Co-Founder and Chief Simulation Strategist
Ron Goldman is an EdTech and digital health entrepreneur. Over the past 15 years, he has pioneered the application of neuroscience, gaming technology, and artificial intelligence to the design of simulation experiences with virtual humans that improve social, emotional, and physical health across healthcare, PK-12, and higher education. Ron acted as Kognito's CEO until January 2020. Ron is a member of the editorial board of the Games for Health journal. He is a frequent speaker at conferences about entrepreneurship and innovation in the EdTech and digital health markets and has been featured in publications such as Fast Company, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, NPR, U.S. News & World Report, and HealthLeaders. Before co-founding Kognito, Ron founded and ran an artist management agency for rock musicians and served in the Israeli Army. He resides in NYC with his wife and two young daughters.