Sr. Researcher and Content Strategist, Zpryme
Erin Hardick is a Senior Researcher and Content Strategist at Zpryme whose areas of research include digital transformation, grid modernization, renewables and Distributed Energy Resources (DERs), transportation electrification, electric vehicles, micromobility, and information and communication technology. She aggregates, analyzes, creates, and presents content that shows current trends in these areas. Hardick has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from St. Edward’s University.
President, Cognite North America
Francois Laborie runs Cognite's operations in North America, including offices in Houston and Austin, Texas. Previously, he managed Cognite’s overall marketing activities as Chief Marketing Officer. He spent the preceding 11 years with software company Vizrt, where he served as COO and CCO, responsible for all commercial and operational activities. Laborie has a Ph.D. from the Toulouse Computer Science Research Institute.