Dr. John S. Butler

Director of Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs

Dr. John Butler is a Principal & Senior Consultant, Co-Leader of Strategy & Scenario Planning Practice and Co-Leader of Smart Cities Practice. He is also an award winning academic and entrepreneur having co-founded and/or co-architected IC2, MCC, Technology Commercialization Graduate Program at UT-Austin,  Glofish, and other initiatives. At CMG, Dr. Butler helps drive our Smart Cities Planning, Economic Development, Technology Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship Development practices.

1:00 - 1:15 PM KEYNOTE A


Business Model for Smart Cities

Dr. John S. Butler | Consultant, Advisor at CMG

9:15 – 9:30 AM KEYNOTE A

Day 3 - Sept 8th D360S 2022

New Business Models

Professor and Director of Texas Ventures Labs at UT-Austin

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Day 2 - Sept 7th D360S 2022

Digital Infrastructure Ecosystem Panel


  • Dixon Wright | SVP of Surety at USI Insurance Services


  • Al Berkeley | Former President of NASDAQ
  • Don Bowden | Founder and Chairman at OS2 and BuilderChain
  • Peter Gibbs | President of Foundation Surety Insurance
  • Don Cardinal | Managing Director of Financial Data Exchange
  • John Butler | Professor and Director Texas Venture Labs at UT-Austin
  • William H. Van Sweringen | Digital Strategy Advisor at ExxonMobil Global Projects Company