Grand Opening: Astera Labs to host Mayor of Burnaby at new state-of-the-art design centre



Astera Labs to host Mayor of Burnaby at grand opening of new Vancouver design center and lab dedicated to purpose-built connectivity solutions for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning infrastructure

*Photo opportunities available*

WHEN: Wednesday, September 21, 2022, from 9:30 am-11:30 am PDT

Astera Labs Vancouver
4370 Dominion Street
Burnaby, BC – V5G 4L7


  • Mike Hurley, Mayor of Burnaby
  • Paul Holden, President and Chief Executive Officer, Burnaby Board of Trade
  • Sanjay Gajendra, Co-founder and Chief Business Officer, Astera Labs
  • Dave Nelson, Senior Director, Product Applications and Site Manager, Astera Labs Vancouver


Astera Labs welcomes the Mayor of Burnaby and the Burnaby Board of Trade President and CEO to celebrate the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art design center and lab in the Greater Vancouver Area.

Astera Labs Vancouver will support the company’s development of cutting-edge interconnect technologies for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning architectures in the Cloud. The rapidly growing semiconductor company chose the Vancouver area to tap into the region’s rich technology talent base to drive product development, customer support and marketing. The Vancouver location increases the company’s operations in Canada, which already includes the new Research and Development Design Center in Toronto, and adds to its global footprint with headquarters in Santa Clara, California and offices around the globe.

Astera Labs is actively hiring across multiple engineering and marketing disciplines to support end-to-end product and application development and overall go-to-market operations. Open positions can be found at

The ribbon cutting and photo opportunity with Burnaby Officials and Astera Labs Executives will be held outdoors. Below is an overview of the event agenda:

Event Schedule
Formal Remarks 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. PDT
Ribbon Cutting / Photo Op / Media Q&A 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. PDT
Indoor Reception 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PDT

For onsite assistance, contact Dave Nelson at (604) 418-9930.

About Astera Labs

Astera Labs Inc. is a leader in purpose-built data and memory connectivity solutions to remove performance bottlenecks throughout the data center. With locations worldwide, the company’s silicon, software, and system-level connectivity solutions help realize the vision of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in the Cloud through CXL™, PCIe®, and Ethernet technologies. For more information about Astera Labs including open positions, visit

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