Event Schedule


8:30am – 3:30pm

Registration (Frank Forward 1st Floor)
Check in with us to receive your name tag and a schedule for the day!


9:30am – 10:30am

The Future of Materials Engineering Part 1 (Frank Forward 303)
What does the future of Materials Engineering look like? Find out what our academic leaders think and weigh in on the conversation.


10:30am – 10:45am

BREAK

 

10:45am – 12:00pm

The Future of Materials Engineering Part 2 (Frank Forward 303)
What does the future of Materials Engineering look like? Find out what our academic leaders think and weigh in on the conversation.


12:00pm – 1:30pm

Lunch and Foosball Tournament (Frank Forward 217 and Undergraduate Clubroom)
Numerous champions have walked our halls over the last 100 years. Today, the search for the ultimate champion begins. See you in the clubroom…


1:30pm – 3:00pm

Recent Graduates | A Panel Discussion (Frank Forward 303)
Meet recent graduates of our department and hear about their experiences in the workforce as materials engineers.


3:00pm – 6:00pm

Lab Tours OR Free Time
Guided lab tours of the Composite Research Network, Advanced Fibrous Materials Laboratory, Scanning Electron Microscopy Lab, Gleeble Machine and High Head Laboratory will be running from 3-4:30. Please meet in Frank forward 3rd floor if you would like to go on a guided lab tour

There are also numerous attractions to see while on campus. We invite you to check out some on UBC’s best attractions and newest buildings such as the Engineering Student Centre, the new Student union Building and the Robert H Lee Alumni Centre.


6:00pm – 6:30pm

Dinner Reception and Registration (University Golf Course)


6:30pm – 9:30pm

Evening Gala (University Golf Course)
What better way to wrap up a full day then with an evening of food and great company with the renowned Indira V. Samarasekera as our guest speaker!