Newton Howard, CEO
Newton Howard is an inventor, scientist, and leader. Dr. Howard has over 100 publications and has generated over 85 patents in the fields of AI. He is currently a Professor of Computational Neuroscience and Neurosurgery at the University of Oxford, as well as the Founder and Director of the MIT Mind Machine Project and Director of the MIT Synthetic Intelligence Lab.
Richard Wirt, CTO
Richard Wirt is a senior technology executive with over 40 years of experience in the computer industry. Dr. Wirt currently serves on several technical advisory boards for startups and investment companies. His prior experience was a Managing Director and General Partner at Oxantium Ventures and a senior fellow/Corporate Vice President of Intel Corp. from 1981 to 2007 where he started and grew a large worldwide software group responsible for supporting Intel chips, founded and managed the Intel Microprocessor research labs, and was a founding member of the Linux foundation and served on its board. He has made many successful worldwide investments, including 10 large acquisitions of software companies. Operating at the highest executive level, Dr. Wirt has also worked with Intel industry partners, such as Microsoft, Dell, Oracle, HP, IBM, NEC, Fujitsu, and Redhat, among others.