Committees

 

On behalf of the organizing committee, we look forward to welcoming you to Edmonton, Alberta in June, 2022!

 

We are delighted to present an inspiring program for this three-day event and look forward to welcoming speakers, partners, and participants from across the globe. It will be an incredible opportunity to showcase your products, explore new market potential and ideas, and hear about the latest developments.

Conference Chairs

PAUL BARCLAY
Associate Professor
University of Calgary

JONATHAN VEINOT

Professor
University of Alberta

CTO & Co-founder
Applied Quantum Materials Inc.

Program Committee

PHIL DE LUNA
Program Director, Materials for Clean Fuels Challenge Program
National Research Council of Canada

ANDREW FUNG
Technical Team Lead – MEMS, Nanofabrication, Integration
CMC Microsystems

STEPHANE GAGNE
President and CEO
Ovensa Inc. and Ovensa
Innovations Inc.

KARRA-LEE GERRITS
Vice-President, Strategy and Business
Development
Protein Industries Canada

EVA HEMMER
Associate Professor

University of Ottawa

JANE HOWE
Associate Professor

University of Toronto

SUSHANTA MITRA
Executive Director &
Professor
Waterloo Institute for
Nanotechnology (WIN)

JEAN-FRANÇOIS MORIN
Professor

Laval University

DEREK OLIVER
Director, Manitoba Institute for Materials Professor

University of Manitoba

STÉPHANE RUGGERI
Advisor, Technology and Innovation

PRIMA Québec

Organizing Committee

MARIE D’IORIO
President

NanoCanada

Svenja-Chenikel

SVENJA CHENIKEL
Senior Trade Officer

Alberta Ministry of Jobs, Economy, and Innovation

COLIN DALTON
Assistant Professor

University of Calgary

JAMES GOSPODYN
Chair of Nanotechnology Systems

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)

HOOMAN HOSSEINKHANNAZER
VP Business Development

Norcada

BRENT JODOIN
Manager, Product & Services Marketing

CMC Microsystems

CHRIS McLEOD
Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications
Edmonton Global

MUSTAFA SAHIN
VP Investment & Trade 
Edmonton Global

SHOMA SINHA
Partnerships Development Officer
Partnerships and Innovation, Queen’s University

JORDAN SPEAKMAN
Senior Manager of Investment Programming
Invest Alberta

STEPHANIE TROTTIER
Client Relationship Leader 
National Research Council
(NANO)

International Advisory Committee

Prof-Jinho-Ahn

JINHO AHN
Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
HanYang University

ANTONIO CORREIA
President

Phantoms Foundation

MARK DALEY
Vice-President (Research)
CIFAR

SETH B. DARLING
Director
Center for Molecular Engineering, Argonne National Laboratory

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WAGUIH ISHAK
Chief Technologist
Corning R&D Corporation

Yokota-Makoto

YOKOTA MAKOTO
Secretary-General

Nanotechnology Business Creation Initiative

EVENT ORGANIZERS

Hosting an international conference in Canada has been the vision of the NanoCanada executive team since the organization began in 2015. We are delighted to welcome to you to this exciting event and have you join us as we discover new opportunities, connections, and solutions for a brighter tomorrow.

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