Events

Monday, October 21, 2019 — 11:30 AM to Friday, October 25, 2019 — 1:30 PM EDT
Women Entrepreneurship Week 2019

Women Entrepreneurship Week (WEW) Speakers Series hosted by the Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business.

We’re celebrating WEW 2019 with stories from women entrepreneurs and their allies. The Conrad School is hosting a lunch hour Speakers' Series as part of the annual Women Entrepreneurship Week 2019 global awareness and celebration. Please join us to network and hear 20-minute presentations covering entrepreneurship topics. Lunch will be provided. 

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT
HeForShe Men's Circle Engineering

Through interactive exercises and discussions, the Men’s Circle Workshop will explore some of the ways in which men can become leaders in creating a safer campus for everyone.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 — 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
Coffee and donuts with the Associate Dean, International

Please join Prof. Zhongchao (Chao) Tan for an informal chat over a cup of coffee. We would love to hear about your experience so far as an international student in Engineering, or about your interest in an International experience.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Watertalk: water's big infrastructure

 Water’s big infrastructure: From debt-led development to financialization

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Professor Kathryn Furlong will present: Water’s big infrastructure: From debt-led development to financialization.

Saturday, October 26, 2019 (all day)
The official mace

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

Monday, October 28, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
Stefan Nickel

Chair Discrete, Optimization and Logistics Institute of Operations Research at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Karlsruhe, Germany - Dr. Stefan Nickel will be discussing his paper, 'The Day After Optimal: Operations Research for Modern Logistics'.

Monday, October 28, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Engineering Ambassadors Online Panel 2

Waterloo Engineering Student Ambassadors has partnered with the Coffee Chat Network to bring you a three-part series of informative online panels! Join us for an opportunity to explore engineering programs, interact with current engineering students, learn about their experiences, receive admission tips, and more!

To participate, tune in to Coffee Chat Network's Youtube or Facebook live at the time of the event. 

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 (all day) to Saturday, November 2, 2019 (all day)
ROMA XL celebration logo

The University of Waterloo School of Architecture will mark the fortieth anniversary of its Rome Programme with a four-day celebration that will allow alumni to recall their time in the eternal city and experience some of the many changes that have taken place recently. The events take place in Rome starting with a reception at the Waterloo Studio on Wednesday October 30, finishing with a gala dinner on evening of Saturday November 2. In between you can select tours to Tivoli and walks in Rome, as well as a symposium, a concert and an evening reception on a terrace overlooking the Imperial Fora. We are expecting a large crowd and do have limited capacity in some events, so please book early and choose the events you wish to attend.

Thursday, October 31, 2019 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
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The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) is pleased to present a Distinguished Lecture Series talk by Professor Federico Rosei, Canada Research Chair in Nanostructured Materials and a distinguished professor at Institut national de la recherche scientifique.

Multifunctional Materials for Emerging Technologies

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Friday, November 1, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT
Michele Romanow and Andrew D'Souza of Clearbanc

Join Michele Romanow (Dragon on CBC's Dragons' Den and President of Clearbanc) and Andrew D'Souza, BASc '08, SYDE, (CEO of Clearbanc, one of Canada's fastest-growing companies) for a captivating talk on how to accelerate your career after university. This lunchtime talk will have complimentary pizza, and is open to all Waterloo students, faculty, alumni and staff!