Crisis vs. Opportunity: Spotting and Addressing the Problems of the Future

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 3:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

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Showcasing our Science Alumni Award Winners

Please join us for a lively panel discussion and networking reception featuring some of our most recent Science alumni Award winners.

Latif Nanji (Co-Founder of Roadmunk), Moazam Khan and Matthew Sefati (Co-Founders of Curiato) discuss where opportunities arise in a constantly changing landscape. Learn how these panelists took advantage of their systemic thinking, and used the scientific method to solve important problems, and leverage that problem solving into building a successful business.

Latif Nanji

Latif Nanji (Co-Founder of Roadmunk)

Moazam Khan

Moazam Khan (Co-Founder of Curiato)

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Matthew Sefati (Co-Founder of Curiato)

Moderated by Ross Robinson, Fund Lead and interim Incubator Director at Velocity, this panel will touch on topics relating to Velocity and its intersection with science students, why UW graduates more founders than other universities, and pursuing problem-based research as opposed to curiosity based research.

Come join us!


Student Life Centre, Black & Gold Room
University of Waterloo
200 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1


3:00 p.m. Panel discussion
4:00 p.m. Networking reception with refreshments

REGISTER HERE by November 1, 2022

Seating is limited and on a first come/first serve basis. Register early to avoid disappointment.