Steven Fabijanski is President & CEO of Agrisoma Biosciences Inc., one of Canada’s longest running agricultural biotechnology companies. Agrisoma is focused on using its proprietary ETL chromosome engineering technology to create a new generation of crops for bio-energy and food, with enhanced performance, quality and environmental benefits. Prior to his assuming leadership of Agrisoma, Steve provided management services to multiple companies in biotechnology, over a 10 year period being involved with more than 150 different clients with a focus on intellectual property, innovation and policy. He has 20 years experience in agriculture and biotechnology, encompassing commercialization, regulatory, technology, and IP development. Steve is the named inventor on more than 40 issued and pending patents in the United States and Canada and has published more than 20 scientific papers in the area of biotechnology. Steve currently is the Chair of the Agriculture and Nutrition Advisory Board of Biotech Canada, a member of the National Sciences and Engineering Research Councils Strategic Grants Energy Committee and a member of the National Research Council’s Advisory Committee. He is also a member of the the AgWest board of directors and holds a Ph.D. from the University of Southern California and a Bachelors Degree from the University of Miami.