Principal at Orange Silicon Valley

Will Barkis currently works as a Principal at Orange Silicon Valley, helping to drive technology development, business strategy, investment and partnerships within their smart cities portfolio. His expertise lies in smart cities, enterprise and industrial Internet of Things, data and data analytics including AI/ML, logistics and supply chain, connectivity (fixed, mobile, LPWAN), and civic innovation

He has previously worked as a volunteer technology advisor at the Mayor’s Office of Civic Innovation, Director of Mozilla, helped shape innovation policy in the fields of computer science and engineering at the National Science Foundation, and even done some neuroscience research as a PhD and post-doctoral student at UC Berkeley and UC San Diego.