Datta Godbole, PhD

Datta Godbole

Datta Godbole, PhD

TLI Faculty, Technological Leadership Institute


Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of California, Berkeley

Master of Technology, Systems and Controls Engineering
Indian Institute of Technologies, Bombay

Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical Engineering
University of Poona, India



Datta Godbole is a seasoned technology executive who has led the development of cutting-edge technologies, delivering innovative products, solutions and services in diverse industries including: Smart Buildings and Smart Cities, Industrial Internet of Things, Smart Electric Grids, Autonomous Air Vehicles/Drones (UAV), Next Generation Air Traffic Management (ATM), and Self-Driving Cars and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS).

Godbole focuses on technology strategies that provide business value. He works closely with marketing/sales teams to engage key customers in understanding unmet needs and willingness to pay. He practices open innovation with universities, startups, customers and technology partners to develop new technologies and business models that bring benefits to the entire value chain from customers to suppliers.                                

He has expertise in design, development, operation, remote monitoring and predictive maintenance of fault-tolerant, mission-critical human-in-the-loop system of systems using knowledge from dynamical systems, automation and controls, computer science, data analytics and cognitive science.    

Curriculum Vitae

Alternate Job Roles
Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Edge2Cloud IoT, LLC

Board of Directors
Enginuity Power Systems

Advisory Board
Zenatix: IoT Powered Automation


Edge2Cloud IoT, LLC

  • New Product Development & Launch
  • Technology & Product Strategy
  • Software Enabled Innovative Business Models
  • Digital Transformation
  • 5* User Experience
  • Internet of Things
  • Edge2Cloud Connected Solutions
  • Cloud and Mobile Platforms
  • Open Innovation
  • Organic Growth Acceleration
  • Process Design & Optimization
  • Agile Organizational Design
  • Smart Connected Products
  • M&A Due Diligence & Integration


M.S. in Management of Technology

Honors and Awards

Eliahu Jury Award for outstanding research in Systems Theory, University of California at Berkeley, 1997