Ted Knaak has been active in the LiDAR industry for 25 years. Together with his TopoDOT® software development team, he founded the TopoDOT® company in 2012. Prior to TopoDOT®, Ted founded Riegl USA in 1993 to apply LiDAR technology to industrial and survey applications in the North American market. In another career, Ted was a control systems analyst at GE Space Systems Division for about 10 years. Ted holds Masters degrees in electrical and mechanical engineering from Brown and Drexel universities.