Kurtis McBride is CEO and co-founder of Miovision, a smart city technology company that focuses on reducing traffic congestion. Under Kurtis' leadership, Miovision has provided the data and insights to improve traffic flow in over 13,000 municipalities worldwide. Kurtis is an active member of the startup community in the Waterloo Region. He served on the board of directors for the Accelerator Centre, where Miovision spent its formative years. In 2016, Kurtis co-founded Catalyst137, a converted warehouse that will become the world's largest campus for burgeoning technology manufacturing and IoT companies. Kurtis holds a Masters of Engineering in Systems Design from the University of Waterloo.