Official from the British Consulate-General in Toronto visits the University of Waterloo

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Arthur Kong and members of Waterloo International The University of Waterloo welcomed the Head of Science, Innovation and Policy at the British Consulate-Genera in Toronto, Arthur Kong. While on campus, Kong engaged in discussions with a team, headed by vice-president, International Relations, Bessma Momani, comprised of members from Waterloo International and other campus partners. Kong was also invited to tour several areas on campus, including the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) the Waterloo Centre for Automotive Research (WatCAR), the Tatham Centre, Science Teaching Complex, and the Earth Sciences Museum.  An alumnus of Waterloo, Kong also participated in engaging and insightful discussions with WIN and WatCAR. The efforts and perceptions gained from this visit assist universities from Canada and the United Kingdom to collaborate on targeted, interdisciplinary, and innovative partnerships in the future. Waterloo International looks forward to the potential partnerships that may develop from this visit.