The value of partnerships between universities and industry
The value of strong partnerships between universities and industry has become increasingly important. Sanjeev Gill, associate vice-president innovation and acting executive director, WatSPEED, discusses some of the University of Waterloo’s initiatives to strengthen these connections—such as professional development, microcredentials, research parternships, co-operative education, and more—and the value that both parties gain from these deepening relationships.
Waterloo’s School of Accounting and Finance partners with CPA Ontario and WatSPEED to deliver professional development courses
By Patty Mah, School of Accounting and Finance
Current and future professionals are not only required to have the skills and knowledge to work within an ever-changing, technology-driven future, but to also adapt effectively to a potentially ongoing virtual environment as the world continues to grapple with our current global pandemic.