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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Technology designed to increase AI security and portability

Waterloo Engineering researchers Alexander Wong and Mohammad Javad Shafiee are developing deep-learning artificial intelligence (AI) software that would allow devices to operate independent of the Internet and cloud computing.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

It’s official - women hit record 30% of incoming class

The proportion of women in the incoming class at Waterloo Engineering this fall hit 30 per cent for the first time ever.

As of Nov. 1, the official count date for reporting to the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, 474 of 1,580 new undergraduate students in engineering programs were female – exactly reaching the 30-per-cent milestone.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Waterloo researchers join premier at AV testing event

Researchers from Waterloo Engineering shared the spotlight yesterday as Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne officially announced Stratford as the home of a testing zone for the development of self-driving vehicles.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Engineering researchers awarded chairs worth $4.8M

Six researchers at Waterloo Engineering were recently awarded new or renewed Canada Research Chairs worth a total of $4.8 million.

They were among 14 researchers campus-wide to receive $9.7 million through the federal government program, which is designed to promote research excellence and train the next generation of highly skilled people in the natural sciences, health sciences, humanities and social sciences.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

PM wants Waterloo’s ‘best graduates’ to stay at home

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau cited the University of Waterloo today as he talked about Canada’s efforts to stem the brain drain to the United States.

Speaking at the Go North conference on artificial intelligence (AI) in Toronto, Trudeau listed stability, immigration and proximity to a “pipeline of raw talent” as key factors in the growth of the Waterloo-Toronto technology corridor and the local opportunities it offers.

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