WiBotic in incredibly proud to announce that Josh Smith, PhD, Co-Founder and Advisor to WiBotic, has been elected to the 2021 class of Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors. Currently a Professor at the University of Washington, Mr. Smith holds a joint appointment in the Allen School and the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering.
The National Academy of Inventors is comprised of U.S. and international universities, and governmental and non-profit research institutes, with over 4,000 individual inventor members and Fellows spanning more than 250 institutions worldwide. It’s goal is to recognize and encourage academic inventors who help develop and commercialize technologies that make the world a better place.
For more information, read the University of Washington’s announcement here.