SFU and the Alumni Association are honouring four inspiring alumni – an international wireless technology pioneer; an award-making filmmaker; a scientist and aquaculture innovator; and one of the youngest CEOs in the Fortune 500 - with a 2019 SFU Outstanding Alumni Award.
The annual awards recognizes SFU alumni whose achievements reflect SFU’s mandate of engaging the world. This year's four winners are making exceptional community contributions at home and abroad.
The awards will be presented on Sept. 20 at the 2019 Outstanding Alumni Awards at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre. The evening's host will be previous SFU outstanding alumni award winner Peter Akman, a senior investigative reporter at CTV’s W5 and National News.
This year’s recipients are: