Daniel Patt, PhD serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Vecna Robotics, a leader in robotics and automation solutions. He is a technology executive with extensive in operationalizing artificial intelligence, robotics, logistics, unmanned vehicles, and distributed systems. Vecna Robotics is a full-spectrum automation provider, with fielded solutions addressing distribution, warehousing, e-commerce fulfillment, and other logistics roles. Prior to joining Vecna Robotics, Patt managed nearly half a billion dollars in annual technology investments at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. He oversaw and enabled the maturation of technology from conceptual and seed stage levels all the way through successful operational, financial, technology, and commercial transitions.
Dr. Patt also serves as a Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Analysis (CSBA), leading national security think tank located in Washington, DC.
The mission of Vecna Robotics is to empower humanity through transformative technologies.