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General Chair

Jack Kloeber

Principal at Kromite, LLC

Jack Kloeber is a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel with experience in R&D portfolio management, decision analysis, modeling and simulation, technology selection, and strategy development. Jack taught mathematics at West Point for three years, and graduate level decision analysis, systems simulation, and technology selection for six years at the Air Force Institute of Technology. His work has supported decisions for various superfund sites within the Department of Energy, and many technology organizations within the Departments of Army, Air Force, and Navy.

After retiring from the U.S. Army, Jack was the head of Portfolio Management for Bristol-Myers Squibb, and more recently, head of Portfolio Management for J&J Pharma Services where he coordinated the portfolio management efforts across multiple R&D and marketing operating companies.

Jack became a Senior Partner at KROMITE for 5 years and now 7 years as KROMITE’s Principal. Jack led the consulting team who supported Syngenta and was a member of the Edelman Award winning team in 2015.

He received his PhD from Georgia Institute of Technology and MSIE and BSIE from Lehigh University.

Jack is a Past-President and Fellow of the Society of Decision Professionals, a member of the Decisions Analysis Society, and a 25-year member of INFORMS.

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