Fremont, CA - January 9, 2017
AVer Information Inc. today announced that 17-year IT industry veteran Dr. Wing-Mei Chi has joined the company as Vice President of Technology EDU. Reporting to Arthur Pait, President of AVer Americas and Head of EDU Global Business, Dr. Chi will play a key role in leading AVer's technology strategy as the company pursues its next phase of growth and leadership across three classroom technology solutions– interactive flat panels, document cameras, and charging solutions.
"Dr. Wei-Ming Chi brings to AVer a wealth of experience and knowledge in technology with extensive background in optical, mechanical, and electrical engineering. His proven track record of strategy and road map implementation will be influential in shaping our efforts to drive efficiencies in technology and R&D at AVer," stated Arthur Pait, President of AVer Americas. "We are honored to have a new Senior Executive such as Dr. Chi join our EDU team."
Dr. Chi joins AVer from Halliburton-Production Solutions where he was Global Technology Director and Chief Technology Manager. He developed technologies such as on/off shore structural designs and analyses, heavy machinery automation, and electro-mechanical intervention system. Previous to his Director and Chief roles, Dr. Chi was a Senior System Engineering Manager at Alcoa Technology Center where he oversaw a $2B commercialization process of new primary aluminum production technologies. He received his doctorate in Mechanical Engineering/Computational Mechanics at Stanford University and Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering/Structural Mechanics at Cornell University where his research has been collected by ASTM and FEMA.
Over the span of his career, Dr. Chi has received many awards including the GE Managerial Award, Exponent Excellence Award, and Outstanding Research Award by the Japanese government. He has also been elected as an International BiTS Workshop Committee Member.
About AVer Information Inc.
AVer is an award-winning provider of visual collaboration and education technology solutions that improve productivity and enrich lives. From accelerating learning in the classroom to increasing competitive advantage for businesses, AVer solutions leverage the power of technology to help people connect with one another to achieve great things. Our product portfolio includes Interactive Flat Panels, USB Video Conferencing Camera Systems, Document Cameras as well as Sync and Charge Solutions for Mobile Devices. We strive to provide industry leading service and support that exceeds our customer's expectations. We are also deeply committed to our community, the environment and employ stringent green processes in all we do. Learn more at averusa.com and follow us @averinformation.