Ben Ebong, Senior Group Product Manager Digital Learning Solutions, has led the Simulation Product Team at Intuitive since 2015.  This team has managed the development and global launch of the Da Vinic Si Skills Simulator, Da Vinci Xi Skills Simulator and Da Vinci SimNow simulator over the past 13 years.  The Simulation product team focuses heavily on customer research for deep understanding of human-centric jobs-to-done and drive both prototype and full-scale simulation solutions to meet their needs.  Previous to leading the Simulation team, Ben Ebong served as a Sr. Training Specialist at Intuitive where he trained and issued certification for over 400 surgeons in Da Vinci technology prior to their initial robotic case series.  Ben Ebong holds a BA in Political Science from Davidson College and an MBA from Keenan Flagler Business School at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.