Candice Paton – Executive Director, Clean Technology, Alberta Innovates

Candice Paton is the Executive Director for Clean Technology on the Alberta Innovates Clean Energy team with over 10 years of experience in technology development and innovation in energy systems. At Alberta Innovates, she and her team partner with industry, academia and entrepreneurs to accelerate the development, demonstration and adoption of innovative cleantech solutions that will benefit Alberta; particularly with respect to diversification and our energy transition. She started her career as part of the Technology Development team at Cenovus Energy, deploying new technologies that can improve on emissions, energy efficiency and climate change impacts in oil sands facilities. Candice is passionate about energy technologies and the efforts required to move the needle on environmental performance in Alberta and is currently a Fellow of the Energy Futures Lab. She completed her B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Alberta and her M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering at the University of Calgary. She also holds her Professional Engineer designation with APEGA.

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