Jason Shepherd
CTO, IoT and Edge Computing
Dell Technologies

Jason is the Dell Technologies IoT and Edge Computing CTO and leads a team responsible for technology strategy, business model innovation and strategic ecosystem development within the Dell Technologies Edge/IoT Solutions Division.

His proven track record as a thought leader in the IoT market is evidenced through his leadership building up the award-winning Dell IoT Solutions Partner Program and establishing the vendor-neutral, open source EdgeX Foundry project to facilitate greater interoperability at the IoT edge.

In addition to serving on the board of the Linux Foundation’s Edge umbrella project Jason is active in the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and other key industry efforts focused on IoT and edge computing. He was recognized as one of the Top 100 Industrial IoT influencers of 2018.

Jason has spent his career at both Dell and tech startups in roles spanning CTO, engineering and marketing. He holds 14 granted and 13 pending US patents.