Jay is the CEO and founder of Nearthlab, the autonomous drone tech start-up. By combining AI and Deep Learning, his team was able to provide an autonomous solution for operation and maintenance of wind turbine blades. Prior to founding Nearthlab in 2015, he worked as a plant engineer at Doosan Heavy Industries, where he realized the potential of drones as a tool that allows more efficient and safe maintenance of facilities. Jay holds B.S. and M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.