BlackBerry CEO John Chen will be one of the main speakers at the Waterloo Innovation Summit later on today. This summit is a collaboration between the University of Waterloo, Communitech, various companies, government and those in academia. The theme of this year’s summit between September 16th and September 18th centers around the discussion of world-class innovation ecosystems and what it takes to achieve them.
John Chen will be one of the panelists during the Firechat segment scheduled for today from 11:00am – 11:45am EST. Among the topics that he will discuss is BlackBerry’s relationship and contribution to innovation ecosystems around the world.
It will be held at the University of Waterloo’s Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre for those able to attend. For others that cannot be there, the discussion can be followed on twitter via hashtag #WINS15 and also on the University of Waterloo Twitter account.