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Monday, February 22, 2021 — 5:00 PM EST to Thursday, July 29, 2021 — 8:00 PM EDT to Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00 pm
the praxis ideation challenge for spinal cord injury innovations register by april 5

The Faculties of Engineering and Health and the Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology are partnering with the Praxis Spinal Cord Institute in The Praxis Ideation Challenge.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 — 1:00 PM EDT
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10 Student Teams Battle It Out For $60k In Prize Money at the Esch Pitch Competition

Watch as 10 outstanding Capstone teams pitch to win one of six $10, 000 prizes. These teams were shortlisted from over 50 entries representing most programs in the Faculty of Engineering. The Esch Awards support creative and entrepreneurial students in the pursuit of research and development and its commercialization for the benefit of Canada.

Thursday, April 8, 2021 — 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM EDT

Waterloo Engineering students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive virtual Office Hour "Master Networking Skills to Launch Your Career" sponsored by Ten Thousand Coffees.

We all know the best time to network is when you have a job (instead of when you want to find a job). In today’s virtual reality, this is hard to do, particularly if you don’t know how. In addition, we know that fear and nerves can get in the way when trying to network at a first job or internship. But don't worry, we have you covered!

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 — 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT

Waterloo Engineering students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive virtual Office Hour with Waterloo Engineering alumni Shervin Shaffie (BASc 2000), Principal Technical Specialist at Microsoft, and Mohammed Samji (BASc 2000), Vice President, User Experience Platform Engineering at Oracle who will discuss “You’ve Got the Job - Now What? Tips to Fast Track Your Career!”.

Thursday, April 15, 2021 — 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Conrad School Connect: Ask-Me-Anything with Cassie Myers

Join us for an engaging Ask-Me-Anything session with University of Waterloo graduate, Conrad School alumni, and CEO & Founder of Lunaria Solutions, Cassie Myers. Cassie is an inclusion and equity advocate, who was recently recognized as a Top 50 Changemakers by Globe and Mail.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 — 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT
GEDIx: A 30-minute Exchange - The Network Effect with Nuclear Innovation Institute, CEO-P2P and GEDI

A phenomenon by which the value of goods and/or services is increased by the number of people or participants involved. This is known as "The Network Effect". When properly utilized, this effect can lead to accelerating progress and commercial success.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 — 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
Mixed conducting oxides for sustainable energy conversion and chemical production a WIN seminar by professor XiaoYu Wu

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) is happy to welcome Professor XiaoYu Wu to the WIN family! Professor Wu will deliver a seminar in order to introduce himself and his research to our community. Please join WIN in giving him a warm welcome.

Thursday, April 29, 2021 — 1:00 PM EDT
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ALUMNI SPEAKER SERIES
Everything You Wanted to Know About 5G but Were Afraid to Ask

The fifth generation of technology for cellular networks, also known as 5G, is poised to change the way we connect and communicate: with other humans, with machines, and how machines communicate with each other.