Design Day

Design Day promises to amaze you with the creativity and ingenuity of our students!

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

Creativity and ingenuity on display!

Design Day (Fourth edition) - November 29, 2018

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

Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: STEM Complex, 1st floor (150 Louis Pasteur)

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 60 projects featuring:

  • Accessible designs to improve lives of people living with disabilities
  • Environmental robots to reduce pollution
  • Arterial pump simulator to help a Forensic Identification Officer – Ottawa Police Service
  • Greenhouses for indigenous communities
  • 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.

The Makerspace Challenge will be announced during the award ceremony.

Showcase your project

Deadline to register: November 18, 2018

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

Registration is now closed.

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

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