory | Honeywell | MIT, MS Aeronatuics and Astronautics | University of Minnoesta, BS Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, summa cum laude

PETER LOMMEL
AI & Autonomy
Draper Laboratory | Honeywell | MIT, MS Aeronatuics and Astronautics | University of Minnoesta, BS Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, summa cum laude

   AATISH NAYAK    Software  Skurt | MongoDB | Uber | CMU BS Electrical Engineering & BS Computer Engineering

AATISH NAYAK
Software
Skurt | MongoDB | Uber | CMU BS Electrical Engineering & BS Computer Engineering

   ROMMEL PESIGAN    Software  GoPro | Slacker Radio | UCSD, MEng ECE & BS Computer Engineering, cum laude

ROMMEL PESIGAN
Software
GoPro | Slacker Radio | UCSD, MEng ECE & BS Computer Engineering, cum laude

   AMIN RAHIMI    AI & Autonomy  SPAWAR | UCSD BS Electrical Engineering

AMIN RAHIMI
AI & Autonomy
SPAWAR | UCSD BS Electrical Engineering

   SHOBHIT SRIVASTAVA    AI & Autonomy  CMU | Qualcomm R&D | CMU, MS Robotics

SHOBHIT SRIVASTAVA
AI & Autonomy
CMU | Qualcomm R&D | CMU, MS Robotics

   CONNIE SUN    AI & Autonomy  Northrop Grumman | Orbital ATK | NASA JPL | Purdue, MS Aerospace Engineering | Caltech, BS Mechanical Engineering

CONNIE SUN
AI & Autonomy
Northrop Grumman | Orbital ATK | NASA JPL | Purdue, MS Aerospace Engineering | Caltech, BS Mechanical Engineering

 
   KENNY YOKOYAMA    Software  Brain Corporation | Peregrine Semiconductor | UCSD, BS Computer Science

KENNY YOKOYAMA
Software
Brain Corporation | Peregrine Semiconductor | UCSD, BS Computer Science

 
 

Hardware and Robotics

   BEN ANDERSON    Hardware  GoPro | SP Motorsports Porsche Technician

BEN ANDERSON
Hardware
GoPro | SP Motorsports Porsche Technician

   ALLIE BERNARD    Testing  SDSU BS

ALLIE BERNARD
Testing
SDSU BS

   CONNOR KITE    Hardware  NASA Langley Research Center | Stanford, MS Mechanical Engineering | SMU, BS Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude

CONNOR KITE
Hardware
NASA Langley Research Center | Stanford, MS Mechanical Engineering | SMU, BS Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude

   MANAS MENON    Systems  20 patents issued | MIT, PhD Mechanical Engineering, MIT, MS Electrical & Mechanical Engineering | UC Berkeley, BS Bio-engineering, summa cum laude

MANAS MENON
Systems
20 patents issued | MIT, PhD Mechanical Engineering, MIT, MS Electrical & Mechanical Engineering | UC Berkeley, BS Bio-engineering, summa cum laude

   TRISTAN NOVAK    Hardware  NC State University, MS Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude | Clemson University, BS Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude

TRISTAN NOVAK
Hardware
NC State University, MS Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude | Clemson University, BS Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude

   ANDY PETERS    Testing  US Army Signals Intelligence | SDSU, MBA | UMUC, BS Computer and Information Science

ANDY PETERS
Testing
US Army Signals Intelligence | SDSU, MBA | UMUC, BS Computer and Information Science

   CHRISTIAN WESTER    Hardware  GoPro | Proctor & Gamble | Worcester Polytechnic Institute, BS Mechanical Engineering

CHRISTIAN WESTER
Hardware
GoPro | Proctor & Gamble | Worcester Polytechnic Institute, BS Mechanical Engineering

   MARK WHITE    Hardware  20 patents filed | Qualcomm | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, MS & BS Electrical Engineering

MARK WHITE
Hardware
20 patents filed | Qualcomm | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, MS & BS Electrical Engineering

   MITCH WHITE    Hardware  Northeastern University, MS & BS Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude

MITCH WHITE
Hardware
Northeastern University, MS & BS Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude

 
 

Business

 
   JIM CARLSON    Business  US Marine Corps | Stanford, JD and MBA | Stanford, BS Philosophy

JIM CARLSON
Business
US Marine Corps | Stanford, JD and MBA | Stanford, BS Philosophy

   ANDREW DIMITRUK    Talent  McKinsey & Company | US Marine Corps | MIT, MBA | Vanderbilt, Astrophysics

ANDREW DIMITRUK
Talent
McKinsey & Company | US Marine Corps | MIT, MBA | Vanderbilt, Astrophysics

   MICHELE MALEY    Marketing  ScoreStream | EvoNexus Incubator | UCSD, BA Communications & Economics

MICHELE MALEY
Marketing
ScoreStream | EvoNexus Incubator | UCSD, BA Communications & Economics

   JUSTIN MAPHET    Business  US Navy SEAL | USC, Masters in Business

JUSTIN MAPHET
Business
US Navy SEAL | USC, Masters in Business