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Event Organiser: ICE

Fusion energy, Burnaby

  • Lecture
  • Burnaby
  • 14 March 2018
  • 19:00 - 21:00
Fusion energy, Burnaby

About this event

Fusion energy has the potential to create a cleaner, safer world. Speaker Michael Delage, Chief Technology Officer at General Fusion, Burnaby will take us through the background of scientific development to state-of-the-art from his perspective, and how General Fusion is developing the technology to make it available as soon as possible.


Michael Delage

Michael, Chief Technology Officer, is an engineer and experienced technology entrepreneur with a career spent developing complex technologies and bringing them to market. Since joining General Fusion in 2010, he has held multiple responsibilities: building strategic partnerships internationally with fusion research institutions and key players in the energy industry; overseeing corporate strategy, communications and government relations; and now as CTO he is responsible for developing and implementing General Fusion's technology strategy and science program. Previously, from 2003-2010 Michael co-founded and help build Energate Inc. into one of the leading residential demand response technology companies in North America.

Michael created and managed Energate's product strategy as the company pioneered many of the technologies and standards integrating residential solutions into the smart grid. Earlier in his career, Michael worked in the aerospace industry as a systems and design engineer on technologies from microsatellites to the robotic systems on the International Space Station, where hardware he designed continues to operate today. Michael holds a B.Sc. in Engineering Physics and an M.B.A. for Science and Technology from Queen's University.

Event venue

Accent Inns
3777 Henning Drive
Burnaby V5C 6N5

For more information please contact:

Deborah Oyelaja

e: deborah.oyelaja@ice.org.uk