The academic engine for entrepreneurs

The Conrad School 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 School is the academic engine for entrepreneurship on campus, offering programs that are entrepreneurial by design.

  1. Sep. 19, 2018New name, new space, same entrepreneurial spirit at the Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business Engineering 7 building

    Change is afoot at Conrad.  In early June, the University of Waterloo’s Board of Governors officially changed the Conrad Centre into the Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business. This change reflects what Conrad has become and where it is going.  We are eager to keep our community aware of what is changing, what is staying the same, and what to expect from the new Conrad School.

  2. Aug. 9, 2018The Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business has a course for youTeam Prava pitching at the Hult Prize Regionals.

    Are you curious about Waterloo’s entrepreneurial community?

    Did you know the Conrad School offers entrepreneurship education for all Waterloo students?

  3. July 25, 2018Supporting Students at Spring 2018 Velocity Fund FinalsVelcoty Fund Spring 2018 Finals

    Today, 20 student venture teams will compete to win their share of $130,000 in prizes at the Spring 2018 Velocity Fund Finals. Did you know that 80% of teams competing have completed programs or taken courses at the Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business? Keep reading to learn more about these students.

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  1. Oct. 4, 2018Design research seminar: Dr. John S. Gero

    Dr. John S. Gero
    Research Professor
    Department of Computer Science and School of Architecture University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    Research Professor
    Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study George Mason University

    Seminar Topics

    The talk will cover the following topics:

  2. Oct. 29, 2018Engineering 7 Grand Opening

    Save the date and watch for more details!

    Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business moved into the newly built Engineering 7 building, where we have increased capacity and resources to serve the growing needs of our students. 

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  1. Jan. 19, 2018Thoughts on Entrepreneurship: Having a TormentorMBET student, Joel Kadish

    Young entrepreneurs often seek a Mentor, but what they should be looking for is a Tormentor.

  2. Nov. 6, 2017Styling confidence: Hair by Lassa grows in Enterprise Co-opLeslassa Armour-Shillingford

    Leslassa Armour-Shillingford never set out to be a hairstylist—but when more and more friends started asking her to do their hair in first year, she stumbled upon a huge demand in the KW region for stylists with expertise in kinky-curly hairstyles.

  3. Oct. 17, 2017Unlocking local knowledge: LUQL in Enterprise Co-opEnterprise Co-op student Danny Eng in front of the Golden Gate Bridge

    The best travel moments usually happen off-the-beaten path, when you stumble upon a hidden gem or visit a cool spot based on a local’s tip. But with limited time or connections in the city, how do you escape the tourist traps and find these authentic experiences?

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