Helen Greiner is CEO of CyPhy Works, Inc., a start-up that acts as a “skunkworks” to design and deliver innovative robots. Ms. Greiner co-founded iRobot in 1990. As the company’s president and chairman, she developed the strategy for and led iRobot’s entry into the military market place and ran iRobot’s financing projects, which included raising $35 million in venture capital and a $75 million initial public offering.
Ms. Greiner holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a master’s degree in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she currently is a trustee. She also serves as a trustee of the Boston Museum Science and a member of the board of visitors of the Army War College and the Army Science Board.
This October, The Wall Street Journal’s senior editors will host the inaugural WSJDLive, a vibrant, international technology conference that brings together select global CEOs, leading thinkers and sought-after entrepreneurs—both established and emerging—to explore the most compelling tech opportunities around the world.
Through provocative on-stage interviews, intimate roundtables with experts on cutting-edge topics, and interactive events, the WSJDLive participants will connect with peers in an environment of unparalleled discussion, debate and global discovery.
WSJDLive will be covered in an exclusive worldwide report in The Wall Street Journal and on WSJD.com, the Journal’s new home for tech coverage.
OCTOBER 27-29, 2014 THE MONTAGE, LAGUNA BEACH, CALIFORNIA