Tech Leaders Today
About This Show
The “Tech Leaders Today” podcast, hosted by Cassie Crossley, is a weekly interview show with technology executives and leaders in the I.T. and R&D domains. We discuss the topics of people attraction/retention, technology initiatives, and current technology trends. The audience includes technologists interested in the work and behaviors of their fellow technology leaders.
Most Recent Episode
019: Develop Smart IoT Fast with CEO Anthony Deese PhD of VerapoTech
4 days ago
Dr. Anthony Deese, Ph.D. is founder and CEO of VerapoTech, a firm developing innovative mobile application software for the Internet of Things (IoT) industry. He is also an Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ). His primary field of study is smart power grid technologies with focus on Internet of Things. He received his Bachelor of Science (BS) in computer engineering as well as Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in electrical engineering from Philadelphia's Drexel University in 2003 and 2008 respectively. Before joining TCNJ in Fall 2010, he spent two years as a postdoctoral research fellow and adjunct assistant professor at Drexel's Center for Electric Power Engineering (CEPE). He has significant experience teaching undergraduate as well as graduate courses on linear circuit analysis, electronic devices, power system analysis, power electronics, and economic operation of power systems. His research interests include: 1) smart grids and sustainable energy, 2) Internet of Things technology for energy applications, 3) wireless embedded systems with cloud access, 4) load automation for demand response, 5) nonlinear system optimization and parameter estimation, 6) analog emulation with field-programmable analog array technology, as well as 7) artificial neural networks and machine learning. Focus is placed on problems relevant to power and energy. He has published more than 20 peer-reviewed research works and served as principal investigator (PI) for more than $150,000.00 in external funding. His recent work is featured in both the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems and IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. He is a member of the IEEE Power and Energy Society, serving regularly as a reviewer for IEEE conferences and journals as well as NSF funding panels. Websites: www.verapotech.com, www.anthonydeese.com Twitter: @verapotech, @professordeese I'd love your feedback! Contact me on Twitter @CassieC007 or through email email@example.com To receive show notes, sign up for the email list through my website. If