Cameron Ower

Director, Engineering & Chief Technology Officer, MDA Robotics and Automation

Cameron Ower is currently MDA’s Director of Engineering and Chief Technology Officer for the company’s Robotics and Automation business site. These responsibilities include ensuring the integrity of engineering activities, strategic research and development and intellectual property management within the Robotics business. He has been with MDA for over 30 years, holding a number of engineering leadership roles over that time including control systems design lead for the Canadarm 2 and Dextre, Director of Systems Engineering and Director of Research and Development. He has Bachelor and Master of Applied Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto and a Doctorate in Aerospace Engineering from Carleton University. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies and serves on industry advisory boards at Western University, Queen’s University and the University of Toronto.