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SPIE Startup Challenge network of experts

Meet the judges, mentors, and investors supporting the pitch competition
Lynore Abbott, NSF I-Corps Program Expert at the National Science Foundation

Lynore Abbott

NSF I-Corps Program Expert at the National Science Foundation

Markus Arzberger, Business Segment Director Vital Signs at ams OSRAM

Markus Arzberger

Business Segment Director Vital Signs at ams OSRAM

Sterling Backus, Advanced Project Scientist, ThorLabs (USA)

Sterling Backus

Advanced Project Scientist, ThorLabs (USA)

Robert Bernath, Director, Townes Institute Science and Technology Experimentation Facility

Robert Bernath

Director, Townes Institute Science and Technology Experimentation Facility

Jeff Brooker, CTO, Lifesciences at Thorlabs, Inc.

Jeff Brooker

CTO, Lifesciences at Thorlabs, Inc.

William Burgess, Co-CEO, Power Technology, Inc.

William Burgess

Co-CEO, Power Technology, Inc.

Brandon Conover, CEO of Practical Scientific Solutions, Inc.

Brandon Conover

CEO of Practical Scientific Solutions, Inc.

John Dexheimer, President, LightWave Advisors, Inc.

John Dexheimer

President, LightWave Advisors, Inc.

Adi Diner, CEO and Co-Founder, iFocus Health

Adi Diner

CEO and Co-Founder, iFocus Health

Rebecca Fahrig, VP of Innovation for Business Area Advance Therapies, Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Rebecca Fahrig

VP of Innovation for Business Area Advance Therapies, Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Ekaterina Golovchenko, Sr. VP of Technologies and Development  Edmund Optics (USA)

Ekaterina Golovchenko

Sr. VP of Technologies and Development, Edmund Optics (USA)

Bill Goodman, Founder, CTO of Goodman Technologies

Bill Goodman

Founder, CTO of Goodman Technologies

Marc Himel, Director of Inside Sales and Customer Success, MKS Instruments

Marc Himel

Director of Inside Sales and Customer Success, MKS Instruments

Kristin Holzhey, VP SBU Optical Test and Measurement and Managing Director, TRIOPTICS GmbH JENOPTIK

Kristin Holzhey

VP SBU Optical Test and Measurement, Managing Director, TRIOPTICS GmbH JENOPTIK

Qiongying Hu, Strategic marketer with a focus on laser systems, Coherent Inc.

Qiongying Hu

Strategic marketer with a focus on laser systems, Coherent Inc.

Bill Hyun, Venture Partner, Genoa Ventures and Lab Director at UCSF

Bill Hyun

Venture Partner, Genoa Ventures and Lab Director at UCSF

Shahida Imani, CEO, Chromacity Ltd.

Shahida Imani

CEO, Chromacity Ltd.

Timothy Kennedy, Vice President of Global Sales at Edmund Optics

Timothy Kennedy

Vice President of Global Sales at Edmund Optics

Frank Levinson, General Partner at Phoenix Venture Partners

Frank Levinson

General Partner at Phoenix Venture Partners

Anjul Loiacono, VP of Quantum Matter Platforms, ColdQuanta

Anjul Loiacono

VP of Quantum Matter Platforms, ColdQuanta

Michele Nichols, President, Launch Team Inc.

Michele Nichols

President, Launch Team Inc.

Richard Oberreiter, Managing Executive, Hamamatsu Ventures (USA)

Richard Oberreiter

Managing Executive, Hamamatsu Ventures (USA)

Srinvas Rao, Operating Partner at Phoenix Venture Partners, Board Observer at C3Nano

Srinvas Rao

Operating Partner at Phoenix Venture Partners, Board Observer at C3Nano

Sujatha Ramanujan, Managing Director, NextCorps Luminate (USA)

Sujatha Ramanujan

Managing Director, NextCorps Luminate (USA)

Dave Rogers, Founder and Director at Nanovation

Dave Rogers

Founder and Director at Nanovation

Sam Rubin, President and CEO of Lightpath Technologies

Sam Rubin

President and CEO of Lightpath Technologies

Utkarsh Sharma, CTO at AI Optics and Managing Director at Catapult Sky

Utkarsh Sharma

CTO at AI Optics and Managing Director at Catapult Sky

Cather Simpson, Professor, The University of Auckland and Partner, Pacific Channel, Ltd.

Cather Simpson

Professor, The University of Auckland and Partner, Pacific Channel, Ltd.

Linda Smith, President, Ceres Technology Advisors, Inc.

Linda Smith

President, Ceres Technology Advisors, Inc.

Babak Tehranchi, Patent Attorney and Partner at Perkins Cole LLP

Babak Tehranchi

Patent Attorney and Partner at Perkins Cole LLP

Ian Tracy, Co-Founder, Anchored In Ltd.

Ian Tracy

Co-Founder, Anchored In Ltd.

Mark A. Tolbert, CEO of TOPTICA Photonics, Inc.

Mark A. Tolbert

CEO of TOPTICA Photonics, Inc.

Fartash Vasefi, Chief Technology Officer of SafetySpect Inc.

Fartash Vasefi

Chief Technology Officer of SafetySpect Inc.

Aaron Weinroth,  Commercialization and External Innovation with Panaxium

Aaron Weinroth

Commercialization and External Innovation with Panaxium