Dr. Phillip G. Bradford is a computer scientist with extensive experience in academia and industry. Phil was a post-doctoral fellow at the Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, he earned his Ph.D. at Indiana University, an MS form the University of Kansas, and a BA from Rutgers University. He was on the faculty at Rutgers Business School and the University of Alabama’s Engineering School. He worked for BlackRock, Reuters Analytics, founded a firm and worked with a number of early-stage firms. He was a Principal Architect for General Electric and he is now on the faculty at the University of Connecticut. He is the director of the computer science program at the University of Connecticut in Stamford.