Adam Pidlisecky

Associate Professor, University of Calgary; Chief Research Officer and Strategic Advisor, Seequent

Role: Scientist

Site: CDL-Vancouver

Streams: Climate, Compute

Adam is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geoscience and researcher in Applied Geophysics and Hydrogeophysics at the University of Calgary. He was also the Chief Research Officer and currently is a Strategic Advisor for Seequent, a product and platform business that is providing solutions to the mining, civils, environmental and energy sectors.

Adam was the CEO and Founder of 3point Science Inc., a 3D web visualization company, before it was acquired by Seequent in 2016. His intersectional experience as both a scientist and an entrepreneur has enabled him to develop solutions to complex problems. As a scientist, he has gained deep domain expertise around computational geoscience techniques and applications, while always maintaining a focus on the end-user. On the other hand as an entrepreneur, he has focused on how to scale solutions to create positive impact.

Adam has a PhD in Geophysics and M.Sc. in Geophysics from Stanford University, along with a B.Sc. in Geophysics and Geology from the University of British Columbia.