Noble Ackerson

Senior Product Manager/Owner, Ventera Corp.

He/ Him

Noble is a former Google Developers Expert for product strategy. Currently a Google Certified Design Sprint Master and a seasoned technical product lead delivering human-centered approaches to web and mobile technologies from abstract concepts to final products. He led the award-winning DC-based Augmented Reality for fitness startup, LynxFit as Product Owner and Co-founder and currently serves as a product innovation senior manager for a consulting company in Washington D.C. USA. Noble sits on the Alumni Leadership Board for the leading online education startup, Udacity. A privacy working group co-chair for the Open AR Cloud, member of the Alumni Board at his alma mater, University of Lynchburg and acts as the Publicity Chair for Ubicomp and ISWC, two top-tier conferences for the internet of things and wearable technology. When Noble is not focused on product, he is mentoring underrepresented and aspiring developers, speaking at technology events, or spending time with his daughters.