Jeff Philipp has spent over 25 years building SSi Micro Ltd., the premier internet service provider in Northern Canada and leader in remote and rural connectivity. As SSi’s CEO and Founder, Jeff is responsible for setting direction, driving innovation and leading overall operations. He is also Chief Technology Officer, with extensive IT networking skills and experience. Jeff also has considerable expertise in energy production. He is passionate about northern energy issues and is currently collaborating with government and northern businesses to reduce public dependency on diesel fuel by shifting infrastructure priorities to alternative power technologies.