Events - September 2020

Saturday, September 26, 2020 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
Nano experiment

Welcome to the 15th Anniversary of the Nanotechnology Engineering Program celebration!

Join us in September, when the University of Waterloo celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Nanotechnology Engineering program – and ten years of graduating classes!

Saturday, September 26, 2020 — 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
Larry Smith

Our world faces a truly unprecedented combination of circumstances: global pandemic, a concurrently sharp economic contraction, war-scale government intervention, soaring debt levels, interest rates at 400-year lows, a stock market that had been priced for perfection, massive social disruption and the technology sector built on shifting sands. What does the immediate future hold?

Saturday, September 26, 2020 (all day)
Bus push

The Waterloo Engineering alumni class reunion in 2020 is taking place on September 26, 2020 at Alumni Weekend online.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
WIN talk page

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) is pleased to present a Distinguished Lecture Series talk by Professor Joseph Heremans, an Ohio Eminent Scholar and distinguished professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the Ohio State University.

For more information about this event and abstract for this talk, please see the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) event page.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

"Leading Through Challenging Times"

Students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive Office Hour with Waterloo Engineering alumnus Jim Vounassis (BASc '94), Chief Operating Officer at Bombardier Transportation!

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive Office Hour with Waterloo Engineering alumnus Jeffrey Francoz (BASc ’82), President of Sterling Maple Corporation.

During this Office Hour, Jeff will talk about his experience as a successful entrepreneur and lessons learned, while sharing career advice and his tips on entrepreneurship. Join fellow alumni and students for this virtual office hour to get advice on your career, ask questions, and get to know the President of Sterling Maple Corporation. Please bring your questions!

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 — 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
Alex Wong talk poster

The Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology is pleased to present the innovative work of Professor Alexander Wong.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT
Conrad School of Business grad students

Register for this virtual information session to learn more about the part-time Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) program!

Friday, August 28, 2020 (all day) to Wednesday, September 30, 2020 (all day)

We are looking for your photos for International Education Week! The Associate Dean-International Office is looking for student-submitted photos that showcase global experience - pictures of food, cities, landscapes, a photo that evokes a memory and shows the perspective you'e gained through travel, study, and/or work abroad or across Canada.