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Mike Butera

Founder & CEO, Artiphon

Dr. Mike Butera is the founder & CEO of Artiphon, designing smart instruments and AR music apps that anyone can play. Mike received his Ph.D. in Sound Studies from Virginia Tech and was a professor of Sociology and Philosophy for 6 years. Prior to founding Artiphon, Mike was a consumer electronics product designer, a touring musician, and a public speaker in music & technology.