With the start of a new academic year, we are all so excited for you to see what we have been working on. To begin with, WIE is proud to present its 2018-2019 sponsors! We are extremely grateful for the love and support we have gotten from each one!
Lockheed Martin - Sponsorship level : PLATINUM
Every day, our 100,000 employees come to work with one focus – our customers’ missions. Whether it's protecting citizens or advancing the boundaries of science, these missions are some of the most important and challenging in the world. We bring an unwavering commitment to help our customers succeed, and it’s that sense of purpose and opportunity to make a difference in the world that drives us every day.
Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science - Sponsorship level : PLATINUM
Concordia is making history. It has become the first university in Canada with an engineering faculty named after a woman. Training the next generation of engineers and computer scientists advancing integrated technologies in a socially responsible manner.
Siemens - Sponsorship level : GOLD
For more than 165 years, Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) has stood for innovative strength, a passion for technology, sustainability, responsibility and an uncompromising commitment to quality and excellence. As a globally operating technology company, we’re rigorously leveraging the advantages that our setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, our businesses are bundled into eight divisions and healthcare as well as wind power as separately managed businesses. As of September 30, 2016, we had around 351,000 employees worldwide. Orders totaled €86.4 billion and revenue was €79.6 billion in fiscal 2015. We operate in 289 major production and manufacturing plants worldwide. In addition, we have office buildings, warehouses, research and development facilities or sales offices in almost every country in the world.
Ericsson - Sponsorship level : GOLD
Our vision is a Networked Society, where every person and every industry is empowered to reach their full potential. At Ericsson, we strive to connect everyone and everything. Because by being connected, people can take active part in the emerging global collaboration that is the Networked Society. Ericsson is the world’s leading provider of technology and services to telecom operators. With more than 110,000 professionals, and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. Our services, software and infrastructure – especially in mobility, broadband and the cloud – are enabling the communications industry and other sectors to do better business, increase efficiency, improve their users’ experience and capture new opportunities. It is our job to take the lead in enabling this, and we are shaping our decisions around that. By enabling the Networked Society, we make a real difference to people’s lives, and the world we live in.
BBA - Sponsorship level : GOLD
For 35 years, BBA has been offering a wide range of consulting engineering and project management services, from project definition to commissioning. The firm’s expertise is recognized in the fields of energy, mining and metals, and oil, gas and chemicals. BBA relies on a team of seasoned experts to transform complex problems into practical, innovative and sustainable solutions. BBA is supported by a network of offices across Canada to better serve its clients and carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.
Societe Generale - Sponsorship level : GOLD
Societe Generale supports 31 million individuals, professionals, companies and institutional investors worldwide, placing Corporate Social Responsibility, innovation and digital technology at the heart of its activities to continuously enhance the client experience, advance the economy and contribute to development.
CFSG - Sponsorship level : SILVER
Pour contrer le problème de la sous-représentation féminine dans le domaine des sciences et du génie (SG), le Conseil de recherches en sciences naturelles et en génie du Canada (CRSNG) a créé le programme de chaires pour les femmes en sciences et en génie (CFSG) en 1996. Les cinq chaires formées grâce à ce programme visent au moyen de leurs activités à accroître le recrutement, la rétention et la progression des femmes en SG. C'est depuis le 1er mai 2015 que Eve Langelier, titulaire de la Chaire pour les femmes en sciences et en génie au Québec, et son équipe travaillent activement à accroître la représentation féminine en SG.
TRU Simulation + Training - Sponsorship level : SILVER
TRU Simulation + Training is the sum of many parts. Our industry-leading training devices, programs and support are fueled by the legacy of our parent company, Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), a Fortune 500 name known for Bell, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker and Textron Systems. Our predecessor companies include AAI in Goose Creek, South Carolina, Mechtronix in Montreal, Canada, Opinicus in Lutz, Florida and ProFlight in Carlsbad, California.
Anglehart & al. - Sponsorship level : BRONZE
Anglehart & al. is here to help innovators realise the full potential of their intellectual property. They follow your vision of how you want your business to grow and we create a strategic plan for your intellectual property.
Munvo - Sponsorship level : BRONZE
Munvo is a leading consulting firm helping clients improve their marketing capabilities through a combination of technology implementations, management consulting and marketing run services. In addition, MunvoLab develops products and connectors for Adobe, IBM and SAS Marketing Solutions.
Sustainability Action Fund : BRONZE
The Sustainability Action Fund (SAF) is a student run fee levy group at Concordia University. The organization collects approximately $205,000 of revenues a year from undergraduate (25-cent-per-credit) and graduate ($1.25 per term) fee levies. The majority of funding goes to support projects to develop sustainable infrastructure, urban agriculture, community-building, and education surrounding environmental and community issues, with the long-term goal of inspiring and developing a culture of sustainability at Concordia University.