Jeremy Edmondson was a Platform Architect at Volvo Trucks, where he defined the future architecture for all North American brands, including e-mobility (HEV, BEV, fuel-cell), automation (driver assistance and driver-less), and products to meet CO2 legislation. He is also Technical Director and Founder of Awatea Technologies, an innovative product development company. He has mentored six ECE senior design projects at NC State. He has an M.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, both from University of Auckland, New Zealand.