Design Day

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Creativity and ingenuity on display!

Design Day promises to amaze you with our students' innovation and inspiration!

Students have worked closely with external partners of the Faculty to develop solutions for real clients. This event showcases engineering design projects, and celebrates the achievements of our students.

Design Day (8th Edition) - December 3, 2020

As part of the mandate of the NSERC Chair in Entrepreneurial Engineering Design (CEED), the Faculty of Engineering will be hosting its eighth edition of Design Day.

Date: Thursday, December 3, 2020
Time: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Zoom

Design Day is free and open to the public. Best of all, Design Day brings together industry professionals, families, friends, faculty members and students!


Over 120 projects featuring:

  • Accessible designs to improve lives of people living with disabilities
  • COVID automation
  • VR for construction
  • Stadium automation
  • Planter automation
  • Room capacity detection
  • and much more!


All students, undergraduate and graduate, in the Faculty of Engineering are invited to participate and showcase their design projects. These design projects can be physical prototypes, design plans, apps or websites. Design projects can come out of a class, research or a personal project from either an individual student or a team.

Prizes will be awarded per category.

Showcase your project

Deadline to register: November 30th, 2020

If you are a student and are interested in presenting your project during Design Day, complete the online registration form.

Register to present your project


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Contact us

For more information, please contact:

Hanan Anis
NSERC Chair in Entrepreneurial Engineering Design, Professor, and Faculty Coordinator in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Faculty of Engineering

Office: ARC 307
Tel: 613 - 562-5800 ext. 6709

Journée du design, hiver 201 | Design Day, Winter 2019
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