Jerry Condra currently serves as Technical Delivery Manager at Microsoft. Prior to that, he served as Senior Technical Account Manager at Microsoft.

Jerry is a seasoned veteran with more than 20 years of experience supporting customers with their technical and software services, as well as leading teams. He also served as a technical consultant for Hewlett-Packard. He is passionate about working as a trusted business & technical advisor and a business development expert as well as helping develop other professionals in their careers and aspirations.

In his current role, Jerry serves as a trusted business advisor to Microsoft Premier Support customers within the DOD space. He performs rapid assessment of customer landscapes and provides proactive product solutions aligning to each client’s specific information technology goals and priorities through effective Service Delivery Plans. For more about Jerry, see his BIO at:

Jerry’s Panel Discussions:

How Connected is Too Connected? Privacy, Security & Ethics in AI

Artificial intelligence is permeating more and more of our daily lives. At the same time, however, experts are recognizing the dangers posed by bias in AI algorithms and there is growing social and political concern over the deployment of technologies like facial recognition. The audience will join a panel of experts as they discuss the implications of a world where we might be putting too much trust in AI. Topics covered include:

  • What can be done to safeguard our privacy and safety in an increasingly AI-driven world?
    • How far is too far when it comes to AI?

Other confirmed panelists (not from Elite Speaker Services):

Dave Neville, (President, Infinity Robotics)
Danielle Swank, (Founder & CEO, Fomoro)

How is AI Going to Expand the Role of Your Quality Assurance Manager?

AI and machine learning can examine the production line and parts for flaws. AI can also identify irregularities and learn which of these constitute new defects and if these meet acceptable tolerances. Unlike its human counterparts, AI sensors are never distracted and don’t tire at the end of a long shift. Topics covered in this session include:

  • The pros and cons of using AI to improve quality control
  • Ways to introduce AI into your quality assurance processes
  • Tools for equipping your quality assurance team for success

Other confirmed panelists (Not from Elite Speaker Services):

Gaurav Bansal, (Principal Engineer, Airbus A^3 Labs)
Dave Neville, (President, Infinity Robotics)