Cannon Gardner is Head of Analytics at TDP Data Systems. Cannon comes out of life sciences where he was conducting genetic research at Brigham Young University and the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Germany. He has since transitioned into consulting, starting with pharma/biotech, and is now industry agnostic. Cannon manages TDP Data Systems’ global 2000 corporate clients across all major verticals. His of his work has led to roughly $500 million USD in acquisitions, new startup-corporation partnerships, new business generation, and compressed time for decision making, acquisitions, and time it takes to go from initial ideation through proof of feasibility. Cannon also works with universities and governments around the world on solving socio-economic pain points, economic developmen, and bridging the research valley of death.