DR. KENNETH KENT
(Board of Directors – Member)
Dr. Kenneth Kent (P.Eng) cofounded anessa in 2015. Prior to anessa, he joined the faculty at the University of New Brunswick, Fredericton in 2002 after obtaining his Ph.D. (University of Victoria, 2003), M.Sc. (1999), and B.Sc. Hons. (Memorial University, 1996). Ken’s interests include cloud computing, high performance computing, embedded systems, and software engineering. Eager to apply his skills in industry, he has completed significant research on commercial technologies in collaboration with numerous multi-national partners that has led to 8 patents and over 150 refereed journal and conference publications. Dr. Kent is recognized for his contributions through various awards including UNB Research Scholar, NBIF Star Mentor of the Year, IBM Faculty of the Year, IBM Project of the Year, and several best paper awards.