Events - April 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016 — 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

The Analytics Day promotes analytics by bringing together researchers, students, and industry experts. The one-day event provides the opportunity to exchange ideas, share experiences, and discuss needs.

Thursday, April 14, 2016 — 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM PDT
California Pitch Alumni Event

University of Waterloo President and Vice-Chancellor Feridun Hamdullahpur invites you to experience the excitement of Waterloo’s entrepreneurial ecosystem at the 2016 California Pitch Alumni Event featuring a live pitch competition! Alumni are invited to hear Velocity teams pitch their innovative software, hardware or life science startups and will play an interactive role in selecting competition winners. Networking opportunities with each company will follow.

Thursday, April 14, 2016 — 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT


Join Sustainable Waterloo Region (SWR) for an evening of networking and celebration of the local sustainability movement.  Join over 400 community, business, and government leaders in the largest sustainability-focused event in Waterloo Region.

Thursday, April 14, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

“Nanostructured based Lab-on-chips for optical and electrical detection”

Sara Mahshid
Postdoc, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy
University of Toronto

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

This session will be conducted as a mock MMI. You will practise by moving through a series of stations and answering interview questions. Following the session, you will receive both personal and general feedback. NOTE: Registration is limited. To be eligible for this session you must attend “Professional School Interviews (MMI)” or a Professional School Mock Interview prior to the session. 

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 — 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
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The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) presents a Distinguished Lecture by Professor Lynden A. Archer, William C. Hooey Director and James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Cornell University, United States.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

An effective LinkedIn profile is an essential component of any job search strategy. Learn how to develop a profile that will connect you with others and promote your greatest assets.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
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Join REEP Green Solutions and the University of Waterloo Sustainability Coordinator for a fun lunch-time conversation on energy savings at home and at school.  

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

Attend this session if you are preparing for professional school interviews. We will answer your last minute questions. Pop in anytime during the hour. 

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy

Teresa Jiang graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s in Applied Science. She has over 8 years of experience with testing and certification of building and construction products. She is the Business Development manager for Uponor Central Canada, and is responsible for educating the marketplace regarding the basic and complex properties of PEX-a in various commercial and residential construction applications.

Monday, April 11, 2016 — 12:00 PM EDT

Management Sciences will host Murat Kurt from the State University of Buffalo.

Friday, April 8, 2016 — 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Dr. Leon Geffen.

The Hallman Lecture Series welcomes Dr. Leon Geffen, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa for an exploration of a novel psychosocial peer support program, modelled upon an existing HIV support program, for providing peer-to-peer companionship to other older adults. Initial outcomes of the study have shown that a peer support program is an effective approach to improve wellbeing of older persons living in disadvantaged communities.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

"Mitacs Programs and Funding Opportunities"

In partnership with companies, government and academia, Mitacs is supporting a new economy using Canada’s most valuable resource – its people.

This presentation will focus on the suite of programs offered by Mitacs fuelling the next generation of innovators in Canada.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

The last Philosophy talk of the Winter 2016 term. David Godden, Department of Philosophy, Michigan State University will be speaking on Corroborative Evidence. (Abstract)

Thursday, April 7, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

You are invited to participate in a special event with the Honourable Bill Morneau, Canada’s Minister of Finance, at the University of Waterloo. Minister Morneau will discuss the recent budget and the Government of Canada’s plan to grow the economy and support the middle class through investments in post-secondary education, research and innovation. 

The event will provide students with the unique opportunity to participate in an interactive discussion with Canada’s Minister of Finance.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT
After the Sands Book Cover

Gordon Laxer is coming to Waterloo region to present a public lecture on his new book, After the Sands: Energy and Ecological Security for Canadians. Impeccably researched, After the Sands is critical reading for anyone concerned about rising sea levels, pipeline and tanker spills, climate change, and Canada’s future in a carbon restricted world. American political activist, Ralph Nader, hails it as “a myth-destroying blockbuster book.”  

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

The Faculty Association of the University of Waterloo, Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee presents four workshops annually to help faculty through key transitions in their academic career.
 

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Prepare for professional school interviews by practising in small groups. Learn strategies to improve performance and get tips on how to handle admission questions. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see chart for details.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM EDT

Prepare for the UWaterloo pharmacy school admission interview by practising in small groups. Learn about the interview process, strategies to improve your performance, and tips on how to handle common admission questions. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see chart for details

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 11:30 AM EDT
University of Waterloo, the Water Institute logo

The Water Institute is pleased to host a seminar by Dr. Veena Srinivasan, Fellow, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and Environment, India.

She will speak on: The case for problem-driven water research in the developing world: Lessons from India.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM EDT

The Faculty Association of the University of Waterloo, Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee presents four workshops annually to help faculty through key transitions in their academic career.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 — 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

The Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience will be hosting their 10th annual Waterloo Brain Day. The brain is a horrendously complex and poorly understood system that poses both an immense challenge -- and possibly rich rewards -- to neuroscientists, psychologists, philosophers, and computer scientists.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

Learn more about UWaterloo's Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology program by attending a free, live, online information session.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 — 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM EDT

Join us at the Social Impact Showcase, hosted by St. Paul's GreenHouse, where we will be celebrating the diversity of our social innovators and their journeys in social entrepreneurship.

The Dialogue Xchange will host a powerhouse panel of GreenHouse alumni who will share their lived experiences as founders of social ventures. We'll also be announcing grants for some early-stage, high-potential ideas, and the Social Impact Fund winners will present their projects.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

The Faculty Association of the University of Waterloo, Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee presents four workshops annually to help faculty through key transitions in their academic career.

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