2019 Schedule

Bootcamp is the first graduation milestone requirement for the Master of Digital Experience Innovation program. It gives you the chance to engage with your classmates and learn valuable skills that you'll apply throughout the program. Participation is required. Minor changes to the schedule may occur.

MDEI Bootcamp 2019 Schedule

DATE

TIME/LOCATION 

PRESENTER

DETAILS

Monday, August 26

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Main atrium

Recruitment and Admissions Coordinator

Check-in

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room 1004

Dr. Christine McWebb
Director

Welcome

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Room 1004

Professor Jessica Thompson
Associate Director, Graduate

Program Overview

11:00 AM -12:30 PM
Room 1004

Professor Glen Drummond

'Applied Innovation: the challenge, the experience and a toolset’

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Welcome Lunch

Main Floor Atrium

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Professor Jessica Thompson

Campus Tour

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room 2024

Dr. Linda Carson

Working in Teams

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Roof Terrace

 

Welcome BBQ

Tuesday, August 27

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room 3022/3024

Dr. Linda Carson

Design Thinking I

12:00 - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch on own

1:00 - 4:00 PM
Room 3022/3024

Dr. Linda Carson

Design Thinking II

Wednesday, August 28

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room 3022/3024

Dr. Lennart Nacke

U/X Workshop I

12:00 - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch on own

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room 3022/3024

Dr. Lennart Nacke

U/X Workshop II

Thursday, August 29

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room 2022/2024

Professor Bharat Sud

Marketing Workshop I

12:00 - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch on own

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room 2022/2024

Professor Bharat Sud

Marketing Workshop II

Friday, August 30

9:00 AM -12:00 PM
Room 3022/3024/2129

Professor Laura Fong and Greg McIntyre

Photography/Videography Workshop I

12:00 - 1:00 PM

 

Lunch on own

1:00 - 4:00 PM
Room 2129

Professor Laura Fong and Greg McIntyre

 Photography/Videography Workshop II

Monday, September 2

Labour Day
Stratford School is closed. Banks and stores are also closed for this Statutory holiday.

 

FACULTY OF ARTS ORIENTATION - Tuesday, September 3rd

For incoming graduate students to Arts. Registration not required. Participation in the Academic Integrity session is a required graduation milestone. View the Waterloo campus map for directions and building locations. Transportation will be provided to and from Stratford.

Pick up: 7:45 AM @ Stratford School, 125 St Patrick St. Stratford, ON
Drop off: Hagey Hall Ring Road Bus drop off at the University of Waterloo

Return: 2:30 PM @ Hagey Hall Ring Road Bus drop off at the University of Waterloo
Drop off: Stratford School, 125 St. Patrick St. Stratford, ON

GRADUATE STUDENT ORIENTATION - Saturday, September 7th

Campus wide-orientation for incoming graduate students. Additional details and registration will be available on the central Orientation website later in July. Please register if you plan to attend. View the Waterloo campus map for directions and building locations. Transportation will be provided to and from Stratford.

Pick up: 8:30 AM @ Stratford School, 125 St Patrick St. Stratford, ON
Drop off: Physical Activities Complex (PAC) at the University of Waterloo

Return: 9:00 PM @ South Campus Hall (SCH) at the University of Waterloo
Drop off: Stratford School, 125 St. Patrick St. Stratford, ON