Wednesday, July 31, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
uwaft talks event logo

UWAFT Talks is an industry and networking event joined by industry leader, FleetCarma (a division of GeoTab), for a discussion on the emerging areas of automotive technology and sustainability, the diverse automotive ecosystem that exists here in Waterloo, and opportunities for local students to gain job and volunteer experience in this exciting and innovative industry!

Saturday, July 13, 2019 — 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Elora Quarry

Elora Quarry is a swimming spot only half an hour from Waterloo! Buy a ticket for a day of fun on the beach and in the water. Your ticket includes transportation from the University of Waterloo to Elora Quarry and back, as well as admission to the park! All proceeds from this event go towards the It Takes a Village campaign, which supports social enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Friday, July 12, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
Engineering day

Celebrate Waterloo Engineering!

Come show your spirit and get your purple on! 

The tradition continues on July 12, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm to celebrate Engineering Day with our incredible community of students, alumni, professors and staff. This year's activities will include a colour throw (wear a white t-shirt!), BBQ featuring the famous 'Boggan Burgers, free treats and refreshments including purple Koolaid as well as soft-serve ice cream and popcorn, a photo booth, The Tool and The Tool Bearers, and so much more!

Thursday, July 11, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM EDT
Problem Pitch poster

The Problem Lab invites you to watch the Quantum Valley Investments® Problem Pitch Competition.

Teams have each chosen an important industry problem, and will now pitch their research to a panel of judges for a chance to win up to $30k in grant funding. The 5-minute pitches will demonstrate each competitor’s knowledge of their problem’s history, scope, and impact.

Thursday, July 4, 2019 — 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM EDT
fundraiser poster

Since the last fundraiser was so successful, EWB has partnered again with Krispy Kreme to have another fundraiser to raise money for social enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa to help reduce poverty.

$10 for a dozen or $1 per donut

Friday, June 28, 2019 — 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
coffee chat

The Associate Dean International invites Engineering International Students to join him for an informal coffee break in the Engineering C&D. This is an opportunity to let us know how we can improve the experience of studying at Waterloo for International Students.

Saturday, June 15, 2019 (all day)
The official mace

Pearl Sullivan, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, the Registrar's Office, Engineering Alumni Affairs and the Office of Alumni Relations are pleased to invite you and your guests to an informal complimentary post-convocation reception.

Join us at the Student Life Centre in the Great Hall to celebrate your milestone achievement! The receptions start right after each convocation ceremony.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
your problem poster

Learn from Larry Smith (Director of The Problem Lab, Adjunct Associate Professor of Economics, Author, TED Speaker) as he presents on how to identify the challenges your employer is facing using advanced Google and YouTube searches to become a promotable employee.

Monday, June 3, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
your problem poster

Learn from Larry Smith (Director of The Problem Lab, Adjunct Associate Professor of Economics, Author, TED Speaker) as he presents on how to identify the challenges your employer is facing using advanced Google and YouTube searches to become a promotable employee.

Saturday, June 1, 2019 (all day)
people pushing bus

The Waterloo Engineering alumni reunion in 2019 is taking place on June 1, 2019. The engineering Classes of 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014 are invited to campus to celebrate this milestone in their engineering career.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM EDT
work group

President and Vice-Chancellor, Feridun Hamdullahpur invites you to join fellow UWaterloo alumni at the new offices of Embark Technology as we bring together industry experts (who just happen to be former Waterloo students!) for a panel discussion on the challenges of “Building a Canadian Startup in California.”

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
Student crossing a suspension bridge in Northern Ireland

Attention 1B Chemical, Environmental, Architectural, and Reduced Load Program Students!

Be sure to attend this information session to learn how you can internationalize your degree by an academic exchange and/or an international work term.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 (all day) to Sunday, June 2, 2019 (all day)
Problem award poster

Co-operative Education and The Problem Lab are pleased to offer students the opportunity to win one of two scholarship awards of up to $1,500!

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 (all day) to Sunday, June 2, 2019 (all day)
Problem Pitch poster

The Problem Lab presents the Quantum Valley Investments® Problem Pitch. The competition invites teams of up to four students to choose an important industry problem and thoroughly research its history, scope, and impact. Students pitch their findings to a panel of judges on July 11th to compete for a share of up to $30,000 in funding.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
wise logo

The Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy is pleased to host Umar Waqas, Director of Engineering Services for Energy+ Inc. on April 24.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
water talks logo

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Slobodan Simonovic, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Western University, will present "Use of quantitative resilience in managing urban infrastructure response to natural hazards."

Register today

Friday, March 22, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
brain scan

Come learn about additive manufacturing (3D printing) at UWaterloo. Tour state-of-the-art labs and create your own 3D design.

The registration is limited to 25 early birds.

This event is only open for University of Waterloo Students and Post Docs

Thursday, March 21, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
student looking at calendar

Need to start thinking about a Capstone Design project idea? Interested in solving the personal mobility problems of the future alongside General Motors?

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
3MT slogan

Come watch the finalists of the 3MT faculty-based heats present their research in the 3MT university-wide final competition.

Monday, March 18, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
Civil Engineering Capstone Design Project

There will be lots to discover and explore at Civil, Environmental & Geological Engineering's Capstone Design Symposium. Dozens of projects will display everything from local transportation issues to the colonization of Mars. 

For more information on all the research projects that will be presented, please see the 2019 Civil, Environmental & Geological Engineering Capstone Design Projects page and join us on March 18 to come and explore for yourself! Students will be present from 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm to show and discuss their research.

Saturday, March 16, 2019 — 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
Global Solutions Conference 2019 event information

On Saturday March 16 from 8:30a.m. 4:30p.m., the University of Waterloo and Impact Alliance will be teaming up to host the Global Solutions Conference!

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 — 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Public Safety Canada (PSC) will be on campus on March 13 to deliver the Safeguarding Science Workshop for faculty and staff who are involved in research using biological, chemical, radiological, or nuclear materials or technology.

Friday, March 8, 2019 — 2:30 PM EST

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series, Professor Martyn Clark, Associate Director at the Centre for Hydrology at the University of Saskatchewan and Editor-in-Chief of Water Resources Research, will present "The Evolution of Process-Based Hydrologic Models: Historical Challenges and the Collective Quest for Physical Realism."

Friday, March 8, 2019 — 1:30 PM EST
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Research students from the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering will be challenged to articulate the impact and breadth of their research in a 3 minute presentation, using 1 static PowerPoint slide during the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

Friday, March 1, 2019 — 6:00 PM to Sunday, March 3, 2019 — 11:00 PM EST
Students competing

Students, faculty, staff and alumni are welcome to watch the Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC) 2019 competition events. Various competitions in design, consulting, presentation and debate will take place throughout E7 from Friday, March 1 until Sunday, March 3.


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