Joseph Hopkins
Founder and Senior Managing Partner at THE IPRESTIGE EMERGE FUND LLC
Cyber Security
Expert Council Member –

A thought leader in AI, authentication and security technologies, I lead an innovative emerging technologies firm that serves as a proprietary first-mover advantage IP incubation model that concentrates on growth opportunities in digital identity protection, security and advance encryption technologies to mitigate the exploitation of data privacy and data rights breaches. I’ve authored key patent applications about network security, identity verification, content security, as well as network tracking/use verification. Additionally serving as an AI SME with City.AI where the group identify needs which apply to AI ecosystems globally and set up various initiatives that foster the democratization of the design, development and use of AI. Contributing also to the UCI CDT Digital Innovation Forum which aims to become a vital center of influence, advancing the competitiveness and productivity of businesses in the digital economy and drive innovation. Prior to my AI and digital identity security work, I served in key executive management roles for Fortune 500 companies, including Kaiser Permanente, 3M, GSK, Allergan, and KPMG. My experience represents over 20 plus years of entrepreneurship, technology, global operations management and business development responsibilities largely within the Healthcare and Life Sciences industry.