Stephen OlsenPrinciple Field Application Engineer at BlackBerry QNX
Stephen Olsen is a noted embedded industry expert with extensive experience in embedded software development, thought leadership, product management, and communications. He is currently a Principle Field Application Engineer with BlackBerry QNX. Prior to QNX, Stephen worked with several other real time operating system vendors in many roles, including product line manager, consultant, system architect, engineering manager and technical marketing. Outside of these companies, he co-chaired VSIA's Hardware dependent Software (HdS) design working group, worked on the MRAPI specification for the Multicore Association, and authored many papers on safety certifiable systems, system architecture, USB, multicore/multi-OS design, and power management. He was awarded a patent on debugging hardware accelerated operating systems.