Each year, our sponsors help us unite hundreds of emerging and enthusiastic developers, engineers, consultants and more! Through their generous contribution and dedicated involvement, UTEK is able to deliver a top-tier competition and our sponsors become a well-known presence amongst the engineering community. We are very thankful for our sponsors!
Blank Space Corp. is a specialist in Top UI/UX Design, Software, Web and App Development in Toronto. We work with brands that want to pioneer the digital space.Learn More
McKinsey & Company is the trusted advisor and counselor to many of the world's most influential businesses and institutions.Learn More
MD Consultants is a company providing one-on-one consultations with healthcare professionals. What makes us unique is that we are, first and foremost, a network of over 200 medical students, residents and physicians, all from diverse areas of expertise with different interests.Learn More
Konrad is a full service digital agency with a focus on strategy, user experience (UX) design, and digital transformation. Konrad is a digital agency and product innovation firm that offers strategy, design, and technology services to the world's most ambitious businesses and brands.Learn More
Stantec designs with community in mind whether that's in engineering, architecture, energy, water, or project management. Stantec provides professional consulting services in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics for infrastructure and facilities projects.Learn More
Autodesk builds software that helps people imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk software has been used in many fields, and on projects from the One World Trade Center to Tesla electric cars. Autodesk became best known for AutoCAD, but now develops a broad range of software for design, engineering, and entertainment and a line of software for consumers, including Sketchbook.Learn More
The Troost Institute for Leadership Education in Engineering (Troost ILead) provides transformative learning opportunities so that students and professionals can develop success skills. We empower the whole engineer to maximize their potential and contribution.Learn More
Intel's innovation in cloud computing, data center, Internet of Things, and PC solutions is powering the smart and connected digital world we live in.Learn More
Analog Devices is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of analog, mixed signal, and DSP integrated circuits to help solve the toughest engineering challenges.Learn More
Digi-Key distributes electronic components. The company is the fourth largest electronic component distributor in North America and the fifth largest electronic component distributor in the world.Learn More
Competition Judges are industry professionals that will help us judge different competitions this year!
Jeffrey Ng graduated from University of Waterloo in 2012 with a BASc, in Electrical engineering. As a licensed and practicing engineer with the PEO, he is currently employed at Stantec Consulting Ltd as the electrical discipline lead, managing the electrical buildings group in the Toronto office. Jeffrey played a role in the design and construction of University of Toronto's Goldring Centre for High Performance Sports and Jackman Law Building. Jeffrey also has experience in the healthcare, commercial and residential sector. Jeffrey enjoys the opportunity to teach his clients about the work he does so that everyone involved fully understands the implications of decisions made throughout a project's life span. His wide variety of experience allows him to bring a heightened expertise to his work as Jeffrey believes that lessons learned in one sector can translate to others. Jeffrey's reliability and dependability keep clients engaged and consistently satisfied.
Andrew Kidd is a consultant with McKinsey's Toronto office, serving high-tech and public sector clients. He is an EngSci 1T8+PEY, majoring in Engineering Physics with a minor in Economics. He won the 2016 UTEK and OEC parliamentary debate competitions with his partner Stephen - and promptly lost every other engineering debate competition he entered.
Stephen Xu is a consultant at McKinsey, where he spends most of his time on digital and analytics topics. He is an EngSci 1T8, majoring in Math, Stats, and Finance. He first started his debate career at UTEK in 2016 with his partner Andrew.
Gaby Waldman-Fried is a Technical Program Manager in Education at Autodesk, and is the dedicated technical resource for Education Accounts in the Eastern US. She partners with university customers to understand their technical and curricula challenges, and identifies how Autodesk products can help address these challenges. She demonstrates the value of Autodesk products, specifically Fusion 360, to grow their adoption in curriculum, research, and student projects. She received her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Olin College of Engineering in 2015. She has been working at Autodesk for 2 years. Previously she worked as a Mechanical Engineer at various hardware start-ups in the Boston Area.
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