President and CEO — Robin Winsor

President and CEO — Robin Winsor

President and CEO — Robin Winsor

Robin Winsor is a technology leader and entrepreneur who has led several organizations from start-up and growth to international success. He has worked in both the commercial and non-profit sectors, specializing at the crossroads where information technology is applied to traditional sectors such as oil and gas and health. He is often sought as a speaker on the use of technology for the public good.

Before joining Cybera as President and CEO in 2010, Robin invented and developed the world’s first direct digital x-ray system. The company he formed around this, Imaging Dynamics, won the 2005 Cool Companies Award for being an innovative and exciting place to work. He is a past recipient of a Manning Innovation Award, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and in 2012, received a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for outstanding service to Canada. He holds multiple patents and has authored standards that are still used in the medical, well-logging and seismic industries.

Robin Winsor Presentations

Building 43

Building 43

What is cyberinfrastructure? What exactly does Cybera do? Here, Robin breaks it all down.

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University of Alberta 2012

Change fear and the new normal

From longbows to the printing press to robotics: the past and present of technological revolutions, and why humanity cannot afford to dismiss them.

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BCNet & HPCS 2012

BCNET and HPCS

From digital viral videos to high-tech farming: a look at the amazing things Albertans can do when given access to network speed and computer power.

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OpenStack Summit May 2015

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Cybera was the first user of OpenStack, outside of Rackspace and NASA. Watch Robin tell Cybera’s story.

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