The academic engine for entrepreneurs

The Conrad Centre is an immersive educational environment for entrepreneurs. Located within Canada's most innovative university, in a region ranked among the top startup ecosystems in the world, the Conrad Centre is the academic engine for entrepreneurship on campus, offering programs that are entrepreneurial by design.

 

  1. Sep. 5, 2017New MBET year launches with Ignition WeekInternational representation of MBET program

    This week, Conrad welcomes the new Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) full-time class to UWaterloo. The MBET program begins with Ignition Week, a high-energy orientation which lays the foundation for a transformative year. 

  2. Aug. 11, 2017ITESM students gain insights and inspiration in summer entrepreneurship bootcampITESM students outside Engineering 6

  3. Aug. 2, 2017Nairobi to Waterloo: Jamii virtual incubator challenge winners visit ConradDavid Rose with students

    In 2015, the Jamii virtual incubation platform, developed by Conrad researchers, launched its first cohort in collaboration with Strathmore University in Nairobi.

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  1. Oct. 4, 2017Hult Prize @ UWaterloo Kick-off EventHult Prize at University of Waterloo logo

  2. Oct. 17, 2017Enterprise Co-op Information SessionE Co-op Spring Cohort

  3. Oct. 26, 2017Professional School & Post-Degree Day

    The PPD Day is a one-day fair where students and alumni can learn more about graduate and professional school programs in Canada and internationally.

    Representatives from over 100 institutions will be available to answer questions and share information about program specifics, admissions requirements and application deadline.

    Students/alumni do not need to pay or register to attend the event

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  1. Aug. 17, 2017Takeaways from Tech and Tennis Day at the Rogers CupBETS students from the Rogers Cup

    Conrad undergraduate students attended Tech and Tennis Day at the Rogers Cup on August 10. 

  2. Aug. 11, 2017BETS Perspectives: Getting hands-on with the design process at Vena MedicalBETS team at Communitech

    Conrad’s Bridging Entrepreneurs to Students (BETS) program is a specialized co-op program which connects first-year engineering co-op students with seed and early-stage startup companies for short-term placements. In this post, Spring 2017 BETS students and BETS employer Vena Medical share how the program worked for them this term.

  3. Aug. 11, 2017BETS Perspectives: Designing a memorable co-op experience at LabsCubedLabsCubed Team

    Conrad’s Bridging Entrepreneurs to Students (BETS) program is a specialized co-op program which connects first-year engineering co-op students with seed and early stage startup companies for short-term placements. In this post, Spring 2017 BETS students and BETS employer LabsCubed share how the program worked for them this term.

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