Solantro Selected for IEEE's 2017 Outstanding Company Recognition Award

07-Nov-2017

2017 IEEE Ottawa Section Outstanding Information and Communications Technology Company Recognition Award

Every year at its Annual General Meeting, the IEEE Ottawa Section presents its Awards to local companies/organizations involved in advanced technology development and business growth. The candidate companies are nominated by the IEEE members, the wider engineering community, industry, academia, and organizations in the Ottawa region.

On September 8, The IEEE Ottawa Section Awards and Recognition Committee received an Award Nomination Application where Solantro Semiconductor Corp. was nominated as a candidate for the “2017 Outstanding Information and Communications Technology Company Recognition Award”. The Committee had its meeting on October 6, 2017 to review and assess all nomination applications received, and after a careful evaluation process and based on the following criteria, the Committee selected the Awards winners:

• Innovation and patents
• Products and technology
• Benefits and services for the region, province, and country
• Employment
• Market driven strategy for the local and international industry


The Awards and Recognition Committee of IEEE Ottawa Section selected Solantro Semiconductor for the 2017 Outstanding Information and Communications Technology Company Recognition Award. Citation: "for its Advanced Design and Manufacturing Semiconductor Devices to Measure, Process and Drive Power Conversion Architectures."

Luke Smith, Solantro’s CEO, received this prestigious award at the IEEE Ottawa Section 73rd Annual General Meeting Banquet that was held on Friday, October 17, 2017 at the Shaw Centre. The theme this year was “Game Changers” supported by two Keynote Speaker Jeff LeJeune, VP of Engineering at Magnet Forensics, and Solon Angel, Chief Strategy Officer at MindBridge Analytics Inc.

The slide Luke Smith presented follows:


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3930 E Ray Rd, Suite 140
Phoenix, AZ 85044

  Canadian Address:
146 Colonnade Rd, Suite 200,
Ottawa ON, K2E7Y1

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