Dr. Kurt Rohloff is the CTO and Co-founder of Duality Technologies. He has been leading the development and application of practical PETs technologies, with a focus on Fully Homomorphic Encryption since it was first discovered in 2009. He is the co-founder of the PALISADE open-source library and co-founder of the HomomorphicEncryption.org industry consortium. He has led multiple DARPA and IARPA efforts to develop and apply homomorphic encryption, and he has been awarded a DARPA Director's Fellowship and other recognitions for his work on PETs. He has been a tenured professor at NJIT and a senior scientist at Raytheon BBN Technologies. He received his undergrad degree from Georgia Tech and his MS and PhD from the Univ. of Michigan.