08/20/2019 -Jennifer Gill Roberts is a Bay Area native, technologist, repeat entrepreneur and seasoned venture capitalist. She co-founded her current venture fund, Grit Ventures in 2015 with her partner, Kelly Coyne, to focus on pre-seed investments in AI+ Robotics. Prior to Grit, Jennifer co-founded RallyOn, a wellness gaming startup, and served as Chair and Chief Marketing Officer.Read more
08/20/2019 -Justin Taylor serves as the Director for the Skunk Works Mission Systems Technology Research & Development organization at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Justin began his career at LM and has served in leadership roles progressing from virtual simulation experimentation to a variety of innovative flight test programs and now leading the research & development to integrate mission capabilities on airborne platforms and across the distributed battlespace.Read more
10/08/2018 -Brian Skiba is part of the Babylon Health team in the US focused on Products, Engineering & Solutions for the Americas market. Prior to joining Babylon he was the General Manager at Snow Software which acquired Intelligent Licensing where Brian was a co-founder and CEO. Prior to Intelligent Licensing, Brian was president of MaxID, a leader in mobile biometric identity and security. Mr.Read more
10/03/2017 -Ashish Gupta is VP, Engineering Fellow at Google. He leads the Data Infrastructure & Analysis (DIA) group at Google, building end-to-end integrated stack of highly extensible products for data ingestion, processing, storage, and analysis, helping power many critical Google products, and serving their data management and analysis needs (including AdWords, AdSense, Payments, Shopping, etc). Ashish holds a Masters in Computer Science from University of Texas at Austin and did his Bachelors in Computer Science from IIT Delhi.
10/03/2017 -Dr. Forest Baskett, Ph.D., joined New Enterprise Associates in 1999 and has been a General Partner since 2004. Dr. Baskett focuses on information technology investments and serves on the Board of Directors for several private and public companies. He served as the Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President at Graphics Properties Holdings, Inc. Prior to NEA, he served as a Senior Vice President of Research and Development and Chief Technology Officer at Silicon Graphics Inc. He served as an Advisor at ReShape, Inc.Read more
01/11/2017 -Dheeraj is the Founder, CEO & Chairman of Nutanix. He brings a wealth of experience of working at high growth enterprise software companies. Prior to founding Nutanix, Dheeraj was the VP of Engineering at Aster Data (now Teradata), where he helped build the product and its engineering team from the ground up. At Oracle, he managed the storage engine group for Oracle Database/Exadata, and co-authored numerous patents in the area of distributed databases.Read more
04/20/2016 -Jerrell Watts is currently Head of Algorithmic Trading at Point72. He was previously Head of Algorithmic Execution and Order Routing at Citadel LLC. At Citadel, he served in quantitative research roles on both the asset management and broker-dealer (Citadel Securities) sides of the business. Prior to Citadel, he was a high frequency portfolio manager at Merrill Lynch.Read more
04/20/2016 -Sean Scott joined Amazon in 2006 and has served as the Vice President of Robotics Engineering at Amazon since April 2017. Previously, Sean served as the Vice President of Consumer Experience Technology and was responsible for Amazon’s home page, product pages, and the checkout experience worldwide, across all devices (PC, phone, tablet). Previously, Sean managed tech and product for Apparel/Shoes, MYHABIT (including launch), Bestsellers, Recommendations (customer who bought also … ), Consumer Electronics Tech and Automotive Tech. Read more
04/20/2016 -Mickey Ristroph is a co-founder and CEO of Mutual Mobile. He guides Mutual Mobile’s research and development efforts for next-generation tools and platforms. He consults on the strategic direction of the company and has been the driving force behind Mutual Mobile’s ability to extend both the technological and market impact of the mobile platform.Read more
04/20/2016 -Raghu Ramakrishnan is CTO for Data and a Technical Fellow in the Cloud and Enterprise (C&E) division at Microsoft.
His work in database systems has influenced query optimization in commercial database systems and the design of window functions in SQL:1999. He has written the widely used text “Database Management Systems”, and received the ACM SIGKDD Innovations Award, the ACM SIGMOD Contributions Award and the 10-Year Test-of-Time Award, a Distinguished Alumnus Award from IIT Madras, and a Packard Foundation Fellowship.