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Research Day

Learn about exciting research opportunities in FEAS

Friday, March 24, 2017
10:00am – 2:30pm
ERC Atrium

Research Day aims to bring undergraduate and graduate students, faculty members, representatives from government and funding agencies, and industry professionals together in an event that showcases the innovative research activities conducted at the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at UOIT.

Research Day 2017 will include:
  • Keynote Speakers
  • Panel Discussions
  • Grad Student Presentations
  • Networking

Undergraduate students will enjoy this opportunity to learn about the graduate research/program experience from presentations by our graduate students in the Automotive, Electrical, Manufacturing, Mechanical and Software Engineering disciplines on their current research projects, and the exciting future that awaits them in academia and industry alike. 

Complimentary refreshments and snacks will be served.





9:30am – 10:00am
  • Registration, Poster Set-Up, Guest Arrival and Refreshments
10:00am – 10:10am
  • Opening Remarks
10:10am – 10:30am
  • Keynote Speaker 1: Dr. Kamiel Gabriel, Professor, FEAS, UOIT
    • Innovation in Higher Education: Pathway to Building an Innovation-driven Society
10:30am – 10:50am
  • Keynote Speaker 2: Mr. Saad Dahdouh, Technology and Research Program Manager, Ontario Power Generation-Nuclear
    • Sustainable Energy: Challenges and Opportunities - OPG Nuclear Power – full cycle
10:50am – 11:05am
  • Break-out to First Panel Discussion
11:05am – 12:00pm
  • Panel Discussion 1A – ERC 1092
    • Autonomous Systems: The Future of Transportation
    • Panel Organizer: Dr. Scott Nokleby
  • Panel Discussion 1B – ERC 1094
    • Innovations in Software Engineering
    • Panel Organizer: Dr. Mohamed El-Attar
12:05pm – 1:00pm
  • Panel Discussion 2A – ERC 1092
    • Manufacturing of the Future: From the Nano-Scale to the Macro-Scale
    • Panel Organizer: Dr. Brendan MacDonald
  • Panel Discussion 2B – ERC 1094
    • Sustainable Energy: Challenges and Opportunities
    • Panel Organizer: Dr. Walid Morsi Ibrahim
1:05pm – 1:20pm
  • Closing Remarks: Dr. Hossam Kishawy, Interim Dean, FEAS, UOIT
1:20pm – 2:30pm
  • Poster Presentations in ERC Atrium
  • Refreshments available in ERC 1058
For general enquiries, please contact: Rachel.Dyers@uoit.ca
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