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CUSEC 2021

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· Stage
Opening Ceremonies
Introductions by your Co-Chairs; important information you don't want to miss!
Tae Kim (He/him) [RBC] Geoffrey Peart Ellen Li Nathan Tozer (he/him)
2021-01-09T10:30:00Z 2021-01-09T11:00:00Z America/New_York Opening+Ceremonies https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Aria Chang - Software Engineer at MediaMath
Dig Your Heels in Tech: Find Your Place through Hackathons, Research & Applications
Qianyun "Aria" Chang
2021-01-09T11:45:00Z 2021-01-09T12:15:00Z America/New_York Aria+Chang+-+Software+Engineer+at+MediaMath https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Workshop by RBC
Analyzing a day in my Spotify life with technology
[RBC] Andrew Briggs
2021-01-09T12:15:00Z 2021-01-09T13:15:00Z America/New_York Workshop+by+RBC https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Speed Networking
Meet and connect with all the sponsors, speakers and other students in a fun and dynamic way!
2021-01-09T13:15:00Z 2021-01-09T14:00:00Z America/New_York Speed+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Stephanie A. Higa - Senior Software Engineer at Box
What Frontend Engineers Really Do (and why you might want to become one, too)
Stephanie A. Higa
2021-01-09T14:00:00Z 2021-01-09T14:30:00Z America/New_York Stephanie+A.+Higa+-+Senior+Software+Engineer+at+Box https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Virtual Career Fair
Meet with companies RBC, Kinaxis, Morgan Stanley, Genetec, Unity, Amazon and more!
2021-01-09T14:30:00Z 2021-01-09T16:30:00Z America/New_York Virtual+Career+Fair https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Adrienne Tacke - Senior Developer Advocate & Software Engineer at MongoDB
There is NO Developer Uniform!
Adrienne Tacke
2021-01-09T16:00:00Z 2021-01-09T16:30:00Z America/New_York Adrienne+Tacke+-+Senior+Developer+Advocate+%26+Software+Engineer+at+MongoDB https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Workshop by Kinaxis
Supply Chain Management and You
2021-01-09T16:30:00Z 2021-01-09T17:30:00Z America/New_York Workshop+by+Kinaxis https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
New Grad Panel: So I've Graduated, What Next?
Hear from recent grads who are now at the companies Microsoft, Apple, Amazon AWS, MetrixData 360 and Ciena.
Anita Popescu Tae Kim (He/him) Ahmed Yasser Eric Chau
2021-01-09T17:00:00Z 2021-01-09T18:00:00Z America/New_York New+Grad+Panel%3A+So+I%27ve+Graduated%2C+What+Next%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Alex Catus - Developer at RBC
Introduction to Rxjs
[RBC] Alex Catus (they/them)
2021-01-09T17:30:00Z 2021-01-09T18:00:00Z America/New_York Alex+Catus+-+Developer+at+RBC https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Andra Keay - Managing Director at Silicon Valley Robotics
Robots are the canary in the AI coal mine: the risks of autonomous systems involves more than physical safety
Andra Keay
2021-01-09T18:00:00Z 2021-01-09T18:45:00Z America/New_York Andra+Keay+-+Managing+Director+at+Silicon+Valley+Robotics https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Team Trivia
Join us for a fun evening filled with networking, trivia and prizes (Up to $300CAD of prizes to be given out!)
Tae Kim (He/him)
2021-01-09T20:45:00Z 2021-01-09T21:30:00Z America/New_York Team+Trivia https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mobility Flow Session
Hosted by Genetec
Marie-Eve Roy
2021-01-10T09:45:00Z 2021-01-10T10:30:00Z America/New_York Mobility+Flow+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Shelli Brunswick - Chief Operating Officer of Space Foundation
How to Leverage Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Vibrant Space Economy
Shelli Brunswick
2021-01-10T10:30:00Z 2021-01-10T11:15:00Z America/New_York Shelli+Brunswick+-+Chief+Operating+Officer+of+Space+Foundation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Emanuel Straschnov - Co-CEO & Founder at Bubble
No-code is Changing the Development Workflow
2021-01-10T11:15:00Z 2021-01-10T11:45:00Z America/New_York Emanuel+Straschnov+-+Co-CEO+%26+Founder+at+Bubble https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Speed Networking
Meet and connect with all the sponsors, speakers and other students in a fun and dynamic way!
2021-01-10T11:45:00Z 2021-01-10T12:30:00Z America/New_York Speed+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Diversity Discussion
Sponsored by RBC
Tae Kim (He/him)
2021-01-10T12:30:00Z 2021-01-10T13:30:00Z America/New_York Diversity+Discussion https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Patrick Colucci - Technical Training Program Manager at AWS
Side Projects Save Careers
2021-01-10T13:00:00Z 2021-01-10T13:30:00Z America/New_York Patrick+Colucci+-+Technical+Training+Program+Manager+at+AWS https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Workshop by Genetec
Async and multi-threaded programming in C#
2021-01-10T13:30:00Z 2021-01-10T14:15:00Z America/New_York Workshop+by+Genetec https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Workshop by Unity
Unity Technologies Information Session
Pierre Paul Giroux
2021-01-10T13:30:00Z 2021-01-10T14:00:00Z America/New_York Workshop+by+Unity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Virtual Career Fair
2021-01-10T14:30:00Z 2021-01-10T16:30:00Z America/New_York Virtual+Career+Fair https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Shelli Brunswick - Chief Operating Officer of Space Foundation
How to Leverage Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Vibrant Space Economy
Shelli Brunswick
2021-01-10T15:00:00Z 2021-01-10T16:00:00Z America/New_York Shelli+Brunswick+-+Chief+Operating+Officer+of+Space+Foundation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Jerry Lee - COO at Wonsulting
Using LinkedIn to Land Your Dream Job
Jerry Lee
2021-01-10T16:00:00Z 2021-01-10T16:30:00Z America/New_York Jerry+Lee+-+COO+at+Wonsulting https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
RBC Hackacomm Finals
[RBC] Chris Ko [RBC] Emily Harason
2021-01-10T17:15:00Z 2021-01-10T18:15:00Z America/New_York RBC+Hackacomm+Finals https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Closing Ceremony
Ellen Li Nathan Tozer (he/him)
2021-01-10T18:30:00Z 2021-01-10T19:30:00Z America/New_York Closing+Ceremony https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcusec-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

[RBC] Chris Ko

RBC Hackacomm Host

[RBC] Emily Harason

RBC Hackacomm Host

Ellen Li

CUSEC 2021 Co-Chair

Nathan Tozer (he/him)

CUSEC 2021 Co-Chair

Stephanie A. Higa

Senior Software Engineer at Box

Shelli Brunswick

Chief Operating Officer at Space Foundation

Jerry Lee

COO at Wonsulting

Anita Popescu

New Grad Panelist

Andra Keay

Managing Director at Silicon Valley Robotics

Qianyun "Aria" Chang

Software Engineer at MediaMath

[RBC] Geoffrey Peart

Senior Director of Omni Technology at RBC

[RBC] Andrew Briggs

Technical Lead at RBC

Pierre Paul Giroux

Director of Gameplay at Unity

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CEO of Strangeworks

Ahmed Yasser

New Grad Panelist

Marie-Eve Roy

Genetec Personal Trainer/Fitness Coach

Tae Kim (He/him)

CUSEC 2021 Director of Events & Speakers

Adrienne Tacke

Senior Developer Advocate & Software Engineer at MongoDB

Jack Poulson

Executive Director at Tech Inquiry

Eric Chau

New Grad Panelist

The event is over

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CUSEC

CUSEC is an annual conference organized by students to educate students to a diverse range of areas in software engineering and computer science.

Booths

RBC - 1

Not your typical bank.

RBC - 2

Not your typical bank.

RBC - 3

Not your typical bank.

RBC - 4

Not your typical bank.

Kinaxis - 1

Agility to plan for all futures!

Kinaxis - 2

Agility to plan for all futures!

Kinaxis - 3

Agility to plan for all futures!

Genetec Inc. - General

Protecting the everyday.

Genetec Inc. - Developer

Protecting the everyday.

Genetec Inc. - Tester

Protecting the everyday.

Unity Technologies - Calgary/Vancouver Recruiting

Unity believes the world is a better place with more creators in it.

Unity Technologies - Montreal Recruiting

Unity believes the world is a better place with more creators in it.

Unity Technologies - Programs Support

Unity believes the world is a better place with more creators in it.

Morgan Stanley

Stop by our booth to learn more about Morgan Stanley’s Technology Division and our recent graduate and internship opportunities

SSENSE - 1

Join a world class team continuously pushing the limits of traditional e-commerce in the relentless pursuit of excellence and innovation.

SSENSE - 2

Join a world class team continuously pushing the limits of traditional e-commerce in the relentless pursuit of excellence and innovation.

Nokia - 1

Come create the technology to connect the world.

Nokia - 2

Come create the technology to connect the world.

CUSEC Hiring Booth

Interested in learning how to organize a tech conference for students across Canada? Hop in and chat with CUSEC organizers!