Speaker Bio

 - Brad Lowe

Brad Lowe

VP, National Accelerator Operations, Wavefront

As Wavefront’s VP of National Accelerator Operations, Brad is responsible for the full suite of programs that are accelerating the growth of wireless and mobile companies in Canada. Brad and his team have delivered programs to hundreds of companies at all stages of development that have hit the market, grown and gone global.

Brad has been active in the Vancouver technology community for more than 25 years, working in management positions at established, respected tech companies such as Nokia, Redback Networks, Abatis, and MacDonald Dettwiler. In addition to these enterprises, Brad has also been involved in several startups that have grown and been acquired.

Prior to Wavefront, Brad was VP of Research and Development and Head of Nokia‘s Product Creation Centre in Vancouver BC, and chair of Nokia’s Canadian Management team. He also served on the board of the (CWTA) Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association.

Brad is multi-lingual and has lived in many cities around the globe. He holds a BSc in chemical engineering from the University of California, Davis and describes himself as a passionate curler.