Dr. Conover is the founder of Practical Scientific Solutions, Inc., a U.S. military contractor and consultant. Practical Scientific Solutions partners with industry, federal government agencies, and the United States Military to meet the Scientific, Technological, and Engineering needs. They believe the greatest innovations are achieved through these partnerships with the customer from Day One.
Practical Scientific Solutions have earned many S&T contracts with significant Warfighter considerations. Past contracts include: development of a virtual reality training space for field medics, design of a see-through augmented reality display for next generation fighter pilot helmets, development of non-mechanical beam steering technology, delivery of advanced training equipment for military working dogs and their handlers, and design of surreptitious optical communications systems.
As a co-founder of the Texas Defense Innovation Forum (TDIF), Dr. Conover intends to connect with the many players in the central Texas innovation ecosystem. TDIF is currently focused on enabling industry and academic successes in association with the Army Futures Command.
Born in the Midwest, Dr. Conover now lives in central North Carolina with his wife and children.