Andrew Gillies is a Robotics consultant, product developer and startup fanatic. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from University of Toronto, and a PhD in Biomechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley.
Co-founder of a consumer robotics company, he has successfully launching several generations of mass-market consumer hardware/software products. He has experience in engineering management, and driving product vision and strategy while leading highly cross-functional teams.
He helps students learn complex robotic concepts through a project based methodology and is passionate about applying experimental learning paradigms in a practical setting.