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Thursday, March 21, 2019 — 8:00 AM to Saturday, March 23, 2019 — 6:30 PM EDT

The highest level of robotics competition offered by FIRST. High-school students team up with the world’s best technology companies to build the most impressive robots you’ve ever seen. Built from scratch in only 6 weeks, these 5 foot tall, 140 pound robots compete in high intensity robo-sports. With bragging rights at stake for schools and the companies that support them, robotics takes on a pro-sports experience. Watch the best of the best in robotics come out to play.

Friday, March 22, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
Management Sciences Capstone Design Team

Management Engineering's Capstone Design Symposium will showcase thoughtful and business savvy projects, both geared towards the individual (e.g. Gymy assists individuals with meeting their fitness goals), and towards the corporate customer (e.g. TestToad helps companies find willing test subjects within their desired demographic). There are many projects to discover, take a look at the 2019 Management Engineering Capstone Design Projects.

Friday, March 22, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
Nanotechnology Capstone Design team

Discover innovations from final year student research teams at Nanotechnology Engineering's Capstone Design Symposium. Students will demonstrate nano-sized solutions that deliver a big impact to global problems.

For more information on all the research projects that will be presented, please see the 2019 Nanotechnology Engineering Capstone Design Projects page.

Friday, March 22, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
water for all

Join the Water Institute for a full day of activities as we explore togetherhow to find viable solutions for marginalized people living without safewater.

Friday, March 22, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
Mechanical capstone design

With over 40 distinct research projects on display, Mechanical Engineering's Capstone Design Symposium is sure to impress. Research projects range from a self-cooling firefighter suit to an at-home device for extracting THC from marijuana and everything in between. View all 2019 Mechanical Engineering Capstone Design Projects for more information.

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

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
Mike Lee (BASc '88), President of and R&D Partners

Students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive Office Hour with engineering alumnus Mike Lee (BASc '88, Mechanical Engineering), the president of and president of R&D Partners.

During this office hour, Mike Lee will outline his career path from Waterloo Engineering to and R&D Partners by way of KPMG Consulting and BCE. He will talk about current and future funding opportunities for start-ups, as well as the state of future start-up funding in Canada. Join fellow alumni and students for this virtual Office Hour to get advice on your career, ask questions, and get to know an executive at an award-winning online funding company. Please bring your questions! 

Thursday, March 28, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
Software Engineering capstone team

Software Engineering's Capstone Design Symposium will feature 25 unique software projects involving everything from food and sports to lane detection and breast cancer research.

For more information on all the research projects that will be presented, please see the 2019 Software Engineering Capstone Design Projects page and discover the symposium for yourself on March 28 in Engineering 7. 

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 — 7:00 PM EDT
Congrats balloon

Graduating Students - Class of 2019
Engineering Alumni Affairs cordially invites all engineering students graduating in 2019 to the Dean's toast to the Class of 2019 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.  The champagne toast will be at 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 4, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT
Richard Yim, Co-Founder & CEO, Demine Robotics

Demine Robotics is bringing their robotic solution into the Cambodian minefields to clear explosives and needs your support!

Please join Demine Robotics on International Mine Awareness Day, Thursday, April 4th and be a part of the journey of building robots with a humanitarian mission.

Meet the Waterloo alumnus who is innovating a future free of landmines, Co-Founder and CEO Richard Yim, to hear about their progress and kick-off their crowdfunding and fundraising campaign.