John McDougall - Inventures
Speaker

John McDougall

CEO

, Bio-Conversion Databank Foundation

John McDougall served almost 20 years as President of the Alberta and National Research Councils, following 30 years in private business. His background includes MNEs, SMEs, startups, fix-ups, academia and government. He was volunteer Chair of both APEGA and Engineers Canada, Chair of the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, and has been involved with many other social and not-for-profit organizations. He has served at the local, provincial, federal and international level on numerous agencies and advisory committees related to trade, education, innovation, engineering, economic development and employment.