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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

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2017 Videos

Provincial 3MT® Competition 2017

The Ontario 3MT® competition was held at the University of Waterloo on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Ololade Sanusi won fourth place, becoming the university's first-ever 3MT® participant to advance to the national finals!

Internal Competition 2017

Our final internal 3MT® competition was held on Thursday, March 23, 2017.

3MT® Winner

Ololade Sanusi

Program: Doctor of Philosophy, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Title: Next-Generation Wireless Blood Sterilization Systems

Second Place Winner

Sancgeetha Kulaseharan    

Program: Master of Science, Modelling and Computational Science
Title: Computational Approaches to Detect Focal Cortical Dysplasia (FCD) in Children with Epilepsy using MRI

People's Choice Winner

Emma DePasquale    

Program: Master of Health Sciences
Title: Are We Really Like Our Parents?


Eryn Frawley   

Program: Master of Science, Modelling and Computational Science
Title: Birds of a Feather Flock Together: How Animal Groups are Formed

Kristopher Knopf  

Program: Master of Health Sciences
Title: A Pilot Spontaneous Breathing Trial Initiative in the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit at SickKids

Michael Miljanovic

Program: Doctor of Philosophy, Computer Science
Title: Adaptive Serious Games for Computer Science Education