Tuesday, April 30, 2019 (all day)

The deadline for faculty members to disclose Intellectual Property (IP) and commercialization information using the Electronic IP Disclosure Form has been extended to April 30, 2019.

Thursday, October 3, 2019 — 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
consortium group

Discover the value of engineering graduate studies

If you are thinking about graduate school, this is your opportunity to connect with representatives from Canada's top engineering schools!

Monday, August 12, 2019 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
event signage

Join us for a dialogue exchange on exploring mutual advocacy for a brighter Engineering community

Let’s create safe space to discuss stigma we experience and how we can enable mutual advocacy through our shared wisdom. Join us for a dialogue exchange. Here we will collaboratively engage in a sharing circle modeled from indigenous practices and guided by a trained facilitator. Come hold some space with us. Space is limited! Light refreshments provided. All Engineering Graduate Students welcome.

Friday, August 2, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

A Universal and Reconfigurable Approach to Any Multi-axle Vehicle Dynamics Control

Gary Zhang, MVS Lab, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering

Biography: Gary is currently a 3rd year Ph.D. candidate in MME at the University of Waterloo. He is working at the Mechatronic Vehicle Systems Lab under the supervision of Dr. Amir Khajepour.  His research interests include vehicle dynamics, reconfigurable control and optimization, and automated driving.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
uwaft talks event logo

UWAFT Talks is an industry and networking event joined by industry leader, FleetCarma (a division of GeoTab), for a discussion on the emerging areas of automotive technology and sustainability, the diverse automotive ecosystem that exists here in Waterloo, and opportunities for local students to gain job and volunteer experience in this exciting and innovative industry!

Monday, July 29, 2019 — 11:30 AM to Thursday, August 1, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT
Collage of solar panel, canola flower, wind turbines and powerline

The Tsinghua-Waterloo Joint Forum on Advances in Energy and Environmental Technologies will bring together leading experts in the fields of sustainable energy management, novel energy production, biofuels, pollution mitigation, fuel cells, and next-generation rechargeable energy systems.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 — 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Elora Quarry

Elora Quarry is a swimming spot only half an hour from Waterloo! Buy a ticket for a day of fun on the beach and in the water. Your ticket includes transportation from the University of Waterloo to Elora Quarry and back, as well as admission to the park! All proceeds from this event go towards the It Takes a Village campaign, which supports social enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Friday, July 12, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

On the Phase Angle Role in the Shear Response of ZK60 Mg Alloys under Multiaxial Fatigue

Ali Karparvarfard, FATS Lab, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering

Friday, July 12, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
Engineering day

Celebrate Waterloo Engineering!

Come show your spirit and get your purple on! 

The tradition continues on July 12, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm to celebrate Engineering Day with our incredible community of students, alumni, professors and staff. This year's activities will include a colour throw (wear a white t-shirt!), BBQ featuring the famous 'Boggan Burgers, free treats and refreshments including purple Koolaid as well as soft-serve ice cream and popcorn, a photo booth, The Tool and The Tool Bearers, and so much more!

Thursday, July 11, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM EDT
Problem Pitch poster

The Problem Lab invites you to watch the Quantum Valley Investments® Problem Pitch Competition.

Teams have each chosen an important industry problem, and will now pitch their research to a panel of judges for a chance to win up to $30k in grant funding. The 5-minute pitches will demonstrate each competitor’s knowledge of their problem’s history, scope, and impact.

Friday, June 28, 2019 — 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
coffee chat

The Associate Dean International invites Engineering International Students to join him for an informal coffee break in the Engineering C&D. This is an opportunity to let us know how we can improve the experience of studying at Waterloo for International Students.

Email Annette (adietric@uwaterloo.ca) to register.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 — 5:30 PM EDT
Ethics wordle

The proliferation of AI has placed increased focus on the thorny topic of ethics: to what extent are engineers responsible for—and to what extent can they encode—the ethical behavior of the AI applications they design?

Saturday, June 15, 2019 (all day)
The official mace

Pearl Sullivan, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, the Registrar's Office, Engineering Alumni Affairs and the Office of Alumni Relations are pleased to invite you and your guests to an informal complimentary post-convocation reception.

Join us at the Student Life Centre in the Great Hall to celebrate your milestone achievement! The receptions start right after each convocation ceremony.

Friday, June 14, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Biography: Nickolas Kam completed his undergrad at the University of Waterloo in mechanical engineering. He is now pursuing his master's as a member of the CAMJ lab group, working primarily in electronic packaging and wirebonding technology.

Friday, June 14, 2019 — 10:50 AM EDT
fundraiser poster

Since the last fundraiser was so successful, EWB has partnered again with Krispy Kreme to have another fundraiser to raise money for social enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa to help reduce poverty.

$10 for a dozen or $1 per donut

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
your problem poster

Learn from Larry Smith (Director of The Problem Lab, Adjunct Associate Professor of Economics, Author, TED Speaker) as he presents on how to identify the challenges your employer is facing using advanced Google and YouTube searches to become a promotable employee.

Monday, June 3, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
your problem poster

Learn from Larry Smith (Director of The Problem Lab, Adjunct Associate Professor of Economics, Author, TED Speaker) as he presents on how to identify the challenges your employer is facing using advanced Google and YouTube searches to become a promotable employee.

Saturday, June 1, 2019 (all day)
people pushing bus

The Waterloo Engineering alumni reunion in 2019 is taking place on June 1, 2019. The engineering Classes of 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014 are invited to campus to celebrate this milestone in their engineering career.

Friday, May 31, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Biography: Chunhui Liu is a second year MASc student in MME at University of Waterloo. He is a member of Multi‐Physics Interaction Lab (MPILab) and supervised by Prof. Jean‐Pierre Hickey. He received his B.A.Sc. and M.A.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering from the Beihang University in 2013 and 2017, respectively. He is interested in the area of multiphase turbulent flow. He is currently working on prediction of ship maneuvering coefficients by numerical simulations.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM EDT
work group

President and Vice-Chancellor, Feridun Hamdullahpur invites you to join fellow UWaterloo alumni at the new offices of Embark Technology as we bring together industry experts (who just happen to be former Waterloo students!) for a panel discussion on the challenges of “Building a Canadian Startup in California.”

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
Geotab logo

  What is Geotab? Geotab is a global leader in telematics, providing open platform fleet
management solutions to businesses of all sizes. Geotab’s intuitive, full-featured
solutions help businesses better manage their drivers and vehicles by extracting
accurate and actionable intelligence from real-time and historical trips data.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 — 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT
Students holding Canadian flag on a mountain in Norway

Attention all 1B Mechanical & Mechatronics Students!

Be sure to attend this information session to learn how you can internationalize your degree by an academic exchange and/or an international work term.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 (all day) to Sunday, June 2, 2019 (all day)
Problem award poster

Co-operative Education and The Problem Lab are pleased to offer students the opportunity to win one of two scholarship awards of up to $1,500!

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 (all day) to Sunday, June 2, 2019 (all day)
Problem Pitch poster

The Problem Lab presents the Quantum Valley Investments® Problem Pitch. The competition invites teams of up to four students to choose an important industry problem and thoroughly research its history, scope, and impact. Students pitch their findings to a panel of judges on July 11th to compete for a share of up to $30,000 in funding.

Thursday, May 2, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT

UW Formula Motorsports is proud to unveil our 2019 formula-style race car!

Our car will be competition-ready and on display from 12pm-6pm. The event has an open schedule so you can drop by any time during the 6 hours! Come check out the car speak to the team about all the hard work they've put in!


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