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Kent Dickson
CEO and Co-Founder at Yonomi


Kent is an experienced technology leader who enjoys building great teams and disruptive products. He is the co-founder and CEO of Yonomi, the IoT company creating a more connected smart home. Yonomi builds smart home solutions for people and companies to connect devices, integrate multiple platforms, and Bring the Home to LifeTM. Kent’s background includes serving as General Manager of GridMachine, a massive scale Grid Computing-as-a-Service operated as a business unit of Sentient AI. Prior to that Kent was CTO at Tendril where he led product development and strategy for a first of its kind Cloud platform for the Internet of Things with a focus on residential energy management use cases. Kent also spent 9 years at BEA Systems leading the teams for several market-defining products in the WebLogic and AquaLogic lines. Kent has spent 10 years working on the Smart Home frontier, partnering with leading device makers, voice assistants, AI innovators, and service providers. Kent holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering and an MBA from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He is a father of three and loves cycling and skiing.

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Agenda Sessions

  • PANEL: To build or to buy?

  • Panel Discussion: Achieving true automation - an impossible dream?