Dennis L. Thomas is a Founder and CEO of IQStrategix. a knowledge computing software engineering company located in Michigan. Thomas is the conceptual designer of the company’s award-winning, patent pending knowledge solution service (SaaS) called IQxCloud and a thought leader in the field of Knowledge Science and Engineering. He has been engaged with the semantic technology industry since 2002, and published several articles and white papers related to semantics, knowledge science and knowledge engineering. Thomas has also made numerous presentations at schools, business groups, and innovation conferences on these subjects. He was a co-developer of the first theory-based semantic knowledge science and engineering course presented at the University of California, Irvine.