Bill Santos

Bill Santos
Director, Future Focus R&D – Innovation, NOVA Chemicals

Dr. Bill Santos, Ph.D. is the Director of Future Focus R&D at the Centre for Applied Research for NOVA Chemicals based in Calgary, Alberta.

In his role, Dr. Santos is accountable for the development and delivery of new game changing technologies in the areas of polyethylene and circular product development, low carbon ethylene, advanced recycling and sustainability R&D.

Dr. Santos has over 17 years of petrochemical and pipeline industry experience covering a variety of technical and leadership roles.

He is a graduate of Western University, earning both his BSc. and Ph.D. degrees in Chemistry at the University of Western Ontario in 2000 & 2005 respectively.