Esmatullah (Esmat) Naikyar collaborates with the Advanced Man-Machine Interface (AMMI) Laboratory at the University of Alberta. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Alberta and has extensive research and development experience from his time at Coanda Research & Development.
He is currently the co-founder and CEO of Naiad Lab Inc., a spinoff company out of the AMMI Laboratory. Naiad Lab is heavily involved in utilizing AI and advanced data analytics to develop Virtual Clinics. Esmat is also a co-founder of Naik AR, a start-up which utilizes AR/VR to enable virtual fitting for e-commerce.