Vice President of Business Development, Boston Dynamics
Michael Perry is the Vice President of Business Development at Boston Dynamics, where he leads the company’s efforts to identify market fit for the next generation of highly mobile robots. Previously, he worked at DJI, the world leader in drone technology. Perry has a bachelor’s degree in Chinese and government studies from the University of Texas at Austin.
Session Moderator - Dr. Francois Laborie, 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.