Amazon backs Waterloo student program to advance operational AI
March 02, 2017 15:49 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - March 02, 2017) - Engineering students at the University of Waterloo will apply classroom lessons in artificial intelligence (AI) to help develop new uses for a...
Canadians' wellbeing lagging far behind economic recovery, new report shows
November 22, 2016 00:30 ET | University of Waterloo;Canadian Index of Wellbeing (CIW)
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 22, 2016) - Although Canada's economy has recovered from the 2008 recession, our wellbeing has not, according to a new report from the Canadian Index of Wellbeing...
Un nouveau rapport révèle que le mieux-être des Canadiens accuse un retard important par rapport au rétablissement économique TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - 22 novembre 2016) - Bien que l'économie du Canada se soit rétablie de la récession de 2008, ce n'est pas le cas pour notre mieux-être, selon un nouveau rapport de l'Indice...
Provinces and Yukon score a C- in flood disaster mitigation; immediate actions recommended
October 31, 2016 07:00 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON --(Marketwired - October 31, 2016) - Startling results from a new report out of the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo find all 10 provinces and Yukon are...
World's Largest Free Startup Incubator Appoints New Director
July 28, 2016 08:30 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - July 28, 2016) - The University of Waterloo is appointing Jay Shah, a former startup co-founder and Waterloo alumnus, as director of its flagship entrepreneurship...
University of Waterloo Appoints Feridun Hamdullahpur to Second Term as President
June 22, 2016 08:59 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - June 22, 2016) - The Board of Governors has reappointed Feridun Hamdullahpur as president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo for a second term, beginning...
University of Waterloo Hosts International Innovation Roundtable
June 06, 2016 14:07 ET | University of Waterloo
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - June 06, 2016) - Foreign diplomats will gather with policy, business, and academic leaders in Ottawa on Wednesday to compare various national approaches to using innovation...
Silicon Valley VC Firm Partners With Waterloo Engineering for New $2 Million Entrepreneurship Program
May 27, 2016 11:27 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - May 27, 2016) - The University of Waterloo is partnering with a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm to provide a new entrepreneurship program for students that...
Lockheed Martin Canada Announces $1.1 Million Investment in University of Waterloo Research Project
April 19, 2016 13:39 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - April 19, 2016) - Lockheed Martin (LMT) has invested $1.1 million into a research project that explores the design and feasibility of a mobile system that would...
Justin Trudeau Joins University of Waterloo as Champion for UN Women HeForShe
March 16, 2016 15:16 ET | University of Waterloo
WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - March 16, 2016) - Canada's Prime Minister was announced today as an official Champion for the UN Women's HeForShe movement, a global effort to engage men and boys as...