Innovation Team

Nibir Dhar

Dr. Dhar is the founder of iDISPLA initiative currently serving as the Chief Scientist for science & technology at the US Army C5ISR Center NVESD.

Ken Spedden

Mr. Spedden is the founder, leader, and managing director for Innovative Solutions Consortium an international science and technology nonprofit think tank.

Bobby Keener

Mr. Keener is the Chief Executive Officer for Civilian Cyber and former innovation officer for the Department of Education at Commonwealth of Virginia.

Melvin Greer

Mr. Melvin Greer is the managing director of Greer Institute and Chief Data Scientist, Americas, Intel Corporation.

Erdem Topsakal

Prof. Topsakal is the Professor and Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Virginia Commonwealth University.

Carlos Rivero

Mr. Rivero is the Chief Data Officer at Commonwealth of Virginia. He is a leader driving data & cyber security science in Virginia.

Eric Sapp

Mr. Sapp is the president and co-founder of Public Democracy. He is an entrepreneur, faith leader, and political advisor who founded other organizations.