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Hydrogen’s Role in the Low Carbon Transition Webinar

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Watch our Webinar: Hydrogen’s Role in the Low Carbon Transition. Learn about Hydrogen and join the discussion with Chris Reid and Mike Thiessen as they discuss the current landscape in Canada: hydrogen’s application trends, and how these trends will shape the future of energy use in Canada.

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Mike Thiessen – Director of Sustainable Investment, Genus Capital Management

Mike provides leadership for all sustainable disciplines, including research and portfolio construction. Prior to joining Genus, he worked at a strategic consultancy firm, a quantitative hedge fund and an equity research firm. Mike holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge concentrating in Social Innovation and is a CFA Charterholder.
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Chris Reid – CEO, Ekona Power Inc., Managing Director of Innovative Breakthrough Energy Technologies (IBET)

Chris is the CEO of Ekona Power Inc., and the Managing Director of Innovative Breakthrough Energy Technologies (IBET), Prior to this, Mr. Reid worked for Plug Power as GM of the Motive Power Division. He was responsible for directing the commercialization of fuel cell power products for material handling customers. Before joining Plug Power, Mr. Reid was co-founder and CEO of Cellex Power Inc. since it was incorporated in 1998. Cellex was a pioneering company that introduced fuel cells products into the material handling industry and was acquired by Plug Power in 2007.

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