Head of Advanced Manufacturing and Materials
MaRS Discovery District
Jason MacFarlane leads the advanced manufacturing activity within Venture Services at MaRS Discovery District, supporting early-stage companies and SMEs in product development and manufacturing while leveraging industry collaborations.
Jason brings extensive product design and manufacturing expertise in a broad range of industries including automotive, industrial automation and machine, consumer, medical, transportation, and advanced technology. His core focus includes creating a connected peer-to-peer driven hardware community, supporting the development of advanced manufacturing technology companies and moving the needle on technology adoption in Canada’s manufacturing ecosystem.