2017 Speakers


Adam Kell

Partner

Comet Labs

Adam is a hardware guy.  Currently the portfolio director at Comet Labs, he previously co-founded a consumer electronics company, which designs, manufactures, and sells mobile phone accessories.  He has spent time living in China and working in a production environment.  He spent 2 years as a hands-on hardware lead at the StartX accelerator program.  Adam's background is designing capital equipment and processes for the semiconductor industry, including many semi-automated solar cell manufacturing pilot tools.  Adam studied Product Design and Mechanical Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and Materials Science Engineering at Stanford University.  He is a 2014 Forbes 30-under-30 in energy and industry. 


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