ames is a leading proponent for the adoption of exponential technologies across complex ecosystems to achieve “exponential humanity.” In his current role at Singularity University, James’ goal is to educate, inspire and empower leaders to address humanity’s grand challenges. With an I.T. career spanning 35 years in California and across the globe, James has been a change agent and advocate for public/private collaboration to solve far reaching and difficult problems. Notable stops in James’ career include HP, Microsoft, Forward Innovation Group, One Concern, X-Curve Partners and Google. James has spent the past decade advancing Mission Critical Computing, Big Data, Analytics, Cloud, OpenStack, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning solutions. At Google, James pioneered 10X Innovation for government ecosystems.