Walter O’Brien

CEO, Scorpion Computer Services

Executive Producer, Scorpion (CBS-TV series)

The CBS television show Scorpion tells the story of an international network of super-geniuses who form the last line of defense against the complex threats of the modern age. The real-life inspiration for the show, Walter O'Brien, was a child prodigy who started Scorpion Computer Services at the age of 13. He will explain how his company applies high IQ, computer science, and artificial intelligence to mitigate risk, avoid cyber threats and solve global problems. powered by is a global think tank for hire that provides intelligence on demand as a concierge service. For 25 years Scorpion has gathered together a team of World Class Experts that have invented and applied Artificial Intelligence engines to protect United States war fighters in Afghanistan. Scorpion has created over 150 unique technology inventions is an Irish national coding champion and competed in the Olympics in Informatics. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security certified Walter as being of National Interest to the United States and granted him an Extraordinary Abilities Visa EB1-1.