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Engineering Research Day 2022: Building a Sustainable Future

May 19, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT

A hybrid event presented by U of T Engineering

Join us on Thursday, May 19, 2022 9:00 am – 5:00 pm for U of T Engineering’s second annual Engineering Research Day. This year’s theme of Building a Sustainable Future spotlights the unique role engineering professionals play in building a brighter future for all and celebrates the local and global impacts of

U of T Engineering’s sustainability-focused research accomplishments and collaborations.

This event is open to all students, alumni, staff and faculty at U of T Engineering, as well as current and

prospective partners and key stakeholders across the research ecosystem. Through virtual and

in-person programming, Engineering Research Day 2022 offers an unparalleled opportunity to learn,

explore and connect.

U of T Engineering continues to be Canada’s top-ranked engineering school and consistently ranks in the global top 20. Our faculty are international leaders in their fields, innovative educators, and dedicated

mentors. U of T Engineering’s research strengths draw students and faculty from all over the world.

“I am excited to welcome everyone to this year’s Engineering Research Day event – this year’s focus on

Sustainability crosses all disciplines of Engineering and will showcase how our researchers are driving impactful programs, projects and initiatives, not only here in Canada but globally. “ 

– Chris Yip, Dean, U of T Engineering

The program will feature:

1. Interactive fireside chats with keynote speakers (hybrid)

2. Panels on sustainability and resilience across different disciplines (hybrid)

3. Student networking lunch (in-person only)

4. Booths from U of T Engineering research centres and institutes (hybrid)

5. Open networking reception (in-person only)

Engaging panel sessions will include:

  • Putting the Engineering in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investing
  • Engineering Resilient Healthcare Systems: Lessons from the Pandemic
  • Sustainable Talent: Educating the 21st Century Engineer
  • Climate Positive & Sustainable Campus

*In-person venue: Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship, 55 St. George Street


May 19, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
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