Be a Critical Champion

Director of Engineering

As a veteran of two startups and an experienced consultant, JD Albert has fulfilled his own and his clients' visions many times over and across multiple industries. Right out of MIT he co-founded E Ink, whose technology is used in e-reader devices including the Kindle and Nook. At Bresslergroup, he oversees the growing, world-class engineering department and directs engineering-led client work. He has been granted more than fifty patents and is frequently called on to speak and write about product development in entrepreneurial settings. He has presented at SEGD, Intersolar, Wharton and Harvard Business School.

Session Title: Be a Critical Champion: How to help startups figure out what's important