o Jessica Yip is COO & Cofounder of A&K Robotics, a self-driving technology company developing micromobilty solutions to improve accessibility & customer experience in airports.
Driven by a passion to make helpful robots for society, she oversees the company’s robotic deployments, including customer training & support programs. With 10+ years in operations from high-tech, to real estate to hospitality, she ensures A&K is a capital-efficient company that stays on track to hit milestones & exceed customer expectations.
Before A&K, she was Operations Manager for an asset portfolio worth $250M & a team of leasing agents. She’s also led social development initiatives focused on youth empowerment as a program facilitator in Vanuatu. Today she enjoys volunteering to promote STEM careers for girls
Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.