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Suzanne Talon, PhD

Calcul Québec
Chief Executive Officer

Suzanne Talon has been CEO of Calcul Québec since September 2017, prior to this she held the position of interim CEO for 18 months. She has played a leading role in the creation of the organization which brings together the strengths of all post-secondary institutions in Quebec in advanced research computing. 

Suzanne holds a doctorate in astrophysics from the University of Paris VII and the Observatoire de Meudon. During a decade of research, she has developed numerical and theoretical models of transport processes for angular momentum and chemical elements in stars and in the Sun. Following that, she took the position of technical lead of the Université de Montréal HPC center, and assumed the responsibility of assistant-director of the RQCHP, an HPC consortia that is now merged into Calcul Québec.