Thought Leaders

Brian Dillard

Chief Innovation Officer
City of San Antonio

Paula Gold-Williams

President & CEO
CPS Energy

Bianca Wylie

Centre for International Governance Innovation
Senior Fellow

Chelsea Collier

Co-Founder
Digi.City | Impact Hub Austin

Shay Bahramirad

Vice President, Engineering & Smart Grid
ComEd

Paul Snyder

Chairperson, Transportation Design Department
College for Creative Studies

Krista Covey

Vice President, Economic Development & U.S.A. Innovation Programs
VelocityTX / Texas Research Technology Foundation

Paul Riser

Director of Detroit Urban Solutions
TechTown Detroit

Sarah Yeager

Climate and Energy Planner
City of Pittsburgh

Mark Perlite

Organizational Change and Service Desk Manager
City & County of San Francisco

Joyce Deuley

Program Manager, Pre-accelerator
Geekdom

Chris Castro

Director of Sustainability & Resilience
City of Orlando

Natalie Jakub

Executive Director
Green Living Science

Dan Menelly

Chief Executive Officer
The DoSeum

Douglas Melnick

Chief Sustainability Officer
City of San Antonio

Steve Young

Vice President of Technology & Innovation
VIA Metropolitan Transit

Guy Diedrich

Vice President, Global Innovation Officer
Cisco Systems

Amanda Keammerer

Acting Vice President and Deputy Director of Cyber Security San Antonio
San Antonio Chamber of Commerce

Candelaria Mendoza

Smart City Coordinator
City of San Antonio

Emily Royall

Smart City Coordinator
City of San Antonio