Esch Pitch Competition

Thursday, March 31, 2022 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

Esch finalists

Ten 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. 

Judges will join the teams on screen for a live “Dragon’s Den” style Q&A.

The Sedra People’s Choice Award
Join live and vote for your favourite team! The winner of the Sedra People’s Choice Award will receive an additional $3,000 in funding.

Thursday, March 31, 2022
1:00 pm Pitch Competition  

The competition will be streamed live on our Waterloo Engineering YouTube Channel, a link to the virtual pitch competition will be shared with registrants prior to the event.


  • Aipaca | ECE & MGTE
  • CortiSolve | NANO
  • Hydro House | MME
  • ImmunoCool | CHEM
  • Moonlight Haptics | NANO
  • Origam-e | MME
  • Petalos | BME
  • Reduce, Carbonize, Adsorb | CHEM
  • SafeSound Surgery | MME
  • Visr | MME