Henry Cialone is President and CEO of EWI, a leading developer of innovative technology solutions that enhance manufacturing competitiveness. Prior to joining EWI in 2005, Dr. Cialone had a long and distinguished career at Battelle Memorial Institute, where he was an executive in the energy and materials arena and served on the governing board of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. He is a member of the Ohio State University College of Engineering Advisory Council and the Miami University Research Advisory Council; Trustee of the Manufacturing Institute in Washington, D.C., and MRIGlobal in Kansas City; and, Director of ALMMII (American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute) in Detroit, Flowgroup plc in England, and Biosortia Pharmaceuticals in Ohio. Dr. Cialone received his B.S. degree in Materials Engineering from Brown University, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Materials Science, also from Brown, where his area of specialization was hydrogen enhanced fracture.