Invited Speaker

Distinguished professors from both academia and industry will be invited to give speeches.

Dan Ruby
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)

OCE’s Advanced Technology Platforms

• Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN)
• IBM Innovation Incubator Project
• Next Generation Network Program

Bio: Dan Ruby joined OCE in 2016 as a Business Development Manager. He is currently responsible for Durham Region and surrounding areas. Dan’s prior role was Economic Development Manager for the City of Vaughan, responsible for the Innovative Research, Development and Design convergence sector. In this capacity, Dan created and led the development of the Vaughan International Commercialization Centre (VICC) initiative.

Dan has also founded four companies in his career along with a not for profit called ‘the Green Connections Network”. He holds an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto.