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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 [Organizer] 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
[Organizer] 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

Jack Poulson

Executive Director at Tech Inquiry

Pierre Paul Giroux

Director of Gameplay at Unity

Adrienne Tacke

Senior Developer Advocate & Software Engineer at MongoDB

[RBC] Andrew Briggs

Technical Lead at RBC

Tae Kim (He/him)

CUSEC 2021 Director of Events & Speakers

[RBC] Geoffrey Peart

Senior Director of Omni Technology at RBC

Qianyun "Aria" Chang

Software Engineer at MediaMath

Andra Keay

Managing Director at Silicon Valley Robotics

Anita Popescu

New Grad Panelist

[RBC] Emily Harason

RBC Hackacomm Host

[RBC] Chris Ko

RBC Hackacomm Host

Marie-Eve Roy

Genetec Personal Trainer/Fitness Coach

Eric Chau

New Grad Panelist

Ahmed Yasser

New Grad Panelist

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CEO of Strangeworks

[RBC]Alex Catus (they/them)

Developer at RBC

Jerry Lee

COO at Wonsulting

Shelli Brunswick

Chief Operating Officer at Space Foundation

Stephanie A. Higa

Senior Software Engineer at Box

Nathan Tozer (he/him)

CUSEC 2021 Co-Chair

[Organizer] Ellen Li

CUSEC 2021 Co-Chair

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!