Wendi is the Chair of the MIT AI Conference. She has over 15 years of experience in high tech, entrepreneurship, and early-stage venture capital. Wendi has been the VP of Operations and Business Development at Celential.ai, and served as Business Development Partner for Gradient Ventures (Google's AI Fund). She has also led business development/product partnerships for multiple products and verticals within Google's Devices & Services team and ran go-to-market for 3 tech startups. Wendi is an active volunteer with MIT and also a Board of Trustees member for The SETI Institute.