Dr. Ma has 15 years of experience in bioinformatics research and commercialization. He is a professor in Cheriton’s School of Computer Science at University of Waterloo. He was formerly a co-founder and a board member at Bioinformatics Solutions Inc., where he created the PEAKS software. He is passionate in developing innovative and easy-to-use bioinformatics software and making it widely accessible in both the private and public sectors.
Mr. Xie has 10 years of experience developing and commercializing software solutions and technologies in the field of proteomics using mass spectrometry. Prior to co-founding Rapid Novor, he was the Chief Operating Officer at BSI and spent 5 years in several software companies in China. Mr. Xie received his M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from Western University in 2006 and Master of Business Administration degree at Richard Ivey School of Business in 2016.
Mr. Liu has 20 years of experiences in network application, software architecture and computer system. He was formerly the Chief Technology Officer at Computer and Information Management Centre of Tsinghua University, where he was dedicated in building highly reliable and efficient online education systems. He was also the Chief Architect of GridSeed where his team delivered the first Bitcoin and Litecoin dual-mode mining device in the world.