Person: Dr Patricia Béretta

John Schwenk

John Schwenk has been appointed chief operating officer and network business manager of the Mathematics of Information Technology and Complex Systems (MITACS), a Networks of Centres of Excellence. Schwenk joined MITACS after gaining 15 years experience in high-tech business development, management and sales in Vancouver, Toronto and New York. He holds a MBA from Univ…

Murray Stewart

Murray Stewart has been appointed CEO of Iter Canada following the untimely passing of Peter Barnard last August. At a board meeting in June, Murray was named as president of the organization dedicated to bringing the ITER international fusion research facility to Canada. He was previously Iter Canada’s managing director and was a founding member…

Dr Patricia Béretta

Dr Patricia Béretta has been appointed to the governing council of the National Research Council. Béretta is executive VP marketing and strategy at Medicalis Corp, Kitchener ON. She received a PhD in biomedical engineering from Univ of Lyon, France…. The federal government has made two new appointments to the governing council of the Natural Sciences…