University of Waterloo
Engineering 5 (E5), 6th Floor
Phone: 519-888-4567 ext.32600
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2017 — 2:30 PM TO 4:00 PM EDT
Come learn how GM Canada is transforming Canada’s auto sector through growth, technological advances and innovation. Four of GM’s leading engineers will be sharing insights at this GM Canada Meet-up for Waterloo Engineering students on the Capstone Design track.
Explore and expand your growth mindset with Lyon Wong, SYDE ‘03, cofounder Spectrum 28.
This event will focus on building a solid foundation for all your future endeavors (whether entrepreneurial or intrapreneurial) and assist you in achieving your aspirations. You will be encouraged to explore and expand your growth mindset as you are asked to examine your core values and motivations. Established founder teams will gain insight into their "founder framework" and be able to immediately apply key findings to improve their personal effectiveness.
Find out how your team can go from idea to funding in this "how to" session. Lyon Wong, Spectrum 28, outlines the steps to getting funded. Select teams are interviewed and funding readiness issues examined. It's two hours of "hands-on, how-to" knowledge involving real startups who are looking for funding.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 — 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
Come and explore Systems Design Engineering's Capstone Design Symposium!
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT
What are the practical uses of artificial intelligence and how can it give the Canadian economy the push it needs without relying on the giant tech companies?
The 3MT is a university-wide competition for research-based master’s thesis and doctoral students. As a competitor, they will have 1 slide and 3 minutes to explain their research to a non-specialist audience.
This year we will be running our own department-level heat on February 10th at 1:30 pm in E5-6004 with prizes and a winner moving on to the university-wide competition.