Professor and CEO
Jeune professionnel du Québec
Frédéric Nabki is a professor of electrical engineering at the École de technologie supérieure and works in the field of microsystems. He has directed or co-directed in research projects more than 100 students at the bachelor's, master's, doctoral and postdoctoral levels. In addition to being an inspiring professor, he is active in applied research, with more than 100 scientific publications, as well as 7 patents issued and 11 applications under evaluation.
Frédéric is also co-founder and CEO of the very promising semiconductor startup, SPARK Microsystems. Through his leadership, SPARK has received more than $2.25M in grants and $1.25M in venture capital funding and has attracted the attention of leading Silicon Valley companies. SPARK already has 10 full-time employees and was recently selected as one of Montreal's top 10 technology companies to watch in 2018 by Betakit.
Frédéric wants to continue to make a difference in Quebec society by training more qualified engineers, pushing technological innovation further and creating high value-added jobs.