Paul Pangaro

Dr. Paul Pangaro, is a technology executive, conversation theorist, entrepreneur and teacher. He is CTO and co-founder of CyberneticLifestyles where recent clients include internet startups as well as Nokia, Samsung, Alcatel-Lucent, Intellectual Ventures, Poetry Foundation, Citigroup, Ogilvy & Mather, and Gideon Gartner. His projects span software roadmaps, future of mobile services, new models for user interaction, and innovation through design of conversations. 

His experience with organizations has led to a rigorous understanding of the barriers to change and a set of prescriptions for enterprise innovation and creative teamwork that he has presented in São Paulo, Paris, Vienna, Amsterdam and throughout the United States. At Stanford University, Dr. Pangaro co-taught a course in the cybernetics of design for 7 years and he teaches now in the School for the Visual Arts MFA Interaction Design program in New York City. He was awarded a B.S. from MIT in Computer Science and Humanities, and a Ph.D. in Cybernetics from Brunel University. His work can be found at http://pangaro.com/.