Miad Fard received his B.Sc. degree from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto in 2013. He joined the Energy Systems Group at the University of Toronto, where he received his MASc in 2016 with research focused on power converters and power ICs. Miad is the co-founder of Illuster Technologies, a startup with the goal of modernizing electronics education. He is currently a lead designer at Tecium Designs, a Toronto company specialized in power electronics. Miad joined the IEEE Toronto Executive Committee in April 2018 as the Chair of the Young Professionals group for the Toronto section.
Chair of Young Professionals