Kimberley Van Vliet
Kimberley founded WaVv over 16 years ago. WāVv is a unique group of companies that expedite the delivery of cross-industry solutions and innovation globally. Industries of focus are Aerospace, Defence, & Security, Energy, Tech, Ag, Military, Mining, Construction, with new industries being added every year.
Kimberley is also the founder and creator of CONVERGX® – the first and only annual 2.5 day global congress that brings together decision makers from the aforementioned industries which provides you access to a unique peer network of pre-vetted, qualified leaders, who are committed to working with you to seek business opportunities in the next 12-18months. At ConvergX® you’re solving problems you didn’t know you had, with solutions you didn’t know existed, from industries you didn’t know could help.
Kimberley was appointed to the Canadian Delegation of the NATO Industrial Advisory Group (NIAG) 6yrs ago. She most recently was appointed as the Deputy Chair for the Community of Interest for NIAG- Allied Command Transformation Unit (ACT) (Innovation, C4ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance), Logistics & Sustainment). Kimberley is also part of the STO Technical Team Space Risk Assessment Matrix (S-RAM) and works closely with other divisions of NATO such as NCIA, NSPA, STO, APSS, and DIANA, to name a few.
Kimberley’s efforts consistently take her to NATO HQ, NORAD & USNORTHCOM. She was awarded one of the Top 20 women in Defence in Canada by Esprit de Corps Magazine, and most recently a delegate of the Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference (#GGCLC) for 2022.