Ron Evans

Technologist For Hire
The Hybrid Group

Ron Evans is an award-winning software developer and expert in robotics/IoT/computer vision who is very active in the free and open source community. He has helped clients such as AT&T, Intel, and Northvolt solve some of their most difficult technical and business problems.

Ron has spoken at conferences such as MakerFaire, OSCON, GopherCon, FOSDEM, and the MIT Technology Review. He has been profiled in the press by Wired, Fast Company, and The New York Times​. Ron has published videos for Pearson and O'Reilly, as well as written articles for MSNBC, BYTE Magazine, and the Direct Marketing Association. He was presented with Intel's “Top Innovator” award five consecutive years from 2015 to 2019, as well as being a recipient of the "Ruby Hero"​ award in 2014.

Ron is a code contributor to many open source hardware/software projects a maintainer of TinyGo (, as well as creator of Gobot ( and GoCV (