Thamir (Tom) Murad, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Tom has been a licensed engineer since 1998 and has years of experience in the profession. He currently is the Head of Siemens Canada Engineering & Technology Academy (SCETA), as well as the Country Lead for Engineering, Technology and Academics for Siemens.
Tom has been a great advocate for the profession by sharing his experience and expertise with many committees and organizations. He’s a member of the Halton Champions of Innovation Round Table, the Humber College Applied Technologies Dean’s Board, the Ryerson University Faculty of Engineering Advisory Council, PEO’s Experience Review Committee and a chair of the IEEE Greater Toronto Section’s Executive Committee. Tom has also been a member of the Board of Directors for IEEE Canada, the German Canadian Centre for Innovation & Research, the Green Centre Canada, and Fielding Environmental. His contributions to the profession have been recognized by PEO, which gave him the Order of Honour, and he was also named a Fellow of Engineers Canada.
Tom has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, as well as a Ph.D. of Engineering, specializing in Power Electronics & Industrial Controls from the Loughborough University of Technology.