Paul Perrone is an inventor, entrepreneur, and pioneer of software for driverless cars and intelligent mobile robots. His journeys so far have brought him to historic Pentagon-backed races of self-driving vehicles in the Mojave Desert, work with rocker Neil Young to robotize a 1959 Lincoln Continental electric vehicle conversion, and to the launching of Perrone Robotics’ which is forging a path for the proliferation of driverless cars and intelligent robots based on Mr. Perrone’s trailblazing and patented general-purpose robotics operating system known as “MAX”. Perrone Robotics is venture-backed and based outside of Charlottesville, Virginia.
Author, Former Defense Attorney, and Stockbroker
John Hart is the author of five New York Times bestsellers and the only author in history to win the best novel Edgar Award for consecutive novels. A former banker, stockbroker, and criminal defense attorney, Hart now writes full-time. His novels have been translated into thirty languages and can be found in over seventy countries. Hart has now started his sixth novel, The Hush, a sequel to The Last Child.
Dr. William Winter
Neurologist, Consultant, and Sleep Medicine Specialist
Dr. William Winter has been involved in sleep medicine and research since 1993. He currently owns Charlottesville Neurology and Sleep Medicine clinic and has recently published The Sleep Solution: Why Your Sleep Is Broken and How To Fix It. Dr. Winter’s current research focuses on sleep and athletic performance. He has served as a consultant for many MLB, NBA, NHL, and NFL teams. He enjoys not only studying athletics but is an avid triathlete himself.