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Business and Technology Strategist, Senior Fellow of the Potomac Institute and a former DARPA program manager, Dr. Vanderbilt brings blunt honesty and a unique ability to recognize to the technologies and businesses poised for growth, and what it will take to get them to the next level.
Dr. Amy Vanderbilt is the Founder and Chief Strategist at TrendPOV.com, next generation social omni-media that over 1 MILLION executives call GPS for your business strategy. she consults to venture capital and private equity firms on investment strategy, scouting, due diligence, portfolio management and portfolio incubation. To date, she has reviewed more than 1200 concepts for funding and application in numerous innovative ways, and more than 600 companies for their growth and innovative potential. She is an award winning author and speaker with 6 books in publication.
She holds a PhD in Mathematics focused on Nonmonotonic Reasoning and a passion for early STEM education, education technology and education policy.
Her technical expertise, as a matter of design, now encompasses a broad range of application areas including: Wearable Displays, Augmented Reality, Network Analysis, Information Visualization, Video Analysis, New Media, Space Based Systems, Virtual Worlds, Sensor Systems, Nano-technology, Online Intelligence, Persistent Surveillance, Cyber Defense/Attack, and Green Energy.
Specialties: venture capital, private equity, investment strategy, scouting, due diligence, portfolio incubation, education technology, education investment, education policy, business, executive, trends, evolving, strategic advantage, competitive advantage, strategy, speaker, keynote, board of advisors, technology scouting