Startup Grind: Dan Desjardins, CEO of Distributive

Thursday, February 23, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 PM UTC

Join us at Startup Grind on February 23, where Asif Khan, Founder of GroundLevel Insights Inc. will chat with Dr. Dan Desjardins, co-founder of Distributive!

Virtual event

About this event

Distributive has developed a next-generation computing platform that stitches together all computers and laptops in one room or building to form a supercomputer that deploys parallel workloads across any device or digital infrastructure — from smartphones to enterprise web servers.

With a Ph.D. in Physics, specializing in computation electromagnets, plus 18 years of service in the Royal Canadian Air Force and as an Assistant Professor of Physics and Space Science at the Royal Military College of Canada, it’s no wonder Dr. Desjardins has his finger on the pulse of computing innovation for data scientists, DevOps engineers and computation scientists!

Hear from Dr. Desjardins as he discusses how Distributive got started, where it's headed and how his computing platform is accelerating Canadian science, innovation and discovery!

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  • Kristina Svana

    Spark Centre

    Chapter Director

  • Kailee Somers

    Spark Centre