Roger Werne
Deputy Director of Industrial Partnerships, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Roger Werne has more than 40 years of experience in research and development, including nuclear weapons, nonproliferation, structures and solid mechanics R&D, medical devices, and technology commercialization, including the founding of one startup company. He has led Engineering at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, an organization of over 3,000 engineers, technicians and administrative personnel.

Specialties include leadership and management of large and small engineering organizations; creative and entrepreneurial problem solving, and good people management skills.