Wyatt Newman is CTO and co-founder of RoadPrintz, Inc. He was a professor of Electrical, Systems and Computer Engineering at Case Western Reserve University for 34 years, prior to devoting full time to RoadPrintz. His background is in the areas of mechatronics, robotics and computational intelligence, in which he has12 patents and over 150 technical publications. He received the S.B. degree from Harvard College in Engineering Science, the S.M. degree in Mechanical Engineering from M.I.T. in thermal and fluid sciences, the M.S.E.E. degree from Columbia University in control theory and network theory, and the Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from M.I.T. in design and control. A former NSF Young Investigator in robotics, Prof. Newman has also held appointments as: a senior member of research staff, Philips Laboratories; visiting scientist at Philips Natuurkundig Laboratorium; visiting faculty at Sandia National Laboratories, Intelligent Systems and Robotics Center; NASA summer faculty fellow at NASA Glenn Research Center; visiting fellow in neuroscience at Princeton University; distinguished visiting fellow at Edinburgh University, School of Informatics; and the Hung Hing Ying Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Hong Kong. Prof. Newman led robotics teams competing in the 2007 DARPA Urban Challenge and in the 2015 DARPA Robotics Challenge. He is the author of the 2017 textbook “A Systematic Approach to Learning Robot Programming with ROS.” He is also a technical advisor to RoboGlobal and a consultant on space robotics to NASA Goddard SpaceFlight Center.