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.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Lex Fridman

Lex Fridman is a postdoc at MIT, working on computer vision and deep learning approaches in the context of self-driving cars with a human-in-the-loop. His work focuses on large-scale, real-world data, with the goal of building intelligent systems that have real world impact. Lex received his BS, MS, and PhD from Drexel University where he…

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Dominique Guinard

Dominique Guinard is the CTO and co-founder of EVRYTHNG, an IoT PaaS managing billions of connected products. Before that, Dom was a Web of Things pioneer at ETH Zurich and MIT where he worked on his Ph.D. Dom is also an IoT expert with more than a decade spent working on projects for Oracle, the…

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Isaac Ehrenberg

Isaac Ehrenberg (MS ’09,PhD ’13) is currently a Senior Member of the Technical Staff at the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory. Previously, Isaac was a member Auto-ID Lab at MIT, where his research focused on robotics, automation, and manufacturing solutions to electromagnetic problems for the Internet of Things.

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Simon Mayer

Simon Mayer is a senior researcher at the Siemens Web of Systems Research Group in Berkeley, USA. He received his PhD in Computer Science from ETH Zurich for his work on empowering people and machine clients to interact with and manage Web-based smart environments.  Simon’s long-term research goal is to contribute to a methodology and system that will…

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Fadel Adib

Fadel Adib is an Assistant Professor at MIT. He leads the Signal Kinetics research group at the MIT Media Lab. His group explores and develops new technologies that can extend human and computer abilities in communication, sensing, and actuation. Fadel’s research has been identified as one of the 50 ways MIT has transformed Computer Science over the past 50 years….

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Rahul Bhattacharyya

Rahul Bhattacharyya is a Research Scientist at the Auto-ID Labs, MIT. He obtained a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from MIT. His research encompasses the development and integration of technologies that form the framework for IoT. He is interested in pervasive wireless sensor design using smart materials and predictive analytics for fault detection. Rahul has served…

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