Vincent Chu Tinkerer | Leader | Innovator

Senior full stack software developer.
Passionate with technology. Worked at Electronic Arts and Apple before venturing into the startup world.

Graduation
- First Class Honours in Computing Science

- Governor General's Silver Medal Recipient
- SFU Computing Science Graduation Award

2006 Summer
- CGPA: 4.21 (on a 4.33 scale). A+'s in most of CMPT/Math courses
- NSERC Canadian Graduate Scholarship (Awarded but Declined)
- Orbital Technologies Inc. Scholarship in Computing Science
- S.F.U. Open Undergraduate Scholarship

2006 Spring
- Mark and Nancy Brooks Computing Science Innovation Award
- S.F.U. Open Undergraduate Scholarship

2005 Summer - 2005 Fall
- Co-op.

2005 Spring
- MDSI Mobile Data Solutions Inc. / Peter Kam Scholarship
- S.F.U. Open Undergraduate Scholarship
- Fully funnded to attend SPIE medical imaging conference in Februrary 2005.

2004 Fall
- Joseph and Rosalie Segal Scholarship
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S.F.U. Open Undergraduate Scholarship

2003 Summer - 2004 Summer
- Research and Co-op.
- S.F.U. Open Undergraduate Scholarship

2002 - 2003 Summer
- Teaching Assistant of Algebra Workshop
- Dean’s Honour Roll of Computing Science
- University Honour Roll
- S.F.U. Open Undergraduate Scholarship
- Alumni Endowment Fund Scholarship

2000 – 2001 Summer
-Completed the International Baccalaureate Program and graduated from Burnaby South Secondary School (with three grades of 7's and two of 6's; out of a maximum of 7 for each subject in I.B. Exam)
- An overall average of 97% in academic subjects
- Outstanding Achievement Plaque
- Outstanding Service Certificate
- Winner of N.D. Macdonald Scholarship
- Provincial Scholarship Recipient
- S.F.U. Summit Scholarship
- Top student in I.B. Physics II
- Top student in I.B. Computer Science II
- Top 25% in Canadian Math Open Challenge and Euclid
- Participated in American Mathematic Contest, Descartes

1999 - 2000
- Top student in I.B. Physics I
- Top student in I.B. Computer Science I
- Top 25% in Euclid Mathematics Contest
- An overall average of 95% in academic subjects

1998 - 1999
- Excellent Achievement Award for Pre-IB Science 10 and Introduction to Business Education
- In-school Second Runner-up in Math Cayley Contest
(Top 150 participants nation-wide)
- Third Place in BrainChild Mathematics Contest

1997 - 2001
- Five consecutive years enrollment in the Honor Roll (Honor Cord Recipient)
- Passport to Education Award
- Top 25% in various math contests, including Fermat, Cayley, Pascal and Gauss Contest

1997
- In-school Champion in Math Gauss Contest