Events - May 2014

Saturday, May 31, 2014 (all day)
Cars at the 2013 EV Challenge

The 2014 Toyota Electric Vehicle Challenge demands high school students design and build their own electric car. Teams will compete in both 12 and 24 volt race and will participate in a design contest to prove their engineering know-how. For information on starting a team, volunteering, and visiting the event, visit the event website.

Thursday, May 29, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

Chemical Engineering Seminar by Nikolaos Anesiadis, PhD, Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto, entitled "A Synthetic Biology Application for Bioprocesses Optimization"

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 (all day) to Friday, May 30, 2014 (all day)
Instructional Skills Workshop

The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is a 24‐hour intensive workshop designed to give instructors the opportunity to make significant improvements in lecture design and delivery.

Saturday, May 24, 2014 — 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT

You and your family are invited to join us for You @ Waterloo Day, a special visit day for students who have received an Offer of Admission to the University of Waterloo.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 — 9:00 AM EDT

The Waterloo-Bordeaux Path to Partnership, a collaborative effort between the University of Waterloo and Université de Bordeaux, examines future collaborations in education, research and innovation.

Monday, May 12, 2014 (all day) to Tuesday, May 13, 2014 (all day)
discovery by ontario centres of excellence

Expert advice for students from industry leaders!

Ontario Centres of Excellence is hosting their annual Discovery conference at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. 

Friday, May 9, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
Chamath Palihapitiya

You're invited to attend a networking opportunity with Chamath Palihapitiya, ECE grad, venture capitalist and former Facebook VP!

Co-op & Career Opportunities
with The Social + Capital
Partnership portfolio of companies

11:30 am | Networking Lunch

Thursday, May 8, 2014 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Montreal skyline in twilight

Ila Berman, the new Director of the School of Architecture, invites you and a guest to a complimentary alumni and friends reception during the 2014 Ontario Association of Architects Annual Conference this year taking place in Montreal.

Friday, May 2, 2014 (all day) to Sunday, May 4, 2014 (all day)

Grade 11 females are invited to take part in an overnight conference where they will:

Thursday, May 1, 2014 — 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM EDT
Waterloo Engineering alumni enjoying vodka tasting

You're invited to a unique vodka tasting experience!

Paul Fieguth, Chair of the Department of Systems Design Engineering, invites you + a guest to a special educational vodka tasting event at the distinguished Ottawa location, the Brookstreet Hotel. Network with your fellow Waterloo Engineering classmates!