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Horizons Fellowship

Horizons isrecruiting for it’s Summer Immersive Program. The Horizons Fellowship coves tuition and accommodation.
The Horizons Fellowship
 supports 200 outstanding university students in their pursuit to become multidisciplinary leaders using technology. Our fully-funded program provides real-world technology courses geared towards high-achieving college students. 

Horizons students have gone onto work at a variety of amazing companies - Google, Facebook, Visa, The Stanford Research Institute, Slack, Yelp, Amazon, McKinsey, Bloomberg, J.P. Morgan, EA Games, and more. 

Past Horizonites have come from a variety of schools and backgrounds. Students have hailed from Harvard, Princeton, Yale, UPenn/Wharton, Columbia, Northwestern, Babson, Wellesley, Colgate, Brown, Michigan, great state schools, community colleges and more. We've had computer science majors, math majors, economics/business majors, biology majors, english majors, and art majors all take our program. 

Interested stu…

IBM Data Science Conference

I am reaching out on behalf of IBM to invite the students of University of Waterloo that might be interested in data science to attend their online conference for developers and data scientists, IBM Community Day: Data Science. Attendance is free and the event is completely online. Great for students to stretch their data science education even further! The conference is onJuly 24th from 9am-6pm EDT / 6am-3pm PDT. Hear from 25+ industry leading professionals as they break down new trends and practices in Data Science. Three unique tracks: IBM Code: Live coding sessions and tutorials from software devs and advocates.IBM Sessions:Hear from IBM product experts who will discuss the latest technologies in Data Science.Partner:  Learn how IBM Community Partners can help you tackle your Data Science challenges. Content from Lightbend & DataQuest.
Replays of the talks will be available to anyone who registers for 90 days after the event. Here’s the link >> https://goo.gl/WpkiYu

UWAFT Recruiting

Want hands-on experience working on a real car? UWAFT is recruiting!
UWAFT is part of the Department of Energy's EcoCAR competition and we converted a 2016 Camaro into a smart, electric hybrid sports car.
The team is looking for two dedicated graduating students from computer science that will join us to help develop the next generation of smart, hybrid electric vehicles. In particular, the team is looking for students to develop advanced driver assistance system (ADAS). This will include developing algorithms, neural nets, working with ROS, and LiDARs among other things. 
There will team support to get you up to speed with the team and software we use, as well as training provided by industry professionals. 
If this is interesting to you, then go ahead and forward your resume and transcript to: derrick.tan@edu.uwaterloo.ca
Preference will be placed on applicants with relevant background experience but a willingness to learn and a good attitude will go a long way! 
Must be able to trave…

FDM Group Open Evening - Thursday June 14 in Toronto

Are you passionate about technology and business?  Are you looking to start your career in IT or as a business consultant?  Check out FDM Group's Open Evening on Thursday, June 14th Time: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: FDM Centre, 130 Adelaide St W, Suite 2000, Toronto.
This opportunity will provide you with commercial awareness and understanding of what roles exist post-graduation as well as what duties and responsibilities you’ll have in the workforce. You will have the opportunity to meet with FDM staff, who can talk about what opportunities are available in the exciting and fast-paced world of IT and business. Food and drinks will be provided!
Please RSVP to ca.openevenings@fdmgroup.com to confirm your attendance.
FDM Group is an international IT services provider located in downtown Toronto with offices around the globe in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. FDM’s business model provides opportunities for recent graduates and young IT professionals to kick-start their careers as…