ION Alberta Lunch Meeting – January 17, 2019

Date: Thursday, January 17, 2019

Time: Registration at 11:45am, presentation starts at 12:00pm (noon)

Location: Science A 247, University of Calgary

Parking: http://www.ucalgary/map

Presentation Topic:

Advanced Technologies & Intelligent Autonomous Systems in Alberta

Presenter: 

Ken Brizel, CEO ACAMP, www.acamp.ca

Speaker’s Bio:

Ken Brizel, CEO of Alberta Centre for Advanced MNT Products (ACAMP) with 30 years’ experience in managing and developing advanced technology products and organizations. An international executive, operational experience in public and private corporations. Hands-on leader, mentor with extensive operational background strategy, business development, planning, team building, sales, marketing, engineering, operations and manufacturing. Previously served as CEO LightPath Technologies NASDAQ listed public company also served as a Senior Vice President for Strategy & Business Development at Oplink Communications and at AT&T Bell Labs/Lucent Microelectronics, Director of Strategic marketing for Infrastructure Products and Product line Director for Consumer Digital Signal Processors. Ken has worked in two start-ups, one sold and the other went public, trained in business at GE’s corporate Crotonville global leadership institute.

Ken holds a Master’s Degree and Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and concentration in solid state physics from RPI (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) and was awarded the prestigious David Sarnoff Award for Outstanding Technical Achievement at RCA Corporation.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:

To ensure that we have enough food and chairs on hand, we would appreciate if you could let us know if you will be attending by sending an email to one of the members of the executive:

Chair: Chris Goodall, cgoodalltp@gmail.com

Vice Chair: Kyle O’Keefe, kyle.okeefe@ucalgary.ca

Treasurer: John B. Schleppe, john.schleppe@novatel.ca

Secretary: Landon Urquhart, landon.urquhart@outlook.com

 

Cost:

$18 members,

$20 non-members,

$15 students.

ION Alberta Lunch Meeting and Election – Thursday, April 13, 2017

Elections were held and two new members joined the executive.

Chair: Chris Goodall, cgoodalltp@gmail.com

Vice Chair: Kyle O’Keefe, kyle.okeefe@ucalgary.ca

Treasurer: John B. Schleppe, john.schleppe@novatel.ca

Secretary: Landon Urquhart, landon.urquhart@outlook.com

Kristian Morin of Leica Geosystems gave a presentation on SLAM: A Technology for Unbounded Navigation.

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