Kevin is on a mission to solve the world’s most meaningful, challenging, visible problems. He is an entrepreneur and leader who thrives in high pressure environments. He initiates and delivers innovative solutions, builds and motivates teams, and optimizes systems. He’s dedicated to strengthening communities and connecting the world. Whether growing a company, developing next-gen technology, or crafting a puzzle, he’s constantly thinking of ways to make technology useful and accessible.

Session: Entrepreneurship & Electric Flight

During this interview session you’ll hear the story of engineer turned entrepreneur, Kevin Noertker. Beginning with a Caltech engineering degree and academic research in robotics, he navigated the questions of grad school vs industry, big company vs small, tech development vs management. Kevin is now cofounder and CEO of Ampaire, a company pioneering in electric aviation.