Bob Kramich is an MIT Sloan- certified blockchain professional with 30-years of experience helping global high tech companies benefit from emerging technologies. Bob began his professional career during the dawn of the Internet area, serving as a VP of Marketing for Avnet as well as VP, GM of Global Sales and eCommerce for the Converge, an open Internet exchange created to reduce inefficiencies and improve product and service delivery by 12 of the industry’s high-tech leaders including HP, Samsung, Solectron, SCI Systems, AMD, Quantum and Infineon. More recently, Bob notably conceived and delivered the first blockchain application in the Salesforce app exchange as well as retail giant Overstock’s first customer-facing Applied Intelligence (AI) Omnibot solution. Bob holds a BA from Tufts University and an MBA from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management.