Alumni News


If you have a piece of alumni news you’d like to share, we’d love to hear from you! Please send your updates to Jessica MacInnis, ECE’s senior communications officer, at jessica.macinnis@utoronto.ca.

Fourth year design projects on display at ECE Capstone Fair and Showcase

A multi-user concurrent augemented reality system, using convolutional neural networks to determine body dimensions, a sEMG gesture recognition system and more at the 2019 ECE Design Fair and Showcase


Value-add: This ECE alumna is expanding access to machine learning tools while advocating for data security

ECE alumna is the co-founder of an artificial intelligence startup and an advocate for transparent data governance


The content ‘factory’: How ECE alumnus Allen Lau is disrupting the way books, movies and TV shows are made

Wattpad — like YouTube for the written word — allows users post, share and read user-generated stories on the site, which boasts more than half a billion uploads to date


Meet the ECE alumnus using AI to solve industry problems

"But in terms of fast growth, high-tech cities — Toronto is near the top of the list.”


ECE alumni startup uses digital technology to manage chronic pain

Janmohamed's startup, Managing Life, now has a staff of eight, including full stack developers and data scientists


Blockchain 101 with ECE alumnus Mehran Hydary

Hydary (ElecE 1T4 + PEY), blockchain consulting lead at Deloitte, explains the ubiquity of the technology and how students can prepare to be experts in the field


ECE alumna honoured at 2018 EAN Awards

U of T engineering alumni were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the Skule™ community


ECE alumni startup uses AI to visualize wound healing

ECE alumnus Carlo Perez is the founder and CEO of Swift Medical, a company that turns any smartphone into a medical tool for wound care management