UWaterloo announces launch of WatSPEED unit

July 7, 2021
The University of Waterloo has announced the launch of WatSPEED, a unit which will provide industry professionals with non-credit professional education. WatSPEED will provide education that keeps industry professionals up to date with emerging technologies and enables them to understand the impacts these technologies have on businesses, economies, the environment, and societies. Courses will be developed and delivered by UWaterloo faculty members and in partnership with industry. “With WatSPEED, organizations can partner with the University of Waterloo to create custom professional development content to equip their workforce to stay competitive and continuously evolve to keep pace with technological, societal, economic and environmental disruption,” said Sanjeev Gill, UWaterloo AVP of innovation and executive director of WatSPEED. WatSPEED’s inaugural Digital Certificate in Predictive Analytics for CPAs will launch in October. UWaterloo (ON)