Dr. Paul Salvini

Chief Technology Officer // Christie Digital

As CTO of Christie Digital Systems (creators of digital projection and display technologies), Paul Salvini leads his team in shaping the direction of Christie® systems and software, exploring new concepts and advanced technologies.

Before joining Christie in 2011, Salvini was the CTO at Side Effects Software, where he led award-winning engineering teams and software developers in creating advanced visualization, simulation and display technologies. He has worked in 3D animation for Hollywood film studios and has converted complex data sets into visualization solutions for defence and academia.

Prior to his work at Side Effects, Salvini was in engineering and management for real-time and safety-critical software systems.

Salvini is president of the University of Waterloo Alumni Council and is an Adjunct Professor of Engineering and KMDI Senior Research Fellow at the University of Toronto. He was named to Caldwell Partners’ “Canada’s Top 40 Under 40″ list of outstanding leaders.