Bryce Goodman is Chief Strategist for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at the Department of Defense’s Innovation Unit, where he oversees a range of large-scale projects including the implementation of AI for humanitarian assistance and disaster response, predictive maintenance, counter-disinformation, predictive health, and supply chain optimization. Bryce also supports programs on AI for environmental monitoring and conservation as a past Kravis Senior Contributing Scientist and Innovation Fellow at the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and a current consultant to Oceankind, is a faculty member of Singularity University and an external advisor to the US National Security Commission on AI. His current and past consulting clients include Google, NEC Corporation, Deloitte, LG, Citibank, Barclays, World Bank, Blackstone, United Nations, NASA, US Department of State, CIA, and the UK Cabinet Office.
Previously, Bryce co-founded BlueOak Resources, a cleantech startup that develops distributed mini-refineries that extract precious minerals and rare earth elements from e-waste, and successfully raised over $50M led by Kleiner Perkins. Bryce’s awards include Forbes 30 under 30 (Energy & Industry), Harvard Business School Best New Venture and World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer. He is a graduate of Deep Springs College, the University of Oxford (Clarendon Scholar; first class honours) and Singularity University, and holds degrees in data science, philosophy, political science and economics.