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Jeffrey DeCoux

Chairman, Autonomy Institute
Jeff DeCoux, Founder and Chairman of the Autonomy Institute. The Autonomy Institute is a 501c3 consortium of over 100 industry, government, and academia organizations. The Autonomy Institute is focused on accelerating the "Path to Commerce" for Intelligent Infrastructure and autonomous systems to foster social and economic transformation in cities. The Autonomy Institute collaborates with large infrastructure investors on the creation of $100 million Public-Private Partnership programs. The intelligent infrastructure enables the rapid and expansive deployment of rural broadband, 5G, edge computing, intelligent transportation systems, APNT, and smart grid devices. This infrastructure has substantial benefits to cities by eliminating the digital divide and preparing communities for Industry 4.0 solutions. The national deployment of this infrastructure will create millions of new jobs and generate billions in economic growth. Mr. DeCoux has over 30 years of experience within the high-tech industries where his attention has been focused on Founding companies that enhance business productivity through automation.

DeCoux also runs ATRIUS Industries, Autonomous Infrastructure enabling the Robotic Edge. Prior, DeCoux was CEO and Founder of Hangar, the world’s first robotics-as-a-system data acquisition platform. Mr. DeCoux has raised over $100 million for venture and business operations. Mr. DeCoux has over 30 years experience within the high-tech industries where his attention has been focused on Founding companies that enhance business productivity through automation.

10:05 - 10:20

June 23rd AI Executive Conference

Automotive Track: Building Infrastructure for Autonomy & Contextual AI

Autonomy Institute

10:20 - 10:50

June 23rd AI Executive Conference

Automotive Track: Panel Discussion - AI & Context in Automotive Applications

  • Denso

  • Continental

  • Autonomy Institute

9:00 - 9:15

April 28th Conference Day One

Intelligent Infrastructure - The Opportunity of Our Time

Intelligent Infrastructure will enable mobility 4.0 & reach vision zero, eliminate the digital divide, accelerate economic growth, create millions of jobs, and build stronger more resilient communities. This Build-Out will be the most significant transformation of our infrastructure since Eisenhower's Interstate Highway program in the 1950's

 

Jeff DeCouxChairman, The Autonomy Institute

9:35 - 9:55

April 28th Conference Day One

Intelligent Infrastructure In Greater Austin - SH130

Darran AndersonDirector of Strategy and Innovation, Texas Department of Transportation

Ted Lehr Senior Lecturer,  Texas State University

Matthew Reibling, VP/Partner, TI Group

Jeff DeCoux, Chairman, Autonomy Institute

 

 

4:00 - 4:45

April 29th Conference Day Two

Closing Keynote: Towards the Next Generation of Airborne Logistics

The growth of airborne and micro logistics will accelerate business and enable a new range of services. What infrastructure will be required to enable these new logistics platforms, and how will they integrate with existing infrastructure?

Olivier Le Lann, CEO, EVA 

Professor Kaushik Chowdhury, PAWR Project Office 

Don Berchoff, CEO, TruWeather

Michael diCosola, CEO, Drone Industry Systems Corp

Shivanjli Sharma, Lead, Advance Air Mobility Project, NASA

 

Moderator: Jeff DeCoux, Chairman, the Autonomy Institute