University of Waterloo launches Canada’s first driverless, autonomous 5G shuttle
June 24, 2021 08:00 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Waterloo is showcasing the operation of a driverless, autonomous shuttle research program that will transport students and...
Work-integrated learning is changing with the times
April 15, 2021 08:00 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON, April 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Waterloo is launching a new style of work-integrated learning specifically designed to help co-op students seeking their first work...
Vivek Goel named president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo
November 18, 2020 06:30 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, Ontario, Nov. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vivek Goel, a distinguished scholar with extensive achievements in research, teaching and leadership across both public and private...
New framework factors climate risk into financial valuation
March 10, 2020 09:27 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, March 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Waterloo has developed a tool to help the capital markets incorporate physical climate change and extreme weather risk into...
University of Waterloo launches venture fund for healthtech startups
February 28, 2020 09:08 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Feb. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Waterloo has launched a second venture capital fund targeted at early-stage startups involved in health technology. The...
University of Waterloo launches program to deploy industry-driven quantum technologies
December 11, 2019 10:00 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Dec. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transformative Quantum Technologies (TQT), a research initiative led by the University of Waterloo, today announced the launch of its Quantum...
Toyota Canada helps drive innovation forward with its largest single donation to a Canadian university
December 09, 2019 11:00 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Dec. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) is partnering with the University of Waterloo to advance engineering education. Supported by a $2.1...
University of Waterloo creates billions in economic impact, according to Deloitte report
November 22, 2019 07:30 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Nov. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Startup companies at the University of Waterloo's flagship entrepreneurship programs have generated more than $2 billion in revenue and around...
Waterloo targets dark matter, dark energy and black holes with new astrophysics centre
October 04, 2019 10:00 ET | University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Canada, Oct. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Waterloo officially launched its astrophysics centre today. The Waterloo Centre for Astrophysics (WCA) is being launched to...
Experts Combat Community Flooding, Canada's Costliest Extreme Weather Challenge
March 31, 2017 08:00 ET | University of Waterloo;Standards Council of Canada
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - March 31, 2017) - The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) and the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation (Intact Centre) at the University of Waterloo will join forces to...