Dr. Tina P. Srivastava is an innovator, entrepreneur, and technology expert. She earned her PhD in Strategy, Innovation, and Engineering, a masters in System Design and Management, and a bachelors in Aeronautics and Astronautics, all from MIT. She is co-Founder of a venture-backed security company, Badge Inc. She previously served as Chief Engineer of electronic warfare programs at Raytheon. Her previous cybersecurity startup was acquired by a public company and global leader in network assurance and security. Dr. Srivastava is an FAA-certified pilot and instructor of MIT’s Pilot Ground School course. She teaches at MIT in the areas of technology roadmapping, aerodynamics, meteorology, and flight planning. She serves on the Board of Directors of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering). Dr. Srivastava has received national recognition and awards for her technical innovation. She is an inventor of multiple patents, publications, a book on engineering and program management, and she recently authored the book Innovating in a Secret World: The Future of National Security and Global Leadership, in which she discusses the need for open innovation as a requisite to maintain technological superiority. Her book was featured in articles and events by organizations such as MIT, the National Defense Magazine, NDIA, the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA), the Army Innovation Command, the London Metropolitan Police Service, London Enterprise Tech Meetup, and others.