News archive - December 2021

Thursday, December 16, 2021

SYDE faculty-authored papers win conference awards

Several systems design engineering (SYDE) faculty-authored papers won awards at the 7th annual Conference on Vision and Intelligent Systems (CVIS).

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

SYDE professor interviewed on software developer podcast

Listen to systems design engineering professor Alexander Wong discussing explainability and trust in machine learning on the ARM Developer podcast.

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

SYDE research featured on CityNews

Systems design engineering (SYDE) professor Alexander Wong and researchers at DarwinAI are developing a technology that could help identify COVID-19 patients needing ICU care using artificial intelligence. 

Watch AI could help identify COVID-19 patients needing ICU care on CityNews. 

Friday, December 10, 2021

SYDE Alumni recipients of 2021 Alumni Achievement Medals

Two systems design engineering (SYDE) alumni were recognized at the 2021 Faculty of Engineering Alumni Achievement event.

Dr. Glen W. Bandiera – Individual Alumni Achievement Medal for Community Service

Skills Glen Bandiera (BASc ’90, systems design engineering) learned as a Waterloo student over 30 years ago still guide him in his career today with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

SYDE undergrad named in Forbes 30 under 30 list

Systems Design Engineering (SYDE) student Anna Wang was recognized in the enterprise technology category of the North American Forbes 30 under 30 list for 2022.