Alumni News

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ECE professors and alumni honoured at the Ontario Professional Engineers Awards gala

The event honours and celebrates engineers who have made exceptional contributions to their profession, including four ECE alumni and professors

Global leader in machine learning presents at BizSkule

“In the next 20 years, everything is going to change,” predicts Professor Brendan Frey

ECE alumni startup Nanoleaf launches new product for Apple home system

Nanoleaf Smarter Kit combines “the world’s most energy efficient smart bulb” and a stylish, connected hub with Apple’s Siri-enabled HomeKit

Three ECE alumni recognized at 2015 Arbor Awards

Award recognizes exceptional contributions to the University of Toronto by volunteers

‘Your time for innovation is now’ says 2015 Plenary Lecturer Catherine Lacavera

'You’re going to conquer engineering and you’re going to use it to innovate and optimize in any field of endeavour,' Lacavera said to the capacity crowd of future 1T9 graduates

Eleftheriades wins prestigious John Kraus Antenna Award

Award given annually by IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society to 'honour an individual or team that has made a significant advance in antenna technology'

ECE alumni startup aims to boost language skills of underprivileged children

“We wanted it to be affordable, scalable and loved by children,” says ECE alumna Aisha Bukhari

102-year-old ECE alumnus embodies the spirit of Spring Reunion

Electrical and computer engineers of all ages returned to campus to catch up with classmates and share memories of Skule