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David Nagel, Ph.D.

Nagel was most recently president and chief executive officer of PalmSource, Inc., a leading provider of operating system software platforms for smart mobile devices. Prior to PalmSource, Nagel was chief technology officer at AT&T and president of AT&T Labs. He previously served as senior vice president at Apple Computer, where he led Worldwide R&D for all Macintosh products after heading up Advanced Technology. Before Apple, Nagel had a long career at NASA’s Ames Research Center as head of human factors research. He has served on a number of national and international advisory committees, including President Clinton’s first President’s Information Technology Advisory Committee. Nagel is also a member of the board of directors of Arcsoft, Inc., Epocrates and Leapfrog Technologies, and serves on the boards of trustees of the UCLA Foundation, the International Computer Science Institute at the University of California, Berkeley, and the SETI Institute. He is a member of the advisory board for 3i, Inc., a private equity firm in the U.K., and was recently named to the advisory board of Arcapita, Inc., a private equity company. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering and a doctorate degree in perception and mathematical psychology, all from UCLA.

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