Dr. John Jiang is CEO of VESS, a digital, smart, and frontier technologies driven enterprise transformation services and solutions company. Dr. Jiang has been leading big data projects for Walmart and Boeing recently. Prior to that, he was Sr. Research Architect on Industrial Internet at Hitachi America R&D, Executive Enterprise and Information Architect at Dell and IBM GBS for global 500 companies, Funding director of Bearing Point’s big data solution practice, CTO of Lockheed Martin IT for Homeland Security, Consultants at leading software companies. Dr. Jiang has a PhD in experimental particle physics from Stony Brook Univ. and did his postdoc at Stanford Univ. He worked at 3 DoE national labs and NASA Ames Supercomputing Center as Sr. Research Scientist.