Opportunities - Externalhttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternalWaterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergySidewalk Toronto Research Granthttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/sidewalk_toronto_research_grant<div><p><strong><span style="font-size: 18px;">We're commissioning new research about cities!<br></span></strong><br>Are you a faculty member or graduate student at a university or college in Ontario?<br><br>Are you interested in the future of cities and how they can be made more livable and sustainable for everyone?<br><br><span style="font-size: 18px;"><strong>Apply by August 24, 2018</strong></span> to our small grants program.<br><br>Waterfront Toronto and Sidewalk Labs in partnership with…</p></div>Jessica StricklerWed, 15 Aug 2018 16:03:10 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/sidewalk_toronto_research_grantAnnouncement and Call for Abstracts: The Suncor Academic Forum on Transformational Technology for Energy Systemshttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/announcement_and_call_for_abstracts_the_suncor_academic_forum_on_tra<div><p style="text-align: center;"><strong><span style="font-size: 16px; color: rgb(226, 80, 65);">Please see attachments for the template and full call for abstracts at the bottom of this posting</span></strong></p><p><strong>Forum Synopsis and Objective</strong><br><br>The oil &amp; gas industry currently finds itself in a rapidly changing and challenging environment; there are signals of disruption in the overall business environment that necessitate an understanding of the basics and…</p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyFri, 08 Jun 2018 12:02:02 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/announcement_and_call_for_abstracts_the_suncor_academic_forum_on_traEni Award Announcement 2018 Call for Proposalshttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/eni_award_announcement_2018_call_for_proposals<div><p>the Eni Award assigns three main international Prizes, two national Prizes reserved for Italian PhD holders and two Prizes dedicated to young African researchers:</p> <ul type="disc"> <li>The Advanced Environmental Solutions Prize, worth 200.000 Euros;</li> <li>The Energy Frontiers Prize, worth 200.000 Euros;</li> <li>The Energy Transition Prize, worth 200.000 Euros;</li> <li>Two Young…</li></ul></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyTue, 19 Sep 2017 10:13:55 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/eni_award_announcement_2018_call_for_proposalsCall for Papers: 7th Annual International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environmental Sciences (SEES 2018)https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/call_for_papers_7th_annual_international_conference_on_sustainable_e<div><p align="justify"><strong>Best Paper Awards</strong><span> </span>and <strong>Best Student Paper Awards</strong><span> will be conferred at the conference (in order to qualify for the award, the paper must be presented at the conference).</span><br> <br> Scope/topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:</p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="700"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="left" valign="top" width="49%"><strong>Sustainable/ renewable energy:</strong> <p align="left">• Biofuels / Biofuel Cells<br> • Hybrid Energy Systems<br> • Hydropower<br> …</p></td></tr></tbody></table></div>Jessica StricklerFri, 09 Jun 2017 10:32:27 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/call_for_papers_7th_annual_international_conference_on_sustainable_eSmart Grids for Smart Communities: Call-for-Abstractshttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/smart_grids_for_smart_communities_call_for_abstracts<div><table border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="700"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <h3><em>Smart Grids for Smart Communities</em></h3> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <h1>Call-for-Abstracts Details &amp; Guidelines</h1> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Key conference topic areas embrace a wide range of automation, information technology, operations, infrastructure, standards, compliance and other topics, as listed below.<br> The conference will focus on the leading topics, including grid…</td></tr></tbody></table></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyWed, 19 Apr 2017 10:35:40 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/smart_grids_for_smart_communities_call_for_abstractsLEED Green Associate (GA) Traininghttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/leed_green_associate_ga_training<div><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="5" color="#333333" style="color: #333333; font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif; font-size: x-large;"><b>When: June 25</b></span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="-1" color="#333333" style="color: #333333; font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif;"><b><sup>th</sup></b></span> <span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="5" color="#333333" style="color: #333333; font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif; font-size: x-large;"><b>2016 – 1:00PM to 5:00 PM </b></span></span></span></div> <div><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="5" color="#333333" style="color: #333333; font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif; font-size: x-large;"><span lang="en-US"><b>Where: University of Waterloo - EV3-Room 3408 - </b></span></span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="5" style="font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif; font-size: x-large;"><span lang="en-US"><b><a href="https://goo.gl/maps/jjPNs%C2%A0">https://goo.gl/maps/jjPNs </a><a href="https://connect.uwaterloo.ca/owa/redir.aspx?SURL=LEFy6QiitlsggucmYvq5NeHy_BmEPrS9X_3x-x1IGZ12c6ov1XXTCGgAdAB0AHAAcwA6AC8ALwBnAG8AbwAuAGcAbAAvAG0AYQBwAHMALwBqAGoAUABOAHMA&URL=https%3a%2f%2fgoo.gl%2fmaps%2fjjPNs" target="_blank"></a></b></span></span></span></span></div> <div><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="5" color="#333333" style="color: #333333; font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif; font-size: x-large;"><span><b>Registration: </b></span></span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" size="5" style="font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif; font-size: x-large;"><span><b><a href="http://leadinggreen.ca/waterloo">http://leadinggreen.ca/waterloo</a><a href="https://connect.uwaterloo.ca/owa/redir.aspx?SURL=XoXHMhfR9mLVczyxWXqGbVZyHAqYG8A5WoaHeTVshW12c6ov1XXTCGgAdAB0AHAAOgAvAC8AbABlAGEAZABpAG4AZwBnAHIAZQBlAG4ALgBjAGEALwB3AGEAdABlAHIAbABvAG8A&URL=http%3a%2f%2fleadinggreen.ca%2fwaterloo" target="_blank"></a></b></span></span></span></span></div> <div><span face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2" style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: small;"><span><span face="Minion Pro,serif" color="black" style="color: black; font-family: 'Minion Pro', serif;"> </span></span></span>LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is simply a green-rating point system, or a scorecard. The more energy efficient and sustainable a building is, the more points…</div>Jessica StricklerFri, 06 May 2016 13:39:16 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/leed_green_associate_ga_training11th Energy Harvesting Workshophttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/11th_energy_harvesting_workshop<div><h2><img id="e08cce4e-1e7d-4812-9935-a3c4a62a8204" src="https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/download/.attachments/image001png~1" alt="image001.png" width="544" height="168" style="border: 0px; display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;"></h2> <h3><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><b>ABSTRACTS DUE: </b></span><span size="2" color="#CC0017" style="color: #cc0017; font-size: small;"><b>June 15, 2016 </b></span></span></span></h3> <h2><span color="#CC0017" face="Times New Roman, serif" size="2" style="color: #cc0017; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: small;"><b>REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS AUGUST 31, 2016</b></span></h2> <div><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><span><br> Workshop Website: </span></span><a href="https://connect.uwaterloo.ca/owa/redir.aspx?SURL=MFTVtXj7qyNjg88ckXjvr0MBm5GOLWqOHJGirM9R3YO_EF_203XTCGgAdAB0AHAAOgAvAC8AdwB3AHcALgBvAHUAdAByAGUAYQBjAGgALgB2AHQALgBlAGQAdQAvAG4AbAAtAGMAcABlAC8AaQBuAGMALwByAGQAcgAuAGEAcwBwAD8ANAAxADUANgAzADMAXwBfAF8AMQA1ADEAMgAzADEAMgAzADEANAA5AF8AXwBfADEAMQA1ADUA&URL=http%3a%2f%2fwww.outreach.vt.edu%2fnl-cpe%2finc%2frdr.asp%3f415633___15123123149___1155" target="_blank"><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><span>www.ehworkshop.com</span></span></a></span></span></div> <div><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><span><b><br> Abstracts </b></span></span><span size="2" color="black" style="color: black; font-size: small;"><span><b>are</b></span></span><span size="2" color="#1F497D" style="color: #1f497d; font-size: small;"><span><b> </b></span></span><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><span><b>now being accepted.</b></span></span></span></span></div> <div><span face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3" style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium;"><span><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><span>The organizers of the 11th Energy Harvesting Workshop invite you to submit abstracts by June 15, 2016. The meeting is hosted by leading researchers in the field and will take place </span></span><span size="2" color="#1F497D" style="color: #1f497d; font-size: small;"><span>on </span></span><span size="2" style="font-size: small;"><span><b>September 6-7…</b></span></span></span></span></div></div>Jessica StricklerFri, 06 May 2016 13:35:09 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/11th_energy_harvesting_workshopGLOBE 2016 Challenge Pitch Program - Renewable Energy Challengehttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/globe_2016_challenge_pitch_program_renewable_energy_challenge<div><p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><strong><span style="font-family: 'Lucida Grande';">Date and Time: </span></strong><span style="font-family: 'Lucida Grande';">Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM followed by a networking reception at the Vancouver Convention Centre East. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Lucida Grande'; font-size: 12pt;">Participants are invited to solve 5+ concrete challenges faced by cities and businesses in their efforts to be 100 percent renewable energy-powered. C40 cities (Vancouver, New York, and Copenhagen) will showcase…</span></p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyMon, 08 Feb 2016 14:30:21 -0500https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/globe_2016_challenge_pitch_program_renewable_energy_challengeIST- 5S Program Refresher for CI Leaders & Senior Managershttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/ist_5s_program_refresher_for_ci_leaders__senior_managers<div><p><strong>Discussion Topics</strong></p> <p>Why do 5S in your organization?</p> <p>What are your Challenges in sustaining your 5S programs?</p> <p>How do you tie in 5S into other CI improvements?<br></p> <p><strong>5S</strong> – a fundamental approach for workplace organization, productivity, quality and safety improvements using Visual Management.</p> <p><strong>IST</strong> reinvigorated their 5S program this year and will share…</p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyFri, 18 Sep 2015 16:36:04 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/ist_5s_program_refresher_for_ci_leaders__senior_managersCanada- Korea Business Opportunitieshttps://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/canada_korea_business_opportunities<div><p><strong>Speakers Will Include:</strong></p> <p><strong> </strong><strong>Mark Henderson</strong> - Executive Vice President, Asset Management and Chief Operating Officer of <strong>PowerStream</strong> Inc.</p> <p> <strong>Dr. Ron Oberth</strong> - President &amp; CEO of <strong>Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries</strong></p> <p> <strong>Arnie Rusinek</strong> - Vice President International of <strong>Teknion</strong></p> <p> <strong>Jae Chong</strong> - Exec. Director of <strong>KIGA Labs</strong> (ICT Sector)</p> <p><strong><br> Dr. Changize…</strong></p></div>Jessica StricklerTue, 15 Sep 2015 09:25:06 -0400https://wise.uwaterloo.ca/news1/opportunitiesexternal/canada_korea_business_opportunities