The main goal of the new chair is to develop roads and highways that are safer for drivers and better for the environment, using green pavement technology.
Doors open at 5 p.m. for the event, which offers self-guided tours of the building and its many environmental features. A reception - hosted by Industry Minister Tony Clement, Huntsville Mayor Claude Doughty and University of Waterloo President Feridun Hamdullahpur - will follow. Although registration is now closed, unregistered guests are welcome to tour the facility between 5 to 6 p.m.
Grade 10 Family Night will help students understand what they can do in Grade 10 to prepare for applying to any of Ontario's universities. Topics include courses to take in high school and resources to learn about the hundreds of university programs offered in Ontario.