Dr. Ellie Ardakani
Ellie Ardakani is the Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder at Meta Innovation Technologies. Meta is an energy-tech company that works to assist oil and gas operators in bridging the gap between data and business value. With a PhD in Exploration Geophysics, Ellie is an accomplished geoscience advisor and award-winning energy-tech entrepreneur. She is the 2020 chair-elect of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)’s Women’s Network, and the SEG SEAM director. Ellie received TiE Ottawa’s Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and was named Founder of the Year by the Bootstrap Awards.