News archive - April 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

SYDE Professor and students gives tour to Federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development

The Federal Minister of Innovation

Systems Design Engineering professor Alexander Wong and the students at the Vision and Image Proccessing Research Group gives a tour to showcase their research and technologies to the Honorable Navdeep Bains, the Federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Biomedical engineering student wins top co-op award

Vincent Shadbolt

A third-year biomedical engineering student who learned Portuguese during a work term has been named one of the University of Waterloo’s top co-op students for 2017.

Vincent Shadbolt, who lists involvement with the Waterloo Dragon Boat Team as one of his interests, got the nod for the Faculty of Engineering for his contributions to his employer, his community and the development of co-operative education.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Systems Design Professor Talks about Artificial Intelligence at Waterloo Innovation Summit

Systems Design Engineering professor Alexander Wong spoke about the impact of Artificial Intelligence and the importance of guiding its direction for helping society at the recent Waterloo Innovation Summit 2018.

Monday, April 2, 2018

Top robotics researcher coming to Waterloo from UK

Kerstin Dautenhahn

A leading international researcher is joining Waterloo Engineering as part of a federal initiative to attract top-tier scientists and scholars to do groundbreaking work in Canada.