Brad Hintze

Brad is a creative marketing professional with an obsession for technology and business. His extensive career has primarily focused on building valuable tech products and services through engaging with customers, developers, and partners. Brad currently directs all product marketing efforts and strategy for Control4, the world’s largest smart home automation company which offers connected solutions for Entertainment, Smart Lighting, Comfort and Security.

Tim Bucher

Tim is Senior V.P. and Chief Product Officer of Seagate‘s Consumer Solutions Group. Prior to Seagate, Tim founded Lyve Minds, Inc., TastingRoom.com, and ZING Systems,. Zing was bought by Dell, Inc. where Tim served as the V.P. of Software and Entertainment Content. Tim also founded Mirra, Inc. and served at Senior V.P. of Macintosh Engineering.
Tim received his B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California at Davis and received an M.S. in Computer Architecture from Stanford. He serves on the Board of Trustees and the College of Engineering’s Executive Committee at U.C. Davis and is Chairman of the GRAMMY Foundation for the Recording Academy.

Minerva Tantoco

Ms. Minerva Tantoco is the first-ever Chief Technology Officer for the City of New York. With 30 years in technology, she started her first software company in 1985, and recently served as CTO of global financial services firm UBS and Merrill Lynch. Ms. Tantoco is a strong advocate for encouraging more women to become involved with technology, and believes that technology can be used to spread knowledge and improve education, especially in underserved communities, and that artificial intelligence applied to the massively growing amount of systems, data, and interconnections offers capabilities of which we have yet to dream.