Ryan Gariepy is the CTO and co-founder of Clearpath Robotics, a builder of intelligent robot development platforms. He has expertise in everything from educational robotics to automated manufacturing to self-driving mining vehicles.
He serves on the board of directors for the Open Source Robotics Foundation, Next Generation Manufacturing Canada and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Canadian Robotics Network.
Ryan has a B.A.Sc. in Mechatronics Engineering and a M.A.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering, both from the University of Waterloo, and over three dozen pending patents in the field of intelligent systems.