Lisa Winter

A roboticist since childhood, Lisa Winter has 20 years experience designing and building robots. She was crowned the Robot Wars Middleweight World Champion, a guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and has been in such publications as the SF Chronicle and MAKE magazine. In 2012, Lisa co-founded smart toy company Robot 11, building smart wearables and bluetooth connected toys. She has been inventing and rapid prototyping connected devices since the beginning of the IoT movement. Lisa is currently the engineering project manager at Mattel, developing a smart wearable baby monitor. At night she builds combat robots for ABC’s BattleBots, and dreams of ways to help animals and the environment.