Today I am joined by Phil Markunas, Co-Founder & CTO of Standard Practice, a voice software platform that automates outbound calls for medical practices. Powered by cutting-edge AI, Standard Practice can make up to 10,000 calls simultaneously to insurance companies, pharmacies and more. By eliminating countless hours on the phone, medical practices can reclaim 30-40% of their day leading to increased efficiency, productivity and most importantly, revenue.

He began his journey by constructing digital products and providing consulting services for renowned entities such as Samsung, WeWork, and Microsoft. He then transitioned to overseeing product teams for global B2B startups like Devpost, recognized as the world’s largest hackathon platform. Possessing expertise as a full-stack engineer, he attained a master’s degree in machine learning from Georgia Tech. Preceding this, he served as a combat veteran in the Army. In summary, he is a proficient full-stack developer and Head of Product, leading teams adeptly in crafting elaborate digital products at scale for the past 8 years.

Scott Amyx

Innovation Keynote Speaker | Trend Spotter | Experiential, Interactive, Engaging

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As a deep tech venture capitalist, Scott invests in some of the most cutting-edge technologies — quantum computers, space, climate tech, longevity, and autonomy. As an expert in innovation, he intimately understands the benefits of exponential technologies but also recognizes the need for human change management within organizations. His keynotes address people’s greatest fears about disruptive technologies and how they and their organizations can harness the potential while mitigating concerns of human displacement.

About Scott Amyx

Scott Amyx is the Managing Partner at Astor Perkins. Astor Perkins is a deep tech and sustainability VC that backs mavericks solving some of the hardest problems facing humanity on Earth and in space.

From climate change mitigation and adaptation, longevity, and human survival on Earth and in deep space, to the space economy itself, Astor Perkins is tackling some of the most difficult scientific, engineering, and technical problems that have global market potential.

Scott is also a Forbes New York Business Council Member, Singularity University/ Smart City Accelerator mentor and startup board member and SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator) judge. Scott is a Tribeca Disruptor Foundation Fellow, a disruptive innovation awards program of Tribeca Film Festival. Scott is a national Sloan Fellow/ Woodrow Wilson Fellow. He has spoken at TEDx on exponential technologies, Fourth Industrial Revolution & success. Scott is a global thought leader on breakthrough innovation, voted top global innovation keynote speaker, and author on smart cities, the Fourth Industrial Revolution and winner of the Cloud & DevOps World Award for Most Innovative and was voted Top Global Exponential Technologies Expert by Inc. Magazine, HP Enterprise, and Postscapes & Top 10 Global Innovation Keynote Speaker by Scott has been nominated to the World Economic Forum as a committee member for the Future of the Internet. The Republic of Korea nominated Scott to present at the ITU Telecom World, United Nations. Sovereignties, governments, multinationals, and international consulting & research firms look to Scott for unrivaled insights and pulse on the changing landscape.

Scott has been featured on New York Times, TIME, Forbes, The Washington Post, WIRED, TechCrunch, Inc., Pew Research, Chicago Tribune, InformationWeek, Forrester, Gigaom, ReadWrite, Shots Magazine, Business News Daily, IBM Big Data & Analytics, Intel, Geektime, Examiner, TechBeacon, EE Times, IEEE, El País, Costco Magazine, and television and radio programs.

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