Tyler MacCready, PH. D
Founder / CEO
Tyler is a former engineer and scientist for AeroVironment, and a proven innovator and inventor. Tyler received his BA at Yale, his MSc at University of Wyoming, and his PhD at Monash University in Melbourne Australia. As the Founder and CEO of Apium, Tyler developed a low cost marine drone for the purposes of monitoring and addressing chemical imbalances in the coastal waters of California, which led to his passionate pursuit of a scalable swarming solution. Prior inventions include the Walkalong Glider, which was featured on the PBS show Scientific American Frontiers, and achieved significant commercial success in retail stores across the United States.