- BS in Cognitive Science, University of California, Los Angeles
Amit is an independent software architect, consultant, and entrepreneur. He’s spent 10 years in the New York City tech and advertising worlds, delivering cutting-edge web products and digital strategies for 26 different organizations. He recently served as vice president and architect of technology for global digital agency DigitasLBi. Amit is a hands-on leader who writes code, establishes cross-team workflows, and is passionate about mentoring junior team members. Previously, he founded Bitponics, an open-source “internet of things” company focused on simplifying home gardening. Amit also co-founded Code & Craft, a meetup that works to encourage engineers, artists, and curious people of all skills to experiment with new modes of creativity.