Pietro Valsecchi, PhD — PTC Operational Excellence Expert at Covestro. Registered Professional Engineer with more than 10 years experience in R&D, manufacturing, and project management. Technical specialization in fluid-dynamics and structural mechanics. Expertise ranging from the oil & gas industry to the food industry, and from the automotive industry to consumer products. In every project, success has been driven by strengths of team, attention to details, and accurate planning.
Joy Montgomery — Founder & Executive Director for Commerce out of Landfill, Inc. (COOL). Continuous improvement coach, National Alumni Chair, Process Development Lead, and Mentor for the Cleantech Open. Ms. Montgomery has over 30 years in constraints management, process development, standards development & structured analysis.
Jeff Macon — The Lyles Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Director, Innovate Fresno State. Program Manager at Fresno State's WET (Water, Energy, and Technology) Center. Program manager for the BlueTechValley (bluetechvalley.org), helping ventures commercialize in the water, energy, and agriculture technology markets.