Todd Maddox, Ph.D. is a Learning Scientist and Research Fellow at Amalgam Insights and is the CEO and Founder of Cognitive Design and Statistical Consulting LLC. His passion is to apply his 25 years of scientific and neuroscientific expertise, gained by managing a large human learning, memory and performance laboratory, to help build better training solutions. Todd published over 200 scientific articles resulting in over 10,000 academic citations. Todd is a prolific learning science speaker, and to date, has won over $10 million in federal grants from the National Institute of Health, National Science Foundation, and Department of Defense. After receiving his Ph.D. in Psychology and Brain Science, Todd embarked on a 25-year academic research career achieving status as a leader in the fields of human learning, memory and performance. Todd is especially interested in applying his optimized training expertise to manufacturing, healthcare, and corporate training and sees immense potential for applications of augmented and virtual reality in these sectors.