Richard Whitney

Richard Whitney is the VP of Product at Particle. He previously led product at Lockitron; picked up a master’s degree from the MIT Media Lab; collaborated with OK Go, had installations at MOCA, LACMA and the V&A; worked at NASA, Idealab, and Samsung; and made an app-controlled liquor cabinet—though not in that order.


Tod Hynes

Thomas (Tod) Hynes is a Senior Lecturer in the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship. He teaches Energy Ventures, a graduate-level course that guides teams of business, engineering, science, and policy students through the process of creating new energy ventures. Hynes is also the founder and president of XL Hybrids, a company which addresses one…


Srini Devadas

Srini Devadas is the Webster Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and has has been on the MIT EECS faculty since 1988. He served as Associate Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, with responsibility for Computer Science, from 2005 to 2011. Devadas’s research interests span Computer-Aided Design (CAD), computer security…


Brian Subirana

Brian Subirana is Director of the MIT Auto-ID Laboratory and Research Scientist at MIT. He has been affiliated with MIT for over 20 years in various capacities including Visiting Professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He has also taught at programs from various Business Schools (MIT Sloan, Harvard, Stanford, IESE, INSEAD). He spent…