Full Name
Michael Mooney, C.E.T., A.Sc.T.
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Speaker Bio
Micheal is the Executive Director of Creative Lab North (CLNS) and President-Elect of the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologist (OACETT), with 20 years of experiences in the technology, engineering and consulting sectors as Certified Engineering Technologist, (Ontario) and Applied Science Technologist, (British Columbia). Focused on systems level change in his current role as Executive Director (CLNS), Micheal specializes in driving collaboration, change and innovation within highly complex and heavily regulated environments.

As President-Elect (OACETT), Micheal is a strong advocate for OACETT's 25,000 members bringing significant governance, regulatory and compliance experience to his work supporting the growth of the association and recognition of the contributions technicians and technologists make to the Ontario economy and ensuring our communities are safe and secure. Including supporting the ongoing development of certifications and credentials that meet the needs of our members and respond to critical market drivers and regulatory frameworks.

Micheal has also been a dedicated advocate for diversity, inclusion and human rights in both physical and digital realms, with 10+ years of strategic planning and policy development with various NGOs across Canada. Focusing on the role technology can play, (when developed and deployed for social good), in bridging the growing equity gaps and promoting economic development in disadvantaged or remote populations/communities.
Michael Mooney, C.E.T., A.Sc.T.