Jack Silberman has over 20 years experience in automation and robotics. He started working in robotics while pursuing his B.S. in electrical engineering. Dr. Silberman did robotics post graduate work in England, he holds a master's degree from PUC-Rio in mechanical engineering, and a Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University where his research was on mobile field robotics reliability. Jack has worked in educational robotics, NASA sponsored mobile field robotics, semiconductor automation, biotech, and medical devices. Currently Dr. Silberman is the Commercial QA Area Manager for Canada and Latin America with Abbott Diabetes Care (ADC), and a lecturer at UC San Diego Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.