Joseph K. Hopkins

Director

Joseph Hopkins is a thought leader in AI, blockchain, authentication, quantum and data security technologies, and leads an innovative technology advisory and IP valuation services firm. Additionally, he serves as the senior managing partner of a proprietary first-mover advantage technology incubation accelerator Fund that concentrates on growth opportunities in emerging deep technology markets to mitigate the exploitation of data privacy and data rights breaches. Joseph has also authored key patents about network security, identity verification, content security, as well as network tracking/use verification.

Joseph serves as a judge, expert and speaker for United Nations (UN) AI for Good Innovation Factory project, whereby deep tech start-ups participate in live pitch sessions to help accelerate the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Additionally, he is also a participant with the AI SME with City.AI where the group identify needs which apply to AI ecosystems globally and set up various initiatives that foster the democratization of the design, development and use of AI.

Prior to his deep technology and data security areas of interest, Joseph served in key executive management roles for Fortune 500 companies, including Kaiser Permanente, 3M, GSK, Allergan, and KPMG. His experience represents over 20 plus years of entrepreneurship, technology, global operations management and business development responsibilities largely within the Healthcare and Life Sciences industry.