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Raed Kadri
Head at Ontario’s AVIN/Automotive Technology and Mobility Innovation


Mr. Kadri is the Head of Ontario’s Automotive Technology and Mobility Innovation at Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). In his role, he is responsible for leading Ontario’s Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN), an initiative by the Government of Ontario which drives economic growth, creates high-quality jobs and strengthens Ontario’s competitive advantage in the automotive, transportation and mobility sector. Prior to this role he worked as a Director and Business Development Manager at Ontario Centres of Excellence. He has also worked for 5 years at Auto21 as a Manager of External Affairs and as a Business Development Officer.

Mr. Kadri received his Bachelor of Applied Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of Windsor, his Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from Wayne State University in Detroit and his Master of Science in Business and Management Research from Henley Business School in Henley-on-Thames, U.K. He has also completed his Doctorate in Business Administration from Henley Business School in partnership with Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.

Agenda Sessions

  • Future proofing the automotive sector through V2X