Vin Ratford is currently the CEO of Piera Systems. Piera makes Air Quality Measurement simple, inexpensive, and accurate improving human health. Our Canāree Air Quality Monitors utilize breakthrough technology measuring the count and size of particles with a custom IC and proprietary IP. Particle Data drives our business model and using AI/ML we identify likely sources of air pollution answering the question What’s in your Air? He has been an Executive Director for the Edge AI and Vision Alliance since 2012 and a Vision Tank judge. Vin has held various positions at Auviz Systems, Xilinx, AccelChip, Virage Logic, Mentor Graphics, Teradyne, Data General, Raytheon.