David Buckley is the Chief Operating Officer of Technosylva Inc., located in La Jolla, CA. He has over 30 years of experience in applying spatial modeling technology to operational solutions for forestry and wildfire management. This includes leading wildfire risk assessments for 30+ state agencies, as well the implementation of advanced wildfire risk forecasting systems for California IOUs, the State of California, and the CPUC (Wildfire Analyst Enterprise FireCast and FireSim). He specializes in understanding operational issues and crafting solutions that meet business requirements for both short term requirements and long-term objectives. In partnership with Joaquin Ramirez (Technosylva CEO & CTO), he has built Technosylva to be the leading wildfire modeling company in the US, leveraging the substantial achievements of their partner company in Spain.