Events

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 — 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST

The Canadian Coastal Resilience Forum and the Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change are pleased to present our inaugural documentary screening of the film Anthropocene: The Human Epoch. A cinematic meditation on humanity’s massive reengineering of the planet, ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch is a four years in the making feature documentary film from the multiple-award winning team of Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier and Edward Burtynsky.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST
David H. Waldeck talk poster

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) is pleased to present a Seminar Series talk by Professor David H. Waldeck, a distinguished professor at the University of Pittsburgh and Director of the Petersen Institute of NanoScience and Engineering.

Friday, February 28, 2020 — 5:00 PM to Sunday, March 1, 2020 — 5:30 PM EST
Hack the Plastics poster

Have you ever wanted to join a hackathon, but thought it was only for coders? Well, Hack the Plastics wants you! Hack the Plastics is a broad skilled hackathon that does not require a coding based final product and will happen from 28th Feb – 1st March, 2020 at the University of Waterloo. You will be tackling ways to fight single use plastic pollution using microbes and producing a technical solution, business plan, and pitch.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
AI and big data poster

This panel will bring together global thought leaders from business, tech, political science, and the non-profit sector to discuss the opportunities for AI in global development and the role of different sectors in implementing sustainable solutions.

Thursday, March 12, 2020 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
Student with wired glasses

All Systems Design Engineering alumni are invited back to campus for our annual Systems Design / Biomedical Engineering lunch, lecture, and capstone design symposium. Join us for a complimentary lunch, reconnect with the department, and enjoy a cutting-edge research presentation exclusively for Systems Design Engineering alumni. 

Saturday, March 14, 2020 — 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
Group of Mechatronics alumni

All Mechatronics Engineering alumni are invited to the Waterloo Engineering alumni event TronCon to connect with mechatronics engineering current students as well as fellow mechatronics classmates. 

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
Mike Fleischauer WIN seminar series poster

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology is pleased to present a Seminar Series talk by Professor Mike Fleischauer, an Associate Research at the NRC-Nanotechnology Research Centre (NRC-NANO, Edmonton), an adjunct professor of Physics at the University of Alberta, and on the City of Edmonton’s Energy Transition Advisory Committee.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
MBET students

If entrepreneurship is in your future, let us help you get there.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 — 7:00 PM EDT
Congrats balloon

Graduating Students - Class of 2020

Engineering Alumni Affairs cordially invites all engineering students graduating in 2020 to the Dean's toast to the Class of 2020 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm on Tuesday, March 24, 2020.  The champagne toast will be at 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 26, 2020 — 3:00 PM EDT
3MT promotional graphic

Winners from the faculty heats will compete in the 3MT university-wide finals to determine who will go on to the Provincial competition.