On January 18th and January 20th, Knowmadics’ very own Sean Kelly serves as a panelist and judge for the innovation accelerator program, MassChallenge. Mr. Kelly brings over fifteen years of experience leading public, not-for-profit, and small businesses through federal contracting compliance, technology development, and program administration. He currently sits as the Vice President of Applied Research at Knowmadics, Inc., where is his responsible for enabling and protecting Internet-of-Things (IoT) capabilities within both commercial and federal environments. Mr. Kelly has previously supported MassChallenge Alumni during both their Seed and Series A growth cycles. After leading and growing the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory’s National Security & Space Contracts team, he was awarded Draper’s 2015 Customer Service Award for his work, establishing a new rapid prototyping facility outside of MacDill Air Force Base. The facility was designed to provide first-of-a-kind technology to US Special Operations Command.