Humans and ... Event Series

Humans and event series

Alumni Relations, in conjunction with the Faculty of Arts, invites alumni to a series of four free events that will place a spotlight on the human being at the centre of some of today’s most compelling issues and challenges.


Humans and ... Health

November 19, 2020

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We brought together our community experts for a panel discussion that will focus on the Human at the centre of Health in Canada.  What we have learned, what we know, and what we need.

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Thank you to Waterloo’s affinity sponsor providing Home & Auto Insurance, TD Insurance Meloche Monnex.

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Humans and ... Work

January 21, 2021

Humans and Work

You’re invited to join your fellow UWaterloo alumni across North America as we bring together our community experts for a panel discussion that will focus on the Human at the centre of Workplace Equity and Inclusion in Canada.  What we have learned, what we know, and what we need.

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Humans and ... Climate

March 25, 2021 

Humans and climate

The aim of this series is to build provocative and informative discussions that put the spotlight directly on the human at the centre of one of today’s most complex challenges – our climate crises. Discussion will examine how cultural factors are playing a role in our fossil fuel dependence. How is this humanitarian crisis affecting our individual experiences and what can we do?

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Humans and ... Interconnectivity

September 24, 2021

Humans and interconnectivity

What exactly is possible in a 5G world? …And how will it change our individual experience? …In Canada and around the world? What innovations has UW had a hand in, and are we developing research and talent for this ecosystem?

View the fourth and final installation of the successful “Humans and…” panel event series in partnership with the Faculty of Arts, featuring guests from the Stratford School of Design and Rogers Communications - founding corporate partner of the Gateway for Enterprises to Discover Innovation (GEDI) at the University of Waterloo.

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