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Minda Suchan

Vice President of Geointelligence, MDA
MDA
Participates in 1 Session

Minda Suchan, Ph.D. is a currently the Vice President of GeoIntelligence at MDA, where she is responsible for the GeoIntelligence business area focused on geospatial systems, services, and analytics, primarily based in the Richmond, BC and Halifax facilities. Dr. Suchan has extensive leadership background in the US defence and intelligence community with experience in business execution and operations, strategy and business development, acquisition integration, engineering management, and technology portfolio investments, while leveraging innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence.

Dr. Suchan is a long-time advocate for women in technology, and has a number of professional

affiliations, including her prior work with the Raytheon El Segundo Women’s Network. She served as a co-chair for the Women in Aerospace (WIA) Conference, and both a member of Women in Technology (WIT) and Women in Defense (WID). Dr. Suchan is also on the board of trustees for St. Catherine University, focused on advanced education for women. Dr. Suchan earned a B.A. in Mathematics and Chemistry from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN, followed by a Ph.D. in Chemical Physics at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

Sessions in which Minda Suchan participates

Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM

Keynote

Minda Suchan, MDA (Keynote speaker)

Sessions in which Minda Suchan attends

Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM

Keynote

Minda Suchan, MDA (Keynote speaker)

10:45 AM
10:45 AM

Talk

Will Cadell, Sparkgeo (Speaker)

2:00 PM
2:00 PM
3:30 PM
3:30 PM

Panel

Éric Loubier, Canada Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation (Panelist)

Jonathan Murphy, GoGeomatics Canada (Moderator)

Eric Laliberté, CSA (Panelist)

David Harper, Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) (Panelist)

Thursday 22 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM

Keynote

Luc Brûlé, CSA (Keynote speaker)

12:00 PM
12:00 PM

Keynote

Walter Scott, Maxar (Keynote speaker)

3:30 PM
3:30 PM
Spatial Finance, New Markets For Earth Observation
1 hour, 3:30 PM EDT - 4:30 PM EDT

Panel

June McAlarey, PCI Geomatics (Panelist)

Will Cadell, Sparkgeo (Moderator)

Bill Greer, Maxar (Panelist)

Florian Thaler, OilX (Panelist)

Joe Morrison, Umbra (Panelist)

Friday 23 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
12:30 PM
12:30 PM
2:45 PM
2:45 PM

Panel

Trevor Taylor, OGC (Moderator)

Melanie Desjardins, NWT Centre for Geomatics (Panelist)

James Britton, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (Panelist)

Colin Macdonald, Province of Nova Scotia (Panelist)