Past Meetup

Startup Grind Ottawa Hosts Mark Klibanov (GestureLogic)

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Price: $10.00 /per person
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Mark Klibanov, GestureLogic

Mark Klibanov is the co-founder and CPO of Ottawa based, GestureLogic. He’s an electrical engineer by profession, having graduated from Carleton University.

During his fourth year research project, Mark created new technology that interfaced between human muscles and computers and and would go on to form the fundamental technology behind LEO.

LEO is a wearable fitness device targeted for runners/cyclists with a unique ability to measure muscle activity. It’s currently being crowdfunded on Indigogo.



6:30 Networking And Snacks
7:30 Fireside Chat
8:30 Networking And Drinks

Hosted By Franco Varriano, Startup Grind Ottawa Director

Franco's been an entrepreneur since the age of 11. After working overseas during university, he returned to work in the NGO, public and private sectors building web and mobile programs. He's been actively involved in helping and organizing various Ottawa events to make the city a better place. He's currently leading content and growth with, the online destination for interactive and helpful guides.
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