Prof. Cert., The Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon; M.S., Ph.D., University of Manitoba; M.B.A., University of South Australia
Dr. Jose A. Rueda has more than 18 years of experience in research and development and commercialization, particularly in interactive and data networking products and services. With a focus on technology applications and venture development in the communications, media and entertainment industries, Dr. Rueda formerly served as the chief executive producer for the Hong Kong team at PlayLab, where he was involved with popular games such as Indiana Jones, High School Musical, Power Rangers, MySims Racing, among others. In 2006, Rueda co-founded Fortune Cat Games Studio, Canada's first video games business incubator, and for eight years served as the director of data networking, operations and research at TRLabs in Canada, a consortium of industry, university and government. Other relevant experience includes serving on the Board of Canada's Advanced Networking Organization for Research Industry & Education, the Ensis Investment Venture Capital Fund Advisory Committee, the International Standards Organization Technical Committee for Nano Technology, and other listed and private companies and not-for-profit organizations. Rueda holds a Ph.D. and M.Sc. in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Manitoba and an M.B.A. from the University of South Australia.