Jonas Cleveland is an entreprenuer recognized for pioneering contributions in AI and robotics as recipient of the presitgious MIT Technology Review’s Innovators 35 Under 35, LinkedIn’s Next Wave Award, and Comcast’s Who’s Next Entrepreneurs. Jonas holds several patents in computer vision, machine perception, and robot mapping.
As CEO, Jonas led the intellectual property transfer and spinout of COSY, Inc from the University of Pennsylvania’s GRASP Lab and subsequent venture funding rounds in the company by Intel Capital, Great Point Ventures, and Benjamin Franklin Technology Partners. Jonas Co-Founded COSY, Inc while a research staff member at the University of Pennsylvania’s GRASP Lab. Jonas is lead or anchor author in several publications across the leading academic journals in AI including CVPR, ICRA, and TASE. He holds a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a graduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Robotics.
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Chinwendu Enyioha is an Assistant Professor in the EECS Department at the University of Central Florida (UCF). Prior to arriving UCF, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow in the EE Department at Harvard University and Tufts University. He completed the Ph.D. in Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, supervised by George Pappas and Ali Jadbabaie, in the areas of networked dynamical systems, and cyber-physical systems. At Penn, Dr. Enyioha was affiliated with the GRASP (Robotics) Lab and the PRECISE Center.
Before that, he completed the BS in Mathematics (Summa Cum Laude) at Gardner-Webb University (GWU). Dr. Enyioha is a Fellow of the Ford Foundation, was named a William Fontaine Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania and has received the Mathematical Association of America Patterson award, amongst others. His research lies in the areas of optimization and resource-aware control of large-scale systems, with applications to multi-robot systems and cyber-physical networks.