Governance Structure


Board of Directors

Voting Members

Ralph Resnick, Chair

America Makes – the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute:

Founding Director, President and Executive Director of NCDMM

Mohammad Ehteshami

GE Additive:

Vice President and General Manager

Mark Zimny

Promation:

President

Benoit Leduc, PhD

Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada:

Manager of Life Science Industries Directorate Manufacturing

David Muir, PhD

National Research Council Canada:

Director, Research and Development

Ian Donaldson

GKN:

Director, Advanced Engineering Applications

Vesna Cota

Tyco Electronics:

Additive Manufacturing Specialist

François Richard

Pratt and Whitney Canada:

Project Director for Additive Manufacturing

Stefano Chiovelli

Syncrude:

Senior Technical Advisor

Ehsan Toyserkani, PhD

University of Waterloo:

HI-AM Network Director

Mathieu Brochu, PhD

McGill University:

HI-AM Network Associate Director

Non-Voting Members

Linda Martin

NSERC:

Manager

Vladimir Paserin, PhD

University of Waterloo:

CFI Network Manager

Farzad Liravi, PhD

University of Waterloo:

NSERC Network Manager

Laurie Wilfong

University of Waterloo:

Financial Manager

Scientific Advisory Committee

Milan Brandt, PhD

RMIT, Australia:

Professor and Technical Director Advanced Manufacturing Precinct

Ian Gibson, PhD

UT Twente, The Netherlands:

Chair Professor and Director of Fraunhofer Project Center

Timothy Simpson, PhD

Pennsylvania State University, USA:

Paul Morrow Professor of Engineering Design and Manufacturing

Ali Bonakdar, PhD

Siemens, Canada:

Advanced Manufacturing Leader

Vladimir Paserin, PhD

University of Waterloo, Canada:

CFI Network Manager

Behrang Poorganji, PhD

GE Additive, USA:

Materials Development Manager

Mohsen Seifi, PhD

ASTM International, USA:

Director of Global Additive Manufacturing Programs

Francesco Iorio, PhD

Autodesk, Canada:

Computational Science Research Director

Paul Bishop, PhD

Dalhousie University, Canada:

Theme 1 Leader

Steve Cockcroft, PhD

University of British Columbia, Canada:

Theme 2 Leader

Ehsan Toyserkani, PhD

University of Waterloo, Canada:

Theme 3 Leader

Mathieu Brochu, PhD

McGill University, Canada:

Theme 4 Leader

Hani Henein, PhD

University of Alberta, Canada:

Node Leader

Carl Blais, PhD

Université Laval, Canada:

Node Leader

Hani Naguib, PhD

University of Toronto, Canada:

Node Leader

Commercialization and Outreach Advisory Committee

Gary Brock, Chair

University of Waterloo:

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Gary Biermann

Global Science & Technology Engagement at Lockheed Martin:

Regional Technology Manager

Vladimir Paserin, PhD

University of Waterloo:

CFI Network Manager

Dave Dietz

University of Waterloo:

Director of Engineering Research

Farzad Liravi, PhD

University of Waterloo:

NSERC Network Manager

Administrative Staff

Farzad Liravi, PhD

University of Waterloo:

NSERC Network Manager

Vladimir Paserin, PhD

University of Waterloo:

CFI Network Manager

Catherine Demers

University of Waterloo:

Project Accountant

Meghan Schmuck

University of Waterloo:

Research Administrative Assistant